Episodes

Why Hands-On and Project-Based Learning is the Best Kind of Learning

Manufacturing is facing a skills gap. This is not new knowledge for those of us in the sector. We’ve all seen or heard about Deloitte’s report that predicts 4.6 million job openings will be available from 2018-2028, and only 2.2 million of those openings will be filled. At the same time, the skills gap continues to expand

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Leading Through a Pandemic with Teresa Beach-Shelow (E005)

In this episode of Mavens of Manufacturing, Meaghan Ziemba sits down with Teresa Beach-Shelow, owner of Superior Joining Technologies in Machesney Park, IL. Teresa will discuss some of the main challenges she faced as an owner of a manufacturing company during the pandemic. She will also touch on the importance of certain organizations, such as

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Women in Manufacturing with Allison Grealis (E003)

Women in Manufacturing™ is a more than 2600 member-strong national trade association committed to supporting, promoting and inspiring women who have selected careers in manufacturing. Allison believes associations like WiM, have the power to transform society for the better and that diversity makes organizations more successful and communities more fulfilling.