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Published: 9/22/2017

Are Your Apprentices Registered with the DOL?
A U.S. Department of Labor presentation about registered apprenticeships spurred discussion among Chicago AMBA members about the need for more effective ways to boost representation in order to boost interest in moldmaking as a career.

Published: 9/15/2017

“Top Shops” Human Resources Honoree Offers Two Creative Tips for Employee Prospecting
Go to where you might discover the candidates who could turn into strong players in your shop. You have to plant seeds, the shop owner says.

Published: 9/4/2017

Labor Day and the Real Rosie
Today’s your day to sit back and take pride in what you do for a living, moldmakers. Happy Labor Day.

Published: 6/16/2017

Manufacturing News of Note: June 2017
Sandvik Coromant and Zimmerman appoint new presidents, DeVry University launches advanced manufacturing classes, and more industry news.

Published: 6/15/2017

Complete "Reality Redesigned" Student Manufacturing Competition Series Now Streaming Online
The live competition created by Edge Factor involves junior high and high school students meeting challenges in engineering and manufacturing. Representatives from Mastercam, NIMS and MMS judge the competition. Watch the entire series for free.

Published: 6/13/2017

New Tech, New Talent at GF Machining
This year’s annual open house marked the debut of not only a new series of wire EDMs, but also an apprenticeship program designed to serve as a pipeline of application and service engineers for years to come.

Published: 6/2/2017

Lights, Smart Phone, RECRUIT!
Elena Valentine, CEO of Chicago-based Skill Scout Inc., an experiential hiring firm, gives manufacturers some valuable tips about how to attract and hire the next generation workforce.

Published: 5/25/2017

Throwback Thursday: Dreadful Losses and Rare Opportunities
The headline of this week’s Throwback smacks of mystery and intrigue – like some suspense films – and yet back in May 2009 there existed just that: dreadful losses and rare opportunities. But what about today?

Published: 5/10/2017

A Manufacturing Evolution
Looking for a way to introduce modern manufacturing to the next generation?

Published: 4/28/2017

Student-Run Manufacturing Business to Host Open House May 3
Visit Cardinal Manufacturing to see a self-funded manufacturing program within a Wisconsin public high school.

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