Manufacturing

Securing Capital to Grow and Innovate

How can companies fund investments in the latest technology and equipment?

Zurich’s Paul Horgan Says Public-Private Partnerships Could Fund Infrastructure Investments

America's deteriorating infrastructure is in dire need of repair and upgrades, and there are big stakes at risk for businesses and economic developers.

Veterans: Your Next Manufacturing Experts

As companies begin to look for new ways to address the skills gap challenge, companies like Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems America have found an unexpected solution in military veterans.

Digital Marketplace Platforms Could Offer New Opportunities for Manufacturers

A new platform has the potential to revolutionize manufacturing by offering the opportunity to buy and sell custom-made parts through an online portal.

Why Manufacturers May Need to Change their Management Style

Millennials share a preference for a management style that is much different than the ones baby boomers use and are accustomed to.

How to Maximize the Use of Smarter Robots

Manufacturers have been using simple robotics for decades, but rapid advancements in the machines, artificial intelligence and data are coming together to continually create more powerful machines.

Manufacturers’ Growing Risks and What They Can Do about Them

While American manufacturers have been riding a wave of resurgence and technological advancements, challenges and risks remain. Here's some sage advice on how to handle them.

4 Ways to Improve Safety on the Manufacturing Floor

Despite big improvements in safety over the past few decades, manufacturing still can be a dangerous occupation. Here are 4 ways to improve safety on the manufacturing floor.

Build American: The Case for Making it Here

How companies—and the communities in which they operate—are overcoming the challenges of reshoring.

Reasons to be Optimistic about the U.S. Manufacturing Renaissance

Overseas companies operating within the U.S., many employing thousands of American workers and contributing to the technological strength of U.S. manufacturing, can play an important role in the manufacturing discussion.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Optimism Rebounds in November Amid Growing Hope For Tax Cuts

CEOs are reporting a renewed sense of confidence in where the business landscape will be a year from now, registering the highest level since April.
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Best and Worst States For Business

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CEO OF THE YEAR

CEO of the Year

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EDITOR'S PICKS

How A Former Accenture CEO Turned A Failing Leadership Into Growth

This former CEO's first year was a disaster until he shifted everyone's focus to create a customer-centric organization. What happened after that went directly to the bottom line.

What P&G Learned About Marketing From Elon Musk

While Tesla was moving ahead of the competition without spending a dime, P&G's marketing machine was watching closely.

How to Follow a Great Leader: Honeywell’s Darius Adamczyk Moves Forward

Darius Adamczyk, Honeywell International’s CEO since April, has a tough act to follow, but his priorities are optimistic and leave him lots of room for stamping his own legacy.

Meet the ‘New-Collar’ Workers in Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing no longer thinks in terms of white or blue collar—the workers it needs now are “new-collar”.