Tag: Bureau of Labor Statistics


Manufacturing Continued its Steady Climb in the Last Jobs Report

April 5, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Last Friday brought us the March 2022 jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and while we didn’t make a big deal out of it, it was a low-key pleasant development for the health of American economy: The U.S. […]


How Can Manufacturers Recruit More Women?

October 6, 2021

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

It’s not a big secret that women are underrepresented in manufacturing. In 2019, women accounted for 29.4% of all workers in the sector, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. So how can manufacturers bring more women onto the factory […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Factories Lost 18,000 Jobs in March, But That’s Likely Just a Fraction of the Losses to Come

April 3, 2020

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

The Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday released its monthly jobs report, revealing that manufacturing lost 18,000 jobs in March, while the overall economy shed 701,000 jobs. Here’s the problem. These numbers only hint at the losses that have actually […]