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 Building the Automation Workforce
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Building the Automation Workforce

With a competitive local landscape and a growing skills gap, Michelin has developed an approach that ensures a steady stream of trained automation employees.
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Can a $35 Computer Save Engineering Education?
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Can a $35 Computer Save Engineering Education?

A look at how inexpensive, open-source hardware, software, and computer games are fighting the engineering skills crisis.
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Dawn of the Digital Natives

Tricks and tools from automation suppliers help manufacturers train the young, digitally savvy, next-generation workforce.
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Can Germany Provide Lessons for Bolstering U.S. Manufacturing?
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Can Germany Provide Lessons for Bolstering U.S. Manufacturing?

Some thoughts on how the industrial, economic and educational practices surrounding German manufacturing might be of benefit to the U.S.
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David A. Harvey Memorial Scholarship Awarded to Reading Area Community College

Reading Area Community College in Pennsylvania has been selected to receive the 2015 David A. Harvey Memorial Scholarship.
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Advance Your Mechatronics Skills
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Advance Your Mechatronics Skills

Endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturers, PMMI’s new Motors and Motor Controls mechatronics test is a key element in preparing the current and future workforce to understand and apply advanced manufacturing technologies.
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Manufacturing in America: The State of the Industry
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Manufacturing in America: The State of the Industry

From capital reserves and energy independence to insourcing and rising employment, all factors are aligned to support a long-term upsurge in U.S. manufacturing.
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Girls compete to build the tallest tower that will stand on its own.
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Girls Join Forces to Learn About Engineering

At the Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at Siemens’ West Chicago facility, hundreds of girls got a chance to exercise their brains and collaborative skills in a fun environment.
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From Classroom to Career
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From Classroom to Career

A newly minted engineer, now working at a system integration firm, offers his tips for making a successful transition from college to industry.
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Massive Layoffs: Still a Skills Shortage?

The oil and gas industry is facing significant job cutbacks. Considering that fact, fewer companies name the skills shortage as a barrier to growth, according to DNV GL’s latest survey results. But that doesn’t mean they can ignore the issue.
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