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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 »

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Nuclear power is on the rise across the globe. While it has seen its fair share of ups and downs over the past few decades, the climate crisis and political emphasis on clean energy is putting pressure on the industry. Yet we have seen a number of early retirements of well-operated nuclear energy facilities including… Read more »

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The skills gap is a concern many employers have to deal with on a regular basis. They say good workers are hard to find, particularly with experience in the manufacturing industry. This is in part due to a lack of high-quality training opportunities available to students and professionals alike. With the amount of engineering candidates… Read more »

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In the hustle and bustle of everyday business, workplace safety can become assumed. This is particularly true if there are few incidents to draw attention to problems in safety protocols. Without red flags to bring attention to issues, everyone can think the programs in place are working. But that might not be the case. A… Read more »

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You know what makes you unique as a potential candidate in the energy industry. But are you communicating your individuality to prospective employers? Companies want to know what makes you special, enough to search online for job candidates in order to gather more information in their search. How can you create a great online brand… Read more »

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Engineers might not be marketed for their soft skills, but these abilities and qualities are critical for applicants in all areas of expertise. Each industry and profession depends on a unique set of skills that are not necessarily taught in a university setting. Engineers, in order to advance within their career, and in order to… Read more »