5 Signs That a Career In Manufacturing Might Be For You

Manufacturing today is an incredible career field with a wealth of opportunities for those who choose to work in it. It’s a fun, challenging, rewarding environment to work in every day–but how can you know if it’s the right path to take? Here are 5 signs that a career in manufacturing might be for you: […]

Chinese Manufacturing Sees Slowdown for Fifth Straight Month

American manufacturing is booming. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of articles out there on the Internet and in newspapers telling the world of America’s triumph–of how America is bouncing back thanks to factories creating more jobs. But recently, it hasn’t been America in the spotlight. Instead, it has been China. And it’s not all […]

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Manufacturing

A lot of what we’re doing here at Manufacturing Nebraska involves making people better informed about what’s going on in the manufacturing world these days. There’s a lot of misinformation out there, and many folks still believe that old images they associate with manufacturing still hold true. Luckily, those old images of manufacturing that many people […]

By the Numbers: Nebraska Manufacturing Facts (Hint: Good, Better-Paying Jobs)

We mentioned just last week that there’s a problem with manufacturing: there are an enormous amount of manufacturing jobs open in the United States, and not nearly enough skilled workers to fill them. But despite that shortage, manufacturing still manages to contribute $1.87 trillion to the United States economy–that’s 11.9 percent of our GDP. And for every […]