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Interviewing Tips for a Manufacturing Job

Challenges: Leadership, Workforce

Interviewing can be a bit nerve-wrecking, but being prepared beforehand can help ease the anxiety. On this episode of MakingChips TV, Jim Carr lists his 5 interviewing tips that will help you land that dream job.

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Using Hashtags to Expand Your Reach

Challenges: Growth, Technology

Everyone knows what hashtags are. However, not everyone knows how to use hashtags well. Hashtags are the key to discovery on social media. With the right hashtags, you can get your posts in front of new, larger and more engaged audiences.

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Collection Tips For Getting Paid Faster By Customers

Challenges: Leadership, Process

Having problems collecting from your customers? When a customer doesn't pay, the financial loss can play havoc with your ability to pay your business and personal bills. Jim Carr explains a number of things you can do to increase your chances of

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Swearing in the Workplace

Challenges: Leadership, Workforce

A study released by CareerBuilder.com reveals that 81% of employers surveyed believe swearing at work “brings an employee's professionalism into question.”

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6 Tips For Writing Corporate Emails

Challenges: Leadership

Jim Carr shares 6 Tips to help you write better corporate emails.

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Business Succession Plan

Challenges: Workforce, Leadership

One sensitive issue for midsize companies, particularly family-owned businesses, is succession. How does one generation pass on control to the next? Business succession planning is difficult to begin with, which is why so many people avoid doing it

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Social Media Marketing for Manufacturers

Challenges: Growth, Technology

Hello Metalworking Nation! Welcome to the first episode of MakingChips TV -- On this episode, Jim Carr shares some quick tips on HOW to use social media in your manufacturing company, and WHY you should do it.

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MakingChips Theme Song on Trumpet

Challenges: Community

Jason Harrelson of Harrelson Trumpets stopped by our MakingChips IMTS Studio and surprised us with his trumpet skills.

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