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Good OM Reading: The Coming Robot Apocalypse?

Merrill Lynch just sent me a 300 page report the firm recently released called Robot Revolution – Global Robot & AI Primer. It makes for fascinating reading. 299 more words

Chapter 7

Caterpillar update: Still crawling

EA highlights 4 points of impact from expected downsizing

It has not been a good week for Caterpillar, Inc.

The brand has suffered a number of unprecedented- if expected- difficulties that now accompany the impending layoffs it… 598 more words

Business Briefs

Notices about recruitment in manufacturing industry

Over the next 10 years, Saudi Arabia will need to fill 3.5 million manufacturing jobs, but 2 million of those jobs are likely to go unfilled due to lack of skilled employees. 452 more words

Manufacturing Manpower

My Story.............

My story on MFG Day .com

Ed Doherty- CNC Machinist and Instructor, Suncoast Technical College

I did not go to college as planned back in the early 70’s in Boston metro area. 173 more words

Machine Shop

Trouble is brewing in Manufacturing - unless we train for skilled jobs

The Growing Skills Gap in Manufacturing

Industry leaders battle an outdated perception of manufacturing work.

Army Trail Road, in Chicago’s western suburbs, is dotted with metal fabrication plants — production facilities offering high-tech manufacturing jobs at living wages. 1,168 more words

Machine Shop

American Made: Why Making Things Will Return Us to Greatness

We have heard how manufacturing can bring back the U.S. economy to greatness several times now (like from  the Alliance for American Manufacturing), but the latest iteration of this idea is found in this 2015 book called: “American Made: Why Making Things Will Return Us to Greatness”. 1,651 more words

Made In Usa

New Record In Waiters And Bartenders Masks First Manufacturing Drop In Over 2 Years

By Tyler Durden – Re-Blogged From ZeroHedge.com

In August, the reality of the oil crunch finally caught up with the BLS, when not only did the number of Mining and Logging employees decline again by 10,000 workers to 823K, the lowest since October 2011, an 8-month stretch of consecutive declines last seen during the previous recession driven by the ongoing weakness in the oil patch and the US shale drilling sector… 220 more words

GDP & Employment