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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 »

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The energy industry has been on the brink of massive change for years. The falling prices of renewable energy, the rising cost of carbon generation, the growing political concern over climate change, and the transformation of energy storage capabilities have taken us that much closer to the future of energy production. With all the upheaval… Read more »

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The job market has changed substantially to reflect today’s project and skills-focused business climate. Professionals are no longer starting with a company fresh out of school and sticking with them through to retirement. Rather, workers advance through their career by taking on new and interesting challenges, often with different employers. And their resumes often look… Read more »

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So, you just got a call from a recruiter. Surprised? You shouldn’t be! Recruiters are constantly on the lookout for talented professionals like yourself to meet the staffing needs of their clients. Even if you’re not actively looking for a new job, take a moment to hear them out. You might be surprised by what… Read more »

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When looking to hire a mechanical designer for your team, you want to make sure you are asking the right questions to ensure they are a good fit for your crew. As a hiring manager, you need to find the people who are not only most qualified and have the most relevant experience, but also… Read more »