Manufacturing Day 2016

Changing Perceptions Not As Easy as You Think

How do you change someone’s perception? Most adults are pretty skeptical, so you can’t change their perception about something by just telling them to think differently. Facts? No one seems to believe them anymore; which ones can you trust? Opinion…

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Manufacturing Day℠ 2015 Helps Change Perception of Industry

Eighty one percent of students surveyed are more convinced manufacturing provides careers that are both interesting and rewarding.

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Manufacturing Day 2014

Capturing the Youth

Manufacturing in the U.S. has always been a staple of American culture, beginning with the establishment of the first cotton spinning mill in Rhode Island in the late 18th century, continuing through the coal and steel booms in Pennsylvania in…

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Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA)

Manufacturing on Our Minds

October 4 was Manufacturing Day, a nationwide celebration that had hundreds of manufacturers swing open their doors to tackle the misconceptions that continue to plague their industry. Thousands of local students, parents, teachers, and politicians did not see what they…

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