National Models

Explore the current landscape of North American Manufacturing training and the innovative approaches being created.

Roadmaps For Driving Change

Education and training are the key components to closing the manufacturing skills gap—both regionally and nationally. Explore how others are creating innovative approaches to educating the manufacturing workforce.



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National Network Hiring Competency Guide

National Network’s Hiring for Competency Guide

Have you found yourself looking for more information on how to incorporate a competency-based model of recruiting talent in your company? In this article we are providing the National Network/Burning Glass document that was written about Occupation Profiles for Competency-Based Job Descriptions. This work was...


Veterans Manufacturing Ambassadors

Veterans Can Become Manufacturing Ambassadors

Americans recognize the impact our nation’s manufacturing industry has on the U.S. economy. They also recognize the important role it plays in job creation. In short, this industry truly matters to Americans. Yet, there’s even more good reason for male and female veterans to pursue...



Inspire Students with eduFACTOR

Inspire Students Based on Edge Factor films and TV shows. eduFACTOR empowers you with tools to make learning relevant, engage parents, reach parents, and make your events sizzle. This program provides resources and tools for educators and business leaders to inspire the next generation of makers....