American manufacturing has a skills gap, but experts disagree about its size and severity. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were over 300,000 unfilled manufacturing jobs in June 2014. By 2020, The Boston Consulting Group warns that U.S. manufacturers could face a shortfall of 875,000 highly skilled industrial workers. Today, approximately 10% of American workers are employed in manufacturing.
November 26, 2014
American City Business Journals Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is preparing to solicit bids for the construction of its new Manufacturing Innovation and Learning Lab. The private
American City Business Journals Part of the Nov. 18 Buffalo Niagara Manufacturing Alliance industry forum will focus on a national manufacturing competitiveness strategy. Michael Stumo,