Manufacturing Institute

By MMH Staff · December 19, 2016
Survey finds 89% of students were more aware of manufacturing jobs in their communities after Manufacturing Day.
By MMH Staff · November 1, 2016
Students, educators and officials from Connecticut and Massachusetts explore first-hand how making things takes teamwork, creativity and skills.
By MMH Staff · October 28, 2016
Nation’s largest manufacturing association represents small, medium and large manufacturers in every industrial sector across all 50 states.
By MMH Staff · March 2, 2016
Pam Nielsen managed volume growth of 35% over five years, developed Sealed Air's Lean Six Sigma program and cut quote delivery time by nearly 80%.
By MMH Staff · March 1, 2016
The Manufacturing Institute will honor 130 women with STEP Ahead awards for the fourth time.
By MMH Staff · February 5, 2016
Tour highlighted opportunity, growth, innovation and changing perceptions of manufacturing.
By MMH Staff · December 7, 2015
81% of students surveyed are more convinced manufacturing provides careers that are both interesting and rewarding.
By MMH Staff · April 29, 2015
The October 2 event is intended to improve public perception of manufacturing by coordinating awareness-raising activities at a variety of locations across the country
By MMH Staff · March 20, 2015
STEP Ahead Award honors women in the manufacturing industry.
By MMH Staff · March 3, 2015
Manufacturing Institute on track to issue 500,000 industry certifications almost a year before its original goal.
By MMH Staff · August 8, 2014
National event is organized at the local level with open house tours, educational programs, professional conferences and job fairs.
By MMH Staff · December 10, 2013
Get Skills to Work program aims to train and match 100,000 veterans to manufacturing jobs by 2015.
By Josh Bond · February 22, 2013
Survey results highlight perceptions of manufacturing careers, where women make up just 24.8% of the workforce.
By MMH Staff · October 27, 2011
The Manufacturing Institute, the affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers, has announced new partners in the development of the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics career pathway in manufacturing.
By Jeff Berman · October 26, 2011
With the United States manufacturing base accounting for roughly 11 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), domestic manufacturers are not only dealing with a declining base on the home front, they are also facing major disadvantages when it comes to doing business in the United States compared to global competitors.
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