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As more and more devices are connected to the Internet, and therefore to each other, the manufacturing industry is experiencing quite the revolution. Whether we’re talking about web-connected machinery or automated processes, these technological innovations in the workplace are changing the way business is done in the manufacturing sector. Whether you are a manager in… Read more »

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One of the top issues every manager is concerned about when it comes to supervising their workforce is turnover. How do you retain top talent and keep employees interested and engaged in their work? If your default answer is based entirely on financial incentives, you are likely missing out on a huge opportunity. The energy… Read more »

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Big data is providing a unique and valuable perspective on the workings of the manufacturing industry. While the majority of day-to-day manufacturing work may seem pretty hands-on, manufacturers have a lot to learn from the tech industry, such as how to increase profits, reduce waste, optimize efficiency, and correcting process flaws. Today’s article provides and… Read more »

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Worker health and safety is a growing industry priority, and not just for employers concerned about insurance and claims. Employees should know about how their safety and wellbeing on the job site is being managed both on a policy level as well as on the ground. Today’s article goes over the basics of OHSA and… Read more »

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Today we’re going to take a closer look at one of the job profiles currently available with Global Power. We are looking to place a talented and experienced sales manager with the power manufacturing company, Koontz-Wagner in Houston, Texas. This job is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing leadership team and further develop skills… Read more »

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There are few things more unsettling than working in an industry where your job security is constantly on the line. External factors such as the economy and global trends can have a significant impact on the success of your career in many different industries. But if you’re looking for stable work with long-term growth potential,… Read more »

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Manufacturing jobs have gotten a pretty bad rap over the years. There are a ton of clichés that blue collar work has come to be known by – including that jobs are dirty, low paying, and hard labor. It’s also thought to be an industry more friendly to men than to women. But times and… Read more »

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You might have been under the impression that the manufacturing industry is made of dirty, low-skill, low-pay work. Manufacturing has developed a bit of a bad reputation over the years, and while it’s true that some jobs are rougher around the edges than others, a lot of the clichéd impressions of the actual work in… Read more »

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If you are considering entering the manufacturing industry, but are concerned that jobs are generally low paying, you might be surprised to learn that the field is actually quite competitive. Blue collar work such as manufacturing has developed a bad reputation for being labor-intense and generally low-reward work. Perhaps this was once true, many years… Read more »

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Nuclear power has long been a source of controversy in the United States. While it is a dependable and low-carbon source of electricity, it is also expensive, and requires stringent oversight and management. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, nuclear power is a likely source of clean energy that will help the U.S. reduce… Read more »