Workforce Development

Courtesy: Miller Resource Group
Workforce Development August 2, 2021

The best engineers are going to the competition, and here’s why

Hiring engineers is hard. Five reasons why and five tips on how to improve hiring engineers are highlighted.

By Gary Miller
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Workforce Development July 15, 2021

Four ways to build a digital knowledge infrastructure

Building a digital knowledge infrastructure helps younger workers learn the specific ins and outs of a company's process from more experienced workers, giving them an advantage as they start their career.

By Frank Burger
Courtesy: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Workforce Development June 10, 2021

Engineering talent critical to state, national economic progress

Engineering fields are facing a major skills gap that isn’t going away. Engineers do more than make things; they provide the backbone for a state and country’s economy. Learn how a university is changing the message.

By Renee Meiller
Courtesy: Silicon Valley Robotics
Workforce Development June 9, 2021

Diversity hiring for engineering companies: 7 tips

Don’t give up at hiring a diverse team for robotics and engineering companies. Get better at it. These seven tips can inspire a more diverse engineering workforce.

By Andra Keay
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated
Workforce Development June 5, 2021

Addressing workforce development with a 360° approach

Devising a workforce development plan to close the knowledge gaps will set everyone up for success and make the Industry 4.0 journey a successful one.

By Duane Grob
Courtesy: Control Engineering research, CFE Media and CFE Technology
Workforce Development June 2, 2021

Control Engineering hot topics, May 2021

Control Engineering's most clicked articles in May 2021 included stories on the Career and Salary Survey, winning engineering candidates, IIoT automation, safety instruments and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
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Workforce Development June 1, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles May 24-30, 2021

Articles about retaining engineering employees, the Career and Salary Survey, security by design, secure network deployment and IIoT automation were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from May 24-30, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Control Engineering research, CFE Media and CFE Technology
Workforce Development May 24, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles May 17-23, 2021

Articles about the Career and Salary Survey, IIoT automation, retaining engineering employees, PLC-controlled robots and ac induction motor advice were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from May 17-23, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: Control Engineering research, CFE Media and CFE Technology
Workforce Development May 18, 2021

Control Engineering Career and Salary Survey, 2021

Career update: COVID-19 accelerates innovative technology implementations; engineering salaries increase; job satisfaction is high. The lack of skilled workers, economy and lack of necessary materials are biggest threats to manufacturing.

By Mark T. Hoske
Courtesy: Control Engineering research, CFE Media and CFE Technology
Workforce Development May 18, 2021

Career, salary survey 2021: Advice

Respondents to the 2021 Control Engineering Career and Salary Survey research provided related advice, and education was the most-offered of six topics.

By Mark T. Hoske