Welcome to our blog! Our aim is to keep you informed and encouraged about building the manufacturing workforce along in the greater Chicago area.

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Are You Tour Ready? Part 2

Compiling our manufacturer friends’ thoughts, we’ve compiled another checklist for you to use as guidance as you strive to perfect your tour.

Solve Your Workforce Challenges by Thinking Outside-of-the-Box

New solutions and innovative tactics to tackling your workforce challenges.

Are you Intern Ready?

A Summary of VALEES EFE Director Cassie Blickem’s Workforce Strategies Forum Presentation

Are You Tour Ready?

It’s Manufacturing Month! Back in the day, it was called “Manufacturing Day.” But thank goodness someone had the good sense to capture the entire month.

GCAMP Launches GCAMP Connects

GCAMP Connects is a collection of blog posts to keep our readers informed and encouraged about the manufacturing workforce needed in the Golden Corridor.

Workforce System and Apprenticeship Partnerships

Check out these documents to learn about the Apprenticeship Advantage.