Skip to content

Category: Manufacturing

Human Capital in 2021 and Beyond

Forecasting is at the front of every business’s collective effort right now. What’s coming next? What are the latest trends? How can we prepare for the future? One of the most relevant topics to come to the fore is human…

Read More »

A Brief History of Women in Manufacturing

In honor of Women’s History Month, we wanted to discuss the history of women in manufacturing in the U.S. A historically male-dominated industry, women, who make up roughly 47% of the national workforce, consist of less than a third of…

Read More »

How to Prepare for the Future of Work

One of the largest responsibilities of any business is to keep looking ahead: continually forecasting, predicting, and preparing for the future. But the Covid-19 pandemic meant that many were barely treading water. It has dramatically impacted the way we work,…

Read More »

Automation & Augmentation: Trends for 2021

For the last several years, workers around the country and around the globe have been uniting behind the same rallying cry: “the robots are taking our jobs!” Automation, augmentation, and AI technology are quickly growing trends in the workplace. Indeed,…

Read More »

Top 10 HVAC Companies

As the northern part of the nation moves into wintertime, it’s important to have a reliable HVAC contractor to carry you through these colder months. And of utmost importance these days is the cleanliness of your air, especially in a…

Read More »

State of the Industry: Signage & Manufacturing

We can all breath a sigh of relief: 2020 is finally nearing its end. This year has been a rollercoaster of events—read: the COVID-19 pandemic, the election, wildfires in the western U.S., and other events—many of which have impacted the…

Read More »

Integrating the New Normal During COVID-19

The Global Pandemic of Covid-19 began in China, the “Factory of the World”. China has begun reopening its operations and has given the rest of the world some insight into what production looks like during the Covid-19 pandemic. “Normal” as…

Read More »

Millennial Purchasing Power | The Social Impact

At 73.1 million strong, Millennials are the largest living generation. Currently, in their mid-twenties to late-thirties, Millennials have a combined consumer purchasing power of $600 billion, a number that is projected to rise to $1.4 trillion by 2020. Because of…

Read More »

Millennial Purchasing Power | The Big Picture

In this three-part blog series, we will discuss the Millennial generation in regard to their consumer purchasing power and within the B2B workforce. We will first explore their discretionary income in the marketplace as consumers. Next, we will develop a…

Read More »