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Posted: 11/3/2021 5:23:54 PM by Sarah Mellish
Topics: Education and Training, Events, Trade Shows

Stark predictions for labor deficits continue, prompting a greater need for workforce development. The Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute reports that 4.6 million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled in the United States over the next decade, with the prospect of 2.4 million of those going unfulfilled due to lack of training, including jobs for robotics and mechatronics.
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Posted: 9/17/2021 5:23:11 PM by Steve Holland
Topics: Education and Training

Amid the current manufacturing landscape, business leaders are zeroing in on the fact that the implementation of robotic automation can help achieve productivity gains and corporate growth. Equally important to this success is the ability to cultivate a strong human workforce. One of several ways manufacturers can do this is by providing robot training to current employees. Read More

Posted: 3/10/2021 3:55:07 PM by Sarah Mellish
Topics: Education and Training, Programming

Second to robot cost, the top concern for many manufacturers branching into robotics is ease of programming. To address this and to unlock additional potential for a wider user group, robot suppliers like Yaskawa are constantly seeking to provide easy-to-use automation solutions that can tackle tough challenges.
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Posted: 6/30/2020 8:49:24 PM by Josh Leath
Topics: Education and Training, Manufacturing

Widely used to perform dull, dirty and dangerous tasks, robots also help to augment labor, optimize operations and increase product quality for greater competitive edge. At the same time, the uptick in robot usage is helping to redeploy current workers to other value-added tasks, as well as create new occupations for current and newly hired employees. Read More

Posted: 3/9/2020 6:21:24 PM by Sarah Mellish
Topics: Education and Training

In a tight labor market, unique methods are being used to connect with potential candidates to fill the primary skill sets needed to complete industrial tasks. While attempts to attract qualified workers vary, the chief theme among them is the idea of collaboration. Read More
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