If you have skills in 3D printing, cybersecurity, or computers, you are in high demand! WVNews said, "Part of the “skills gap” problem is that many people have an inaccurate, outdated image of manufacturing as offering low-paying, low-skilled jobs in facilities that are dark, dirty and dangerous." That is simply no longer true! Manufacturing is now and exciting, safe, well paying, and satisfying field due to advances stemming from Industry 4.0. Many need to revisit their views on the manufacturing industry, because it is changing for the better!
CHARLESTON — For years, self-appointed experts have been telling us that manufacturing is dead. The problem is the corpse won’t stay buried. Yes, this country has far fewer manufacturing jobs than in the past. Outsourcing, which sees U.S. manufacturers export jobs offshore to tap into cheap labor overseas, has played a role in that decline. So, too, has the spread of technology, which has enabled many manufacturers to produce more products with fewer workers. Read More