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One of the most powerful arguments in favor of nuclear power is that of the reduced atmospheric pollutants created as a result of nuclear energy generation. As addressing climate change has become a central and critical political objective, so has building a robust energy infrastructure that maintains a low level of CO2 emissions. However, as… Read more »

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That headline might come as a shock to you, but it’s true. According to the International Energy Agency (or IEA) renewable energy made up half of the new power plants as of 2014. Clean energy has become such a buzzword in recent years that many people have begun to tune the phrase out. But this… Read more »

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If you are having difficulty finding the right applicants in response to your job listing, it’s worth rethinking how you are advertising the position. Job descriptions that list too many qualifications and too much information can scare away talented candidates. Overly specific job descriptions can lead to some job candidates simply shying away because they… Read more »

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For many people, the manufacturing industry brings to mind an industrial age and gloomy work environment, full of noise and smoke and down-right terrible working conditions. Public opinion of this modern industry is heavily influenced by movies and historical inaccuracies that are frankly no longer relevant. The U.S. Manufacturing Sector is the eighth largest manufacturing… Read more »

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If you haven’t taken a hard look at your cover letter template lately, it’s a good time to brush up on your elevator pitch. Cover letters are a formal opportunity to introduce yourself to a potential employer. They allow for some context to support the information you provide in your resume. A cover letter should… Read more »

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For many people, the manufacturing industry brings to mind an industrial age and gloomy work environment, full of noise and smoke and down-right terrible working conditions. Public opinion of this modern industry is heavily influenced by movies and historical portrayals that are frankly no longer relevant. The U.S. Manufacturing Sector is the eighth-largest manufacturing economy… Read more »

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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 »