Sometimes, being a leader means giving up a bit of control. Through delegating tasks, and trusting in your team, you can accomplish your goals without coming off as overbearing. In this segment, the MakingChips team discusses these ideas, as well as
With the term "manufacturing" being frequently used by the current Presidential administration, the MakingChips team discusses how this could impact the next generation's interest in the topic, and how manufacturing as a whole can be promoted to
In the world of manufacturing, is a college degree still a necessity? The MakingChips team sits down to discuss the future of manufacturing education, and alternatives, with former university professor and current CTO of MxD Federico Sciammarella.
In this clip, the Making Chips podcast team takes a closer look at the data surrounding the manufacturing multiplier effect to examine the differences of returns to the economy between manufacturing and other industries.
What exactly is the multiplier effect in regards to manufacturing? Compared to other industries, manufacturing plays a pivotal role in spurring economic growth. In this episode, Jim, Jason and Nick take a deep dive into the facts, and opinions, on
As manufacturing continues to adapt and evolve, integrating more digital technologies than ever before, Federico Sciammarella and the MakingChips hosts discuss what they expect to see in the "future factory," including virtual and augmented reality.
Is developing a workforce still an issue in public schools? Federico Sciammarella explains how MxD in Chicago is helping develop the manufacturing workforce by promoting career awareness and educational programs.
Part of the MakingChips Podcast Episode #215, President of MxD Federico Sciammarella discusses the need for awareness of cyber attacks, and why they're happening to manufacturing companies.
In this segment of MakingChips Podcast Episode #199, John Saunders of NYC CNC shares his thoughts on what training should be focused on in order to create the manufacturing leaders of the future.
Making the decision to employ veterans may seem like a shot in the dark, but it could actually be the best hiring decision you will ever make as a manufacturing leader. Military veterans not only have the tangible leadership skills you need to grow
Content marketing provides an opportunity to expand your business and to offer something of value to the manufacturing community around the world.
Choosing a new career path or education route can be intimidating, but a manufacturing career may just provide the perfect solution! Sarah Wierman shares her inspiring story and helpful insights into joining the manufacturing industry and how being
HAAS Automation is leading the way in how-to manufacturing videos as an education tool for manufacturing leaders around the globe - as well as a content marketing tool to demonstrate how to use the newest HAAS equipment.
How can the Metal Working Nation close the manufacturing skills gap? As the manufacturing industry continues to grow with the demand for fast and excellent production, it is imperative that the proper skills be found, fostered, and taught. Even with
Being a manufacturing leader is difficult, especially if you are a manufacturing entrepreneur! With so many possible opportunities and pitfalls, it can be hard to know how to navigate the small-business world of an entrepreneur. John Saunders joins