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Jun 18, 2019

Czary Knights for American Manufacturing?

The Washington Post reported on Monday (June 17) that Michigan Sen. Gary Peters was gearing up to propose (in the newspa...

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Jun 14, 2019

Big Lake High School leads the way in work-based learning

As Minnesota maneuvers through very real workforce challenges, Big Lake High School is stepping in to help close the ski...

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Jun 10, 2019

Going with the FLOE: Students gain real-life job experience in manufacturing

Source: Lynn Mizner, Aitkin Independent Age McGregor-based FLOE International is partnering with Aitkin High School to i...

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May 21, 2019

Keeping Greater Minnesota strong: How educators and employers can harness technological change

While employers across our state are facing workforce development challenges, nowhere is the crisis more acute than in G...

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May 21, 2019

MN manufacturers report worker shortage hinders growth

The inability to attract qualified labor is impeding manufacturing companies’ ability to grow, according to results of a...

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May 21, 2019

An especially invaluable million dollars

Harbor Freight Tools is a privately held discount tool and equipment retailer with headquarters in Calabasas, California...

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May 19, 2019

Reskilling workers: ‘We need a Waze for your career’

In Minnesota—and across America—employers are facing a massive shortfall in skilled workers. One potential solution is t...

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May 19, 2019

How to keep kids engaged with high school: White Bear Lake shows the way

At White Bear Lake High School, students like Andre Keller and Bela Larsen are falling in love with modern manufacturing...

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Apr 11, 2019

Women let the sparks fly in welding competition

Thirty-six participants from across the state seized the opportunity to show off their metal skills in a “Women in Weldi...

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Apr 8, 2019

Summit Academy provides tuition-free training that gives Minnesotans new opportunities

Minnesota’s Information Technology (IT) industry sector is struggling, like so many others, to find skilled workers. An ...

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