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Bemidji Business Community Meets Up To Discuss The State Of Manufacturing
Survey: Minnesota companies worry about attracting talent; BHS Career Academies can help, officials say
Minnesota manufacturers are confident about the future, but according to a survey presented Wednesday in Bemidji, concerns over the workforce remain.
Manufacturers are optimistic about their future, but workforce shortages are still a concern
Enterprise Minnesota President and CEO Bob Kill presented the findings of his organization's Tenth Annual State of Manufacturing survey at St. Cloud Technical & Community College Tuesday.
Apprenticeships and two-year degrees are calling -- is anyone listening?
For decades, the beating drum of career guidance has led many young people down one path: Four-year degree. Office job. Four-year degree. Office job.
Current state of manufacturing brings optimism to Iron Range business
To say that times are good for Minnesota manufacturers would be an understatement, according to the 2018 State of Manufacturing Survey.
Manufacturers concerned for child care
Of greater concern to rural Minnesota manufacturers than their metro counterparts is the lack of daycare options for employees.
Survey show MN manufacturers concerned about worker shortage
Manufacturers across the state are optimistic about their immediate future, according to the results of the annual State of Manufacturing survey conducted by Enterprise Minnesota, but that optimism is clouded by a “crisis” that looms in its future — the workforce force crisis.
Manufacturers Meet to Talk Solutions to Challenges the Industry Faces
Manufacturers from around the region came together in Owatonna Tuesday to talk about solutions to challenges they face.
Recent survey of manufacturing indicates impending workforce shortage
When it comes to the future of manufacturing those in the industry are confident their companies can grow. The problem is finding the people to fill the jobs that can allow that growth to occur.
Manufacturing is about people, not machines
On the whole, Minnesota’s manufacturing industry is booming. Enterprise Minnesota, a consulting organization that works with small and mid-sized manufacturers, recently released its 10th annual State of Manufacturing survey and found that in southern Minnesota, more than half of us who responded are planning to expand our organizations in 2018.