Manufacturing Your Work Force: A Community Engagement Approach

15:10 - 15:45

  • Ten thousand baby boomers retire each day. Millennials are not focused on careers in manufacturing. Positions for skilled labor are increasing
  • How do we solve this growing talent acquisition problem?
  • This presentation offers an evaluation of best practices and some new ideas regarding community engagement and collective impact as a solution to the escalating staffing predicament faced by the manufacturing industry

Lorinda Lewis, PhD, Sr. Director, Continuous Improvement, Oshkosh Defense