Search
Generic filters
Exact matches only

Contact

contact: 608-240-1740 • [email protected]

Interested in searching on case studies that focus on Certification and Compliance, Cost and Efficiency, Growth or Winning Culture? Simply click on the Business Outcomes box above to filter case studies.

Improving the Quality of Life through Smart Cities and Internet of Things Innovation

June 11, 2019 By: Sokwoo Rhee How It All Started Six years ago, I joined the U.S. federal government as a Presidential Innovation Fellow. The White House established the program to bring in top innovators from the private sector who could […]

Read more ...

The Plastic That Washes Up on Hawaii’s Beaches Affects Me. Personally.

June 05, 2019 By: Jennifer Lynch On the occasional weekend when I find myself avoiding house chores or lacking a social event, I wear out my 3-year-old daughter at Kualoa Regional Park, only 15 minutes from our home on the […]

Read more ...

The Small Manufacturer’s Value Proposition: The Secret Marketing Ingredient to Outshine Larger Competitors

May 31, 2019 By: Jennifer Rosa It takes more than a flashy website and clever promotional emails to compete in the manufacturing marketing arena. Chances are, your larger competitors are pitching similar products and services to the same client base. […]

Read more ...

4 Steps CEOs can Take to Engage and Retain Millennial Talent

By: Bridgette McCormick Jan 3, 2019 Strategy House With fewer graduates choosing trade careers and the age gap in the workforce widening, the manufacturing industry has collectively been struggling to attract, engage and retain new talent. The industry-wide workforce shortage […]

Read more ...

The Periodic Table: It’s More than Just Chemistry and Physics

May 28, 2019 By: Ben P. Stein This is the International Year of the Periodic Table, and while I’ve been (accurately) accused of being a physics fanboy, I’m here to tell you that this famous chart isn’t just about physics, chemistry […]

Read more ...

Fastener Company Overcomes Production Issues through Lean Manufacturing

May 14, 2019 By: West Virginia Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WVMEP) Since their inception in 1959, Level 1 Fasteners, Inc. has continued to produce the highest quality fasteners for the US Navy and its subcontractors.  Level 1 Fasteners, Inc. began in the […]

Read more ...

Smaller Manufacturers Get Lean with Artificial Intelligence

March 06, 2019 By: Doug Devereaux Artificial intelligence is widely acknowledged as a crucial aspect of what is broadly referred to as Industry 4.0. While no one knows yet how artificial intelligence will be incorporated into the next phase of […]

Read more ...

How Manufacturers Value and Use Industry Credentials to Source Skilled Talent

May 03, 2019 By: Mary Ann Pacelli Manufacturers may have a new ally to help them more effectively use industry credentials to qualify and hire skilled workers, in the form of a valuable report entitled Examining the Quality, Market Value, and Effectiveness […]

Read more ...

Quality Management Improvement Leads to New Business

April 19, 2019 By: Manufacturing-Works Allen Inspection Services, located in Mills, Wyoming, is a family-owned metal service center with 16 employees. This fully mobile company provides metal tubular services and sales including hardbanding, hardband removal, straightening, and tubular inspection, as […]

Read more ...

The Evolution from System to Network

April 24, 2019 By: Dave Cranmer As manufacturers wrestle with increasing demands for advanced technology and integration of it within their facilities and across their supply chains, the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Program has also been in the process of […]

Read more ...