If you build it, will they come? Overcoming the talent crisis in manufacturing
MARCH 25, 2015
Blog posts here on HR Times regularly discuss ways organizations can rethink and revamp their talent programs to better support business strategies and overcome workforce challenges. 2 Also consider that manufacturing employs 9 percent of the workforce, supporting more than 12 million workers directly and 17.4 percent in 2013, 4 and data projections suggest 400,000 jobs will be added between 2015 and 2020. 1 Milken Institute and Economic Planning Institute.