A look at the Manufacturing Skills Shortage

August 19, 2014

A look at the Manufacturing Skills Shortage

The manufacturing skills shortage has been a hot topic for several years. In New Hampshire, we’re addressing it from many angles – direct contact with secondary and post secondary schools, mentoring programs, STEM activities and curricula, etc. It’s getting better. The skills shortage was the topic of a recent business news program on our local television station, WMUR. In it, Gary Groleau of New Hampshire Ball Bearings, a large aerospace supplier in our area, and I discuss the current state of affairs. Here’s the link to the program:

http://www.wmur.com/money/how-2-nh-manufacturers-live-with-the-skills-gap-theyre-seeing/27511976#!bF89kz