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Episode 30: Misconceptions About Manufacturing

Patricia Lee, Director of Marketing for the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl. and its charitable foundation Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs. Patricia is also the marketing lead for the national Manufacturing Day program which FMA co-produces. MFG DAY addresses common misconceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, in a coordinated effort, what manufacturing is — and what it isn’t. By working together during and after ...

Episode 26: ISM Report on Business

On our August 5th show, returning guest Brad Holocomb, Chair of the ISM Manufacturing Business Survey Committee discussed the latest ISM Manufacturing Report on Business, the surge in manufacturing and the future with Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady.

Episode 20: Supply Chain Purchasing and OSHA Safety Equipment

Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady talk to Bill Michels, President of ISM Services about how ISM provides training and development support for supply chain purchasing to companies in and outside of the manufacturing industry. Also in the is broadcast, Gil Truesdale from Orr Safety. Gil will discuss how his company helps manufacturing entities with their OSHA regulated safety issues by supplying personal protective equipment.

Episode 19: Bringing Good, Well Paying Jobs Back to America

How do we bring back good manufacturing jobs to America? Reshoring is essentially the opposite of offshoring, it is a term used to describe the act of bringing back offshored manufacturing to a country. Harry Moser from The Reshoring Initiative joins MFG Talk Radio to talk about bringing good, well-paying manufacturing jobs back to America. Daniel Feiman's organization Build It Backwards provides a unique approach to management and training consulting services.