It is nice to see some positive press on economic recovery in Michigan; particularly with respect to Manufacturing. Click on this link to read the article: Michigan Recovery Among Tops in Nation
Check out this interesting video on how the Millennial generation views Manufacturing. The video is titled, “Help Wanted: Millennials Manufacture The Future.”
In the next two years, 400,000 men and women will leave the military. For many of these individuals, they have the skills, work ethic and team mentality that is well suited for manufacturing positions. With the growing number of manufacturing jobs available, this seems like the potential for a winning combination. For a great read, check out “How Veterans Could Help Manufacturing Fix The Skills Gap” by Joel Hans, Managing Editor, Manufacturing.net.
As we enter spring, there is more positive momentum for the Manufacturing sector. For more information, please read “ISM: Manufacturing Springs Into Production“, by Jon Minnick, ISM Associate Editor”.
After a tough January thanks to our friend Mother Nature, things appear to be back on track for the Manufacturing Sector. Check out the article, “U.S. Factory Output Rose in Feb. By Most in 6 Months“, by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer.