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July 23, 2018

Position Profile: Why Become A Mechanic?

Keeping Our Equipment And Vehicles Working We live in a world of fast-moving, hard-working equipment and vehicles, from the trains, planes and semis that transport people […]
July 19, 2018

Best And Worst Cities For Welders To Earn A Living

As a welder, you want every cent of your wages to go as far as possible. Industrial Trades Pros assembled a list of average national pay […]
July 12, 2018

Skilled Trades Career Profile: The State of Utah

Located in the Rocky Mountains of Western United States, the State of Utah has grown into a diverse and booming economic region. Utah has consistently been […]
June 29, 2018

Can Mom and Pop Manufacturers Survive the Skills Gap?

We all know that the United States is in the middle of a skilled labor shortage. There are not enough mechanics, machinists, welders and other important […]
June 26, 2018

Position Profile: Why Become A Machinist?

Ever Wonder How Things Get Made? It seems like a strange question, but are you aware of what goes into the manufacturing process to make all […]
June 26, 2018

Who Wins? Low Skill vs. High Skill Workers

Here’s A Simple Truth In the United States, at this moment, there are two very separate groups of industrial workers: low skill workers and high skill workers. Which […]
June 25, 2018

Today’s “Fidget Spinners” Could be Tomorrow’s U.S. Skilled Workforce

Children are enthralled, teachers are aghast, and parents are searching high-and-low to find their children this new distraction device. The Fidget Spinner, a low-tech toy, has proven […]
May 30, 2018

Best And Worst Cities For CNC Machinists To Earn A Living

As a CNC Machinist, you want every dollar earned to go as far as possible. Industrial Trades Pros assembled a list of average national pay rates […]
March 22, 2018

What People Who Work With Their Hands Have In Common

Chances are, if you work with your hands, you share a lot in common with other people who do too. New research has begun to unlock […]