A survey of manufacturers in the middle market shows that continuing confidence amongst U.S. consumers and global economic growth are helping to fuel an upbeat mood amongst American [...]
An enterprise-wide digital supply chain can lead to a 20% reduction of procurement costs, a 50% reduction in supply chain costs, and an increase in revenue of 10%
"We need to add HEART to STEM" to be more competitive as a country in the global economy. HEART meaning Hands-on, Engaged, Applied, Relevant Training whereas STEM means Science, Technology, [...]
U.S. wage growth for skilled workers slowed slightly in 2017 after four consecutive years of strong wage increases. A moderation in construction activity over 2017 has taken some of the heat off, [...]
Marc Benioff, the CEO of Salesforce.com, believes that if the U.S. had an apprenticeship system like Germany or Australia, it could make a significant dent in the unemployment rate.
Believe it or not, the future is bright! However, manufacturing in America is not without issue, which is why both regional and national associations exist to support and advocate on behalf of [...]