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South Carolina Builds Pipeline to Lean Manufacturing Jobs

Last year, the folks at Trident Technical College in Charleston, South Carolina, noticed a major problem: What do you do when lean manufacturing jobs come to town but your local population isn’t qualified to fill them? It was big news back in 2015 when Volvo announced its first-ever American factory… Read more »

Industries of the Blind walks the path of lean manufacturing

Industries of the Blind Made in IOB

It’s said you can never truly understand a person until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes. Last Thursday, I walked about 500 feet in the shoes of a blind person, and I got a pretty good notion of what it was like to be visually impaired. Luckily for me,… Read more »