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Creators Wanted

NAM unveils highly-anticipated campaign to reduce skills gap The National Association of Manufacturers has been busy in February, but it did more than just honor Ivanka Trump this month. The organization, along with its workforce and education partner The Manufacturing Institute, unveiled its “Creators Wanted” campaign Wednesday, an “unprecedented, nationwide” effort to reshape America’s perception […]

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Manufacturing Optimism

Only problem: tackling skills gap becomes even tougher Optimism among manufacturers hits a high again in the latest quarterly survey of the sector. Slightly more than 92% of U.S. manufacturers responding to a survey from the National Association of Manufacturers say they are either “somewhat or very positive” about their companies’ outlooks, a record high. […]

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Manufacturing Legislative Excellence Award recipients announced

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), the largest manufacturing association in the U.S., has announced the recipients of the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. The award honors members of Congress who demonstrate support for policies that “enhance the ability of U.S. manufacturers to succeed in the global economy.” In the 113th Congress, 278 senators and representatives earned this distinction. […]

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Manufacturing summit opens tomorrow in Washington, D.C.

The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) 2014 Manufacturing Summit will open tomorrow in Washington, D.C. The two-day event will feature manufacturers from across the country that plan to meet with legislators and advocate policies that “play a critical role in the nation’s economic growth.” Last year, more than 550 manufacturers of all sizes from across the country attended the Manufacturing Summit and […]

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