Tag: millennials

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Generation Z More Likely Than Millennials to Pursue Work in Manufacturing, Poll Finds

July 18, 2019

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Millennials are over — the next generation is about to enter the workforce, and new polling reveals they could be more likely than their immediate predecessors to enter manufacturing. Leaning2Lead (L2L), a data and software analysis company, found that 27 […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Public Perception of Manufacturing Appears to Be Changing

July 16, 2019

Via: Automation World

There is a massive movement underway as the manufacturing community works to change its reputation as a dark, dirty and dangerous place. With a looming skills shortage threatening the future of every segment, companies are doing their best to change […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

How to Lead Millennials, the Future Leaders of Industry

March 26, 2018

Via: Industry Week

What the heck is the problem with kids today? That’s the question Baby Boomers would like to know about millennials, the generation set to outnumber them next year. And it’s thinking like this that may be part of the problem. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Will Millennials Change Manufacturing?

December 28, 2017

Via: Industry Week

Dark, dirty and dangerous — mention the 3Ds of old-time manufacturing and HR managers shudder. It’s exactly the image they don’t want the public — or millennials considering careers in manufacturing — to have of the industry. They want to […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Three reasons why manufacturing jobs are suited to millennials

April 13, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

The manufacturing industry has a considerable employment hole to fill due to a looming skills gap. This is a daily fact we are coping with and are well aware of. One of the best ways to combat this issue is […]