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Attract And Retain New Manufacturing Talent

The skills gap continues to plague the manufacturing industry. Manufacturers just can't seem to attract or retain the modern manufacturing workforce they need. A lack of interest in manufacturing, as well as the public's perception, has thwarted off new talent for years. As manufacturers attempt to shed light on what the modern manufacturing industry is all about, more people are beginning to understand that the industry has vast career opportunities and so few resemble a 20th century facility. ...

Manufacturers and The FAST Act

It is no secret America's aging infrastructure is in serious need of an upgrade. A look at infrastructurereportcard.org will show that on average,  America's infrastructure is rated at a D which is a very poor grade. Finally, something is about to be done to correct this issue. The recently approved a $305 billion highway bill and will set aside $233 billion for highway upgrades and another $48 billion on transit projects which will continue until 2019. The highway bill will also reauthor...

Manufacturing Talk Radio In The Media

  Mr. Lewis Weiss is Co-host of Manufacturing Talk Radio and President of All Metals & Forge Group, the principal sponsor of the show. He has more than 45 years in the metals industry as a manufacturer of open die forgings and seamless rolled rings, running a business that sells millions of dollars in forged products globally to OEMs, major manufacturers, mid-size first- and second-tier suppliers, and small metalworking companies. Lewis Weiss puts his experience in manufactur...