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Weekly Wrap Up for August 17th, 2018

Today’s guest is Mark Dohnalek, President & CEO of Pivot International, a US-based, global product design, engineering, and manufacturing firm with strengths in industrial design, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and software development. In this episode Mr. Dohnalek talks with hosts Lew and Tim about growth through acquisition and how what they are doing at Pivot has ...

Weekly Wrap Up for August 10th, 2018

Host Lew Weiss welcomes Tim Fiore, Chair of the Institute for Supply Management Manufacturing Business Survey Committee with an unprecedented look inside look at the ISM Manufacturing Report On Business for July 2018. Don’t miss this live report for a deep dive into the report and take a close look at the latest developments through the world of manufacturing. Here Are Some of This Week's ...

Weekly Wrap Up for July 27th, 2018

Host Lew Weiss welcomes Craig Cegielski and John Silveria from The American Center for Student Run Manufacturing Businesses to talk about their amazing solution to the manufacturing skills gap in America. Their program creates a self-funding, self-sustaining student run business with local industry partners. Students run every part of the business from using CAD/CAM software, welding, machine ...

Weekly Wrap Up for July 20th, 2018

Norbert Ore, Director and Head of Industry Surveys for Strategas Research Partners who returns to provide comparative commentary on 18 Purchasing Managers Index reports that are compiled worldwide. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories Tiny Fish Halts Construction of Toyota-Mazda Factory The spring pygmy sunfish seldom reaches more than an inch in size. More important is the fact ...

Weekly Wrap Up July 13th, 2018

Conrad Mercurius, Coordinator of Advanced Manufacturing Tech, joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the programs available at Raritan Valley Community College for students to improve their knowledge of advanced manufacturing, and the participation of employers. This Week's Top Stories in Manufacturing New 3D Printing “Manufacturing Innovation Center” To Open In Maryland The ...

Weekly Wrap Up for July 6th, 2018

Listen to the other half of the supply chain equation that accounts for 70 to 88% of the U.S. economy when host Tim Grady speaks with Anthony Nieves, ISM committee chair on the Non-Manufacturing Report On Business. Gain key insights into what is happening and the outlook for purchasing managers as the second half of 2018 begins. Here Are Some of This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories Ano...

Weekly Wrap Up for June 29th, 2018

The Trump Tariffs to protect America are hurting Americans instead. Tariffs on steel and aluminum are driving up prices of goods Made in America. New tariffs proposed by the administration will all but erase the tax cut benefits by driving up prices of goods coming from China and further fuel inflation which is at the highest level in this economic cycle. Hear Lew Weiss and Tim Grady, hosts ...

Weekly Wrap Up for June 22nd, 2018

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2,905,500  recordable cases of workplace injuries and 4,836 deaths were reported in 2015. Some number of these were preventable, and many were heat-related. Terry DeRise is the Manufacturing Director at Portacool, LLC for portable evaporative cooler manufacturing. Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady discuss hazard assessment and solution with ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 15th, 2018

Jason McNew, CEO of Stronghold Cybersecurity joins co-hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss cybersecurity threats to U.S. manufacturing, data for sale on the dark web, and other security concerns for business and industry online. Here Are Some Of This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories The Boom Continues as the Manufacturing Sector Adds a 18,000 Jobs in May Statistics from the Bureau of ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 8th, 2018

Sharlene Vichness is founder and president of Language Directions, LLC, established in 2005. An experienced (NJ certified) instructor of foreign language and adult education, corporate sales professional, and course content innovator, she has had extensive experience conducting training seminars in English, foreign language, verbal communication, and cultural competency skills. Ms. Vichness ...