Workforce Development

One component manufacturer’s designers share their experiences

Spotlight on Manufacturing Efficiency with 4Ward Design & Labor

More than 80 percent of manufacturers are concerned about meeting workforce demands over the next five years. As the gap between available skilled labor and the number of open jobs continues to grow, top component manufacturers are exploring proactive ways to streamline their processes, improve employee training and growth, and increase overall productivity.

Pricing is a delicate subject for anyone in the manufacturing business. It’s basically taboo for competitors to discuss and can lead to potential legal trouble.

CMs share their perspectives on giving tours to students

Mainstream websites cast a broad net – SBCA offers a better approach

A hands-on approach introduces students to the opportunities available in component manufacturing.

Go back to your alma mater.

One CM’s creative recruiting leaves no stone unturned

As you hone your WFD tools, one CM shares a reminder: Don’t forget about the importance of developing meaningful relationships with the people right in front of you.