U.S. Factory Output, ISM Index Continue Growth in March

Earlier in February when the economy was still growing at a slower pace than expected, economists wondered whether or not the weather was to blame for the bad numbers being reported across a number of industries. Initial reports of numbers in March suggested that the weather was indeed to blame, and that warmer weather was […]

Good News: Manufacturing In Nebraska On Pace for Continued Growth!

Good news, Nebraska residents: the economies in the Midwest and in Nebraska are on pace for continued strong growth! As the Lincoln Journal-Star noted earlier this week, “the economy should continue growing steadily in nine Midwestern and Plains states, including Nebraska, according to a monthly survey of business leaders released Tuesday.” The Mid-America Business Conditions Index, an […]

Are Small Towns Good for Factories?

Small towns are known for a lot of things including their pride, their passion, and their close-knit community. And Nebraska sure does have a lot of small towns. But as a small town in Missouri taught us, these tiny towns can make a difference in manufacturing. Small towns are usually filled with adults and kids […]

Five Figures You Need to Know About Manufacturing In Nebraska

For both parents and kids, there is plenty available here on our NeMAC website to help advise you about the field of manufacturing, and the careers available in it, from pursuing a degree or education in a technical skill. It’s a little-known fact that manufacturing requires skilled, sophisticated workers and can provide an exciting and […]