Industry Market Trends

U.S. Energy Boom Has Yet to Produce a Jobs Boom

May 22, 2013

Although the significant increase in domestic natural gas production has considerably lowered energy prices in the U.S. and boosted the manufacturing sector, the long-expected jobs boom that could result from energy abundance has yet to materialize. Read More

Industry Market Trends

New Digital Learning Resource Gives Industry, Educators a ‘Knowledge Edge’

May 22, 2013

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) has released Knowledge Edge, a new online resource featuring in-depth educational manufacturing content. The subscription service has information available in multimedia formats, including e-books, technical papers, videos, and thousands of entries in an industry-validated manufacturing knowledge database. Read More