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Meet the Masterminds Behind This Year’s Spookiest Halloween Accessories

With nearly 150 entries, the competition was fierce!

November 18, 2019 | Kelly Mantick

Engineering Design Training Should Be the New Compliance Training in the Medical Device Industry

The medical device industry uses compliance training to understand FDA regulations, but engineering design training should be the next addition.

October 21, 2019 | Claire Juozitis

5 Innovative and Cutting-Edge 3D-Printed Medical Devices

3D-printed medical devices are gaining popularity across the industry.

October 14, 2019 | Claire Juozitis

3 Transformative Manufacturing Innovations in Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 technologies are transforming the world of manufacturing.

October 4, 2019 | Claire Juozitis

Everything You Need to Know about Apprenticeship Programs (and Why You Might Want to Start Applying Now)

Apprenticeships are a great way to gain valuable industry skills while earning a wage in the process.

October 4, 2019 | Kelly Mantick

Why the Manufacturing Industry Needs to Close the Gender Gap in Order to Defeat the Skilled Labor Shortage

The manufacturing industry is undergoing a major transformation, and it’s causing a shortage of skilled workers

October 4, 2019 | Madie Norris Forcier

The Truth Behind Some of the Biggest Myths about Manufacturing Jobs

Manufacturing jobs are ripe for the picking, so why aren’t workers joining the industry?

October 4, 2019 | Kelly Mantick

How to Launch Your CAD Career Without a Four-Year Degree

We explain how to start your CAD career, what the average salaries are, and much more.

September 3, 2019 | Kelly Mantick

Want to Increase Gender Diversity in Engineering? Provide Better Spatial Visualization and Engineering Graphics Training

The study shows that female students have lower visual-spatial abilities but they outperform men on effort-related activities.

July 30, 2019 | Kelly Mantick