Did you know that by 2025, two million manufacturing jobs are expected to be available if more young people don’t seek an education in STEM and a career in manufacturing? The Smartforce Student Summit at IMTS 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago,… Read More ›
One of the best resources for students participating in the MTConnect Student Challenge are the webinars MTConnect has generously provided to give students an insider look into the manufacturing industry. Produced by manufacturing professionals with years of experience, the webinars… Read More ›
Guest Post with Cisco-Eagle: How Are You Incorporating Millennials Into Your Manufacturing Labor Force?
Millennials are poised and ready to take over the manufacturing labor force in the not-so-distant future. Here’s a look at how to recruit, train, and work alongside Millennial workers to come out a step ahead. Let’s be frank: The Millennial… Read More ›
Calling all Centennial State STEM students and advocates! There will be a grand opening expo for the Community College of Denver’s Advanced Manufacturing Center this upcoming MFG Day on October 6th. They will be debuting new equipment in their impressive… Read More ›
Ever since we did the Instagram challenge at the 2014 Smartforce Student Summit, we’ve been having so much fun seeing how other STEM focused groups and organizations share what they’re up to with beautiful pictures and fun videos on everyone’s… Read More ›
A new article from the Wall Street Journal discussed how many skilled factory positions allow young people, and those re-entering the workforce, to earn a good living without accumulating big college debts. Despite being in an era of automation, the… Read More ›