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Resources for (DoD) Minimum Cybersecurity Requirements

Resources Available to Ensure Small Manufacturers Meet DoD Minimum Cybersecurity Requirements December 14, 2018 by Foundation for Manufacturing Excellence – press release This information was just published by the Foundation for Manufacturing Excellence.  All DoD contractors and subcontractors that process, store or transmit… READ MORE

 

2019 Cybersecurity Trends in Manufacturing

Hackers and other cybercriminals are developing increasingly sophisticated methods to breach organizations’ computer networks in order to steal data, halt operations, hold data to ransom or all of the above. Unfortunately, while the manufacturing sector has traditionally not been a target, that’s no longer the case. With the rise of smart factories, hackers have more […]

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Best Practices for Performing Inventory Cycle Counts

When it comes to proper warehouse management, it’s imperative to know exactly how much inventory you have in stock. Without this knowledge, it’s impossible to know what raw materials and components you need to order to meet the demands of your production line. This lack of information could create a range of issues, from having […]

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CEO Job Posting

The President/CEO serves as the senior officer of Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), with responsibility for maintaining its vision, mission and core values, as well as defining and directing the organization’s resources to achieve its strategic and operational goals.

 

CEO Job Posting

The President/CEO serves as the senior officer of Manufacturers Resource Center (MRC), with responsibility for maintaining its vision, mission and core values, as well as defining and directing the organization’s resources to achieve its strategic and operational goals.

 

Best Strategic Planning and Succession Planning Frameworks for Small Manufacturers

For small businesses, especially those in manufacturing, the daily responsibilities of ensuring orders are fulfilled in a timely manner, clients’ expectations are properly met and general operations run smoothly can often feel like more than a full-time job. Of course, these aspects are staples of a well-run business — yet oftentimes, SMBs focus solely on […]

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“What’s So Cool” Video Contest Grows Again

Governor Wolfe announced a $169K Training-to-Career Grant for MRC to expand its “What’s So Cool” Video Contests into five more Pennsylvania regions. WFMZ69 News made a visit yesterday to interview Jack Pfunder, President & CEO of the Manufacturers Resource Center… READ MORE

 

MANTEC’s Latest Connections | VALUABLE INSIGHTS INSIDE 12/6/18

Partner Training… International Traffic in Arms Regulations Seminar- December 11 Safe Food for Canadians Act & What it Means for PA Food Exporters to Canada Webinar- December 11 Resources… Electricity Benchmark Prices & Trends IRS releases proposed regulations explaining new interest deduction limitation Mindful Marketing – Finding the Intersection of Effective Marketing and Ethical Marketing […]

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Traditional & Virtual Recruiting Strategies for Manufacturing

While it’s good news that the U.S. economy remains strong and unemployment rates continue to drop, for professionals tasked with finding talent and filling open positions associated with manufacturing, the job has never been harder. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, from July to October 2018, the unemployment rate for the manufacturing sector dropped […]

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5 Ideas for Cost Reduction in Manufacturing

From paying for labor and raw materials to keeping up with energy and overhead bills, running a business can often feel like a daily juggling act of trying to balance manufacturing costs and profits. Of course, while opening up new markets, producing high-quality products and keeping your clients pleased are some of the primary road […]

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