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Rich Stape
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CTE, Apprenticeship Programs Can Help Restore Middle Class Economy
By Glenn Marshall January 30, 2017 America
for more than four decades has seen middle-class households shrinking
from 61% in 1971 to 50% in 2015 as reported by the Pew Research Center .
 One of the main drivers for the decline in the middle class and the...
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It's Time To Bring Back Skilled Trade Apprentice Programs!
by: Doug Plucknette As I work with teams of operators and skilled trades people
performing RCM analyses at companies around the world at some point in
time as we are discussing the failure modes and effects I might ask the
question; how does your company...
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"Where do we find machinists if work comes back from abroad?"
 This is a long but good read if you ever want to offer a view about the importance of a machinist: by: Kirk Gordon A few months ago, I posted a few thoughts about some of the skills and discipline it takes to be what I call a "real" machinist. 
(See "Re: N...
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Here are the reasons you can't find a CNC Programmer or Machinist.
I hear it all the time. "We can't find people to fill our positions..." As a professional involved in Manufacturing for the past twenty
years, I've noticed a few trends in the industry. One of these trends is
the dwindling supply of qualified CNC Programm...
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Why We Desperately Need To Bring Back Vocational Training In Schools Nicholas Wyman ,   Contributor I write about job skills and training in the 21st-century workplace.  Throughout most of U.S. history, American high school students were
routinely taught v...
Manufacturing Ohio
Manufacturing Ohio
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I'm back!
Sorry for the long duration of non-posting activity.  I have been hospitalized for about one year and am home recovering.  I will begin to scour the internet for article regarding manufacturing and specifically posts about manufacturing training.  Thanks fo...
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Manufacturing's Youth Problem
July 2, 2015 Laura Putre On Easter weekend in downtown Greenville, South Carolina, with all
the gleeful grade-schoolers streaming into the streets, “you would have
thought they were giving away free puppies,” says Jennifer Miller. But
the puppy handout w...
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The death of shop class
Scenes like this are happening less often in our high schools   by Mark E Anderson   This past week I attended my class reunion. On Saturday morning we took a
tour of my alma mater, Madison East High School—GO PURGOLDERS! Many
things had changed in the sc...
The death of shop class
The death of shop class
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More high schools teach manufacturing skills
Paul Davidson , USA TODAY 10:33 a.m. EST November 12, 2014 WHEELING, ILL. — Javier Tamayo looks like a journeyman machinist as
he briskly turns a wrench to replace a chipped tool in a computerized
cutting device at Bridgestone's metal parts factory here. ...
More high schools teach manufacturing skills
More high schools teach manufacturing skills
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America's Advanced Industries: New Challenges for a New Manufacturing
Feb 3, 2015 Travis Hessman  | IndustryWeek Manufacturing has changed. Yesterday's
concept of the dark, dirty, dangerous and dull manufacturing industry –
a siloed industry of production in isolation from service and
technology – no longer bears any resem...
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