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S10-E3: Need an Executive for a Dump Truck or an Ambulance?

The Skills Gap presents great challenges in finding skilled technicians and another level of complexity finding skilled executives to oversee everything from concept and design to unique body building and customer delivery of vocational vehicles. With a truck body at its core, vocational vehicles are designed to suit a particular purpose, such as dump trucks, ambulances, fire engines, handicapped buses, or other specific uses. Hear more as Lew Weiss and Tim Grady interview John Parden, ...

New Jersey Manufacturers Collaborate To Accelerate Apprenticeship Programs

There’s a talent crisis taking place all throughout the manufacturing industry, affecting nearly every industrial sector in the United States. Manufacturers and educational institutions are coming together in order to find a solution. On August 23rd, 2017, Manufacturing Talk Radio was lucky enough to attend one of these events aimed at improving education and furthering apprenticeship programs throughout the state of New Jersey. The ManufactureNJ Apprenticeship Accelerator Program brought ...