• Cover Story: Recruiting New Employees

    Cover Story: Recruiting New Employees

    Adaptation is the Key to Changing Workforce Demands By Nancy Huddleston Statistically speaking, the odds are stacked against manufacturers when it comes to recruiting new employees: There’s a shortage... read more

  • Feature Story: Focus on Manufacturing

    Feature Story: Focus on Manufacturing

    Real-Time Insights by Real-Time Talent Real-Time Talent is a unique public-private collaborative, whose leaders represent Minnesota’s higher education, workforce system, and key industries. Our aim is to support higher... read more

  • Feature Story: Douglas Finishing’s Panoramic

    Feature Story: Douglas Finishing’s Panoramic

    Check out Douglas Finishing’s Shop Floor www.douglasfinishing.com   Click to view the full image. 1. Entering anodize recipe for computer controlled hoist. 2. Testing a part for anodize thickness.... read more

  • Shop Profile: Lake Engineering

    Shop Profile: Lake Engineering

    Flying High with CBIZ MHM by Melissa DeBilzan Lake Engineering in Minneapolis is known throughout the nation as one of the top machining companies for the aviation industry in... read more

  • Feature Story: A Look Back

    Feature Story: A Look Back

    At Manufacturing in the 1970s by Melissa DeBilzan If you worked at a manufacturing shop in the 1970s, you probably built up a sweat and some dirt under your... read more

E-clusives: State of Manufacturing 2016

Annual Survey Results: It’s About the Economy By Nancy Huddleston What do affordable housing, immigration reform, and depreciation tax...

E-clusives: Global Cities Initiative

Minnesota Reaching Out By B. Kyle The economic recovery is proving to be a work in progress. Policies concerning...