Workers are the Biggest Asset in the Evolving Manufacturing Industry

Workers are the Biggest Asset in the Evolving Manufacturing Industry

Photograph by C. Tyson

It’s not your granddad’s factory job anymore. Read more of this post

Manufacturers Had a Good Year and Expect 2015 to Be Better

Manufacturers Had a Good Year and Expect 2015 to Be Better

 

 

 

 

 

Recent data show relative strength in demand and output in the manufacturing sector, with activity levels reflecting improvements since earlier in the year. In particular, the latest Institute for Supply Management’s purchasing managers’ index has reflected robust growth in new orders and production since the summer, and employment and pricing pressures appear to be moving in the right direction. The forecast for real GDP and industrial production for 2015 also show promise, both of which are anticipated to expand by roughly 3% next year. Read more of this post

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