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From Engineering.com: Skyscraper Melts Cars

September 13, 2013

In this week’s episode of This Week in Engineering, hosts Dan Hedges and Vince Penman talk about the takeoff of NASA's LADEE, brain-to-brain communication, a skyscraper that melts cars, DNA-assembled graphene transistors, the MagLev train speed record, and heartbeat biometrics.  Read More

Industry Market Trends

Friday Focus: Top Benefits of a Training Consortium

September 13, 2013

With the start of a new government fiscal year upon us and the end of the calendar year right around the corner, it is time to review and approve the budget for the upcoming year. Businesses are always looking for creative ways to reduce their costs while continuing to offer the same (or better) level of service and support to customers. Funding for training programs is unfortunately one of the first areas of the budget to be subjected to cuts. Annual training programs are beneficial to both the employee and the business, so instead of reducing the budget, why not utilize a training consortium to receive the maximum benefit from your training dollars? A training consortium benefits your business in the following ways: Read More