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Whether you’ve been looking for a new job during the past couple months or you are just starting as we step into the new year, there are certain things you can do to make sure you increase your chances of landing that next big opportunity. There are also plenty of things you shouldn’t do that… Read more »

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Whether you are looking to hire a manufacturing engineer or looking to become one yourself, this line of work has a number of responsibilities and qualities that make the job unique. Here’s what you need to know to succeed in this position. What Manufacturing Engineers Do Manufacturing engineers are involved in designing and developing any… Read more »

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As a business leader, it is important to provide your team with the motivation and inspiration they need to do their best on the job. Success is built on vision, so make sure you have the industry insight and leadership perspective to achieve the goals you and your team have set for the new year…. Read more »

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Earlier in 2016, OSHA issued an update to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses. There are two parts to this new ruling, the first relating to employee involvement which went into effect on Dec. 1, and the other relating to employer recordkeeping, which will go into effect on Jan. 1 of the new year…. Read more »

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Interested in developing a career in carpentry? You should consider looking into becoming a carpenter foreman. A foreman is someone who supervises other carpenters and coordinates all aspects of a carpentry job. While the job may be physically demanding, it is also highly rewarding. The median salary in 2015 for first-line supervisors of construction trades… Read more »

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What does it take to build a really strong manufacturing team? That’s the question than has been stumping companies for as long as they have been hiring. There are plenty of answers to questions like these, depending on your unique workflow and hiring demographics, but across the board the five best tips we’ve heard for… Read more »

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Metal assembly takes a unique set of skills to be effective on the job. If you are interested in a manufacturing career that puts your assembly and metal-working skills to good use, metal assembly is right up your alley. Pay for assembly work starts at around $11 per hour, but with experience and specialized skills… Read more »

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Job interviews are meant to be tough. You need to bring your A-game to make a good impression. If you are unprepared or caught off guard by some of the more in-depth questions an interviewer might have for you, chances are you won’t perform as well as if you had prepared. Do your homework about… Read more »

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Being a good leader takes more than the vision and decisiveness needed to get the job done. It takes the ability to rally your troops, inspire and motivate your workers, and convince everyone from your coworkers to your clients that they are all working toward the same goals. Seem like a challenge? It should. Good… Read more »

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If you are considering becoming a fabricator, listen up. The manufacturing industry is changing, and fast. The technological revolution along with an increased demand for qualified workers is making employers do whatever they can to recruit the industry’s top talent. While there are a number of education requirements, training and experience required in order to… Read more »