‘Made in the USA’ gets a high-tech makeover

Image 1_2V1Y1812 The growing American manufacturing sector is in the midst of a technology-driven makeover. Over the next decade, 15 of the 20 fastest-growing jobs in America are going to be in science, technology, or engineering.  Within five years, there will be another 2.4 million STEM job openings in the U.S., according to an article in The Washington Post. […]

Why the World Might Need More Wind Techs

Hatchet_Ridge_9-13-10-1524-hires.2 According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, wind turbine technicians (“wind techs”) may be among the fastest-growing occupations, projected to grow 24% from 2012 to 2022. While this may sound like a surprising figure, consider that 15 million average American homes today are powered by wind energy. With renewable energy expected to grow even more […]