Calling All High Schoolers: MikeroweWORKS is Accepting Scholarship Applications!

Calling all high schoolers interested in manufacturing: Mike Rowe, one of our favorite representatives of skilled trades and manufacturing in the United States, has come up with a program to offer scholarships to high schoolers looking to get into the trades. Mike Rowe’s foundation, mikeroweWORKS, and the Universal Technical Institute (UTI), a technical education training […]

Work Smart And Hard: Mike Rowe on the Skills Gap

Here at Manufacturing Nebraska, we talk so much about the skills gap┬ábecause it’s such a profound problem. There are hundreds of thousands of jobs out there that need filling, but not enough people with the skills to work in those positions. It turns out that we’re not the only ones who think this is a […]