Mold Making: Your Road To Success

Mold Making - Your Road To Success is an educational video targeted at youth who are considering their career choices.

How One College Meets the Need for Trained Manufacturing Hands

One obstacle to training the next generation of machine operators and engineers is exposing them to the variety of machine types and controls they are likely to encounter when they are hired. A community college in Illinois has the answer—training machines from Emco Maier with exchangeable control panels.

New Talent, New Services Build on Solid Foundation

At Superior Tooling, scientific mold sampling is a natural extension of a scientific mold manufacturing process. Meanwhile, the company is more excited than ever about a new apprenticeship program.

"Your Career CAN Make a Difference" Video Hits Home at NPE

Our "MoldMaking Matters: Your Career Can Make a Difference" video project with Creative Technology, NyproMold, AMBA, SPI and SPE's Mold Making and Mold Design Division, makes its debut at NPE2015. Attendees and exhibitors grab DVDs and manuals to share with their local communities as a recruitment tool for attracting the next generation of workers.

One More Problem?

Is it a big problem that a growing number of young people don’t seem to be mechanically inclined or handy in general?

New Recruitment Tool on How Moldmaking Careers Make a Difference

The concept was to allow young professionals currently working in our industry to share their own personal journeys and thereby help educate a future generation of workers about the fulfilling, lucrative career opportunities available in mold manufacturing. We thought the best way to convey these stories would be through a video, so we sought support from key moldmaking organizations to help this idea come to life.

MoldMaking Matters: Your Career Can Make a Difference

Watch the Video: This recruitment tool highlights careers in moldmaking and is designed to attract the next generation of workers.

Working on the Workforce

Editorial Advisory Board (EAB) Insight

The Cardinal Rule of Workforce Development

Maybe the industry needs more soft skills than technical skills.

Video: Mentees and Mentors Describe Manufacturing Careers

Video promoting manufacturing careers highlights young people who have chosen this work, and the plants and schools that employ and teach them.