6 Skills Gap Statistics that Continue to Impact Hiring [Infographic]

Skills Gap Statistics Infographic

It’s no secret that there is a skill shortage in our country, specifically in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields and middle-skill positions in manufacturing. In fact, over the next decade it’s expected that 3.5 million new manufacturing jobs need to be filled, but only 1.5 million people will have the skills necessary to […]

Advanced Manufacturing in Dire Need of Talent Supply

The importance of making advanced manufacturing careers attractive to students in high school and technical school cannot be understated. For Machinists in Massachusetts alone, demand amongst local employers has increased 75% over the course of two years. As manufacturing returns to the state, supply must increase proportionally to meet the growing demand. The Bureau of […]

6 Steps to Make Your New Year’s Resolution a Reality

What will you do in 2014? Have you made a resolution? When the year ends, will you have accomplished what you set out to do? I saw a statistic the other day that less than 8% of people successfully hit their New Year’s resolutions. Here are some ways to make sure that when you change […]