Changing Workforce / STEM Education

Companies want students to dream of manufacturing careers

By the Bismarck (N.D.) Tribune

Feb 21, 2016

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Southwest North Dakota manufacturers are teaming up to get students considering careers in manufacturing.

The Southwest Area Manufacturing group, along with the Greater North Dakota Chamber, launched the Manufacturing Institute’s Dream it. Do it. program a year ago in the state and spent the past year building it up.

“We haven't done a good job of telling our story, and we're going to change that,” said Guy Moos, CEO of Steffes Corp.

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