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Security threats in manufacturing are at the forefront of all business leaders’ concerns. Internal and external attacks have increased due to the competitive nature of the market as well as increased use of technology throughout the industry. While threat of hacking and data breach is rampant, internal security issues are also important to plan for… Read more »

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Are you looking to transition to a career in the industrial sector? First and foremost, you need to have the relevant training and experience that a specific job calls for from applicants. But don’t short change the importance of soft skills or skills that are easily transferrable from other job markets. Interviewers will likely ask… Read more »

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While focusing on employee retention is a valuable goal for any company, sometimes it is inevitable that certain positions will retain a higher turnover rate than others. Part of doing business is understanding your clients and your employees. A smart response for employers is to develop a reliable hiring pipeline to ensure the availability of… Read more »

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generations, technologies have been fast improving, and applications for the storing of energy are wide ranging, from powering electric cars to helping utilities balance power loads. The fact is that batteries are a staple of the energy market, and they aren’t likely to disappear from the scene any time soon. Here are a few reasons… Read more »

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The energy industry is changing, fast. The rise in demand for renewable energy (both politically and locally) has resulted in increased development, investment, and financial incentives for both. Despite a market glut in fossil fuels, wind and solar power seem to be hitting their stride. This year seems to be headed toward record breaking, both… Read more »

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Looking for some fun ideas to attract new manufacturing recruits? Consider hosting a Manufacturing Day at your company. It can help to spread the word that you are looking to hire and also help to change public perception of present day manufacturing. Companies across the country are using these events as a great way to… Read more »

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Do you even feel that the products and processes at work are evolving more rapidly now than they ever have in the past? A new and more-efficient technology always seems to be on the rise. A new tool or way to collaborate with your colleagues in real time, or even a new feature on your… Read more »

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Recruitment and hiring unavoidably cost companies a substantial amount of money. Reducing turnover and retaining talent is a common goal for many employers. But occasionally even the most experienced hiring managers onboard someone who they may come to regret hiring. A bad hire can be someone who is not as experienced or qualified as they… Read more »

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As consumers have become more connected and business savvy with information readily available, companies need to focus their outreach efforts in a smart and meaningful manner. With the ability to compare companies and prices easily, companies need to be able to meet the needs of their customers quickly. Social media is one obvious place that… Read more »

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Do you think that networking is only for extroverted personalities? Worried about how your limited professional connections might be holding your career back? It can be tough jumping in at a networking event when you consider yourself to be more of an introvert. But it’s not impossible. Building business relationships is as important to your… Read more »