TRAINING & PERSONNEL

Workforce Development at a Small Shop, Big Shop

Learn about the tactics a small shop and a large one use to develop and retain their employees.
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NEWS

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Supports Workshops for Warriors

The company recently contributed several Romer measurement arms for use in the organization’s industrial metrology training.
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NEWS

NTMA Offers Healthcare Coverage to Members and Their Employees

The plans include medical, dental, life, vision and disability insurance.
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How One Small Shop Develops Shopfloor Talent

Here are a few of the workforce development practices a 30-person shop uses to grow its own shopfloor talent while providing pathways to manufacturing careers.
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The Drug Testing Dilemma

Even if attitudes are shifting toward greater tolerance of drug use, manufacturing employers see little choice but to keep up their screening.
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NEWS

CamInstructor Announces New Online CNC Training Courses

The bundle covers Mastercam, Solidworks, CNC programming and operation of Haas machine tools.
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Shop Greenery Gives New Meaning to “Plant” Floor

Plants assist with the mood of the shop and quality of the air. Here are a few additional innovations at the shop we covered this month for its application of data-driven manufacturing.
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Measurement

AUKOM Is Coming to the United States

The AUKOM coordinate metrology training standard originated in Germany, but it could become the de facto, global training method for future production metrologists.
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Do Not Underestimate Your Value to Customers, and Other Advice for Shops

Sharing a few of the takeaways from the recent NTMA Sales and Marketing Conference.
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Shop Management Software

Top Shops Benchmarking: Providing Direction, Gaging Performance

Top Shops benchmarking data helps guide shops’ improvement efforts and enables them to gage where they rank among industry-leading machining businesses.
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