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A New Strongest Material Known to Man - 3D Graphene

For years, graphene has been the strongest material known to man. But now there's 3D graphene. And it's design is something out of this world!
Leadership Skills for Employees - Remke Blog

Leadership vs. Authority

Can you be an authority, but not a leader? Can you be a leader with no real authority? Yes! Leadership is more than a job title and authority is only that.
The Next Manufacturing Revolution: A TED Talk by Olivier Scalabre covers 3D printing and advanced robot technology - Remke Blog

TED Talks: The Next Manufacturing Revolution

An Informative, Inspirational Talk About the Future of Manufacturing In this TED Talk by Olivier Scalabre, "The Next Manufacturing Revolution is Here", he talks about how the intersection of technology and manufacturing will completely change…
First Labor Day Parade - A Glace Back at the American Worker Holiday - Remke Blog

A Glance Back at Labor Day History

A Bit of Labor Day History & 50-Year Commitment from Remke Labor Day was originally started as a way to honor the American worker, but only after it was the workers who stood up for themselves. As they started organizing into unions and…
Workplace safety and New 2016 OSHA Requirements - Remke Blog

Workplace Safety: Shifting from Recordable to Preventable

A Recent Article by EHS Asks the Question: "What if, instead of analyzing an injury after it happened, you could see a trend towards imminent injury and prevent it?" This article by Carol Leaman of EHS Today examines what happens if you take…
Manufacturing innovation and big thinking - advice from Google at Industry Week Conference 2016 - Remke Blog

Manufacturing Innovation and Big Thinking - Advice from Google

"Innovation is in the DNA of Manufacturers" Mike Walton, an executive at Google gave a keynote speech at Industry Week's Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo. He says that manufacturing innovation requires a "culture of innovation"…
Engage Employees and Improve Business - Remke Blog

Engage Your Employees and Improve Your Business

Engaged Employees are Happier and More Productive Studies have been done and the numbers are in… when employees, at all levels, are engaged and have similar goals in mind, business thrives. Engaged employees are more likely to follow safety…
NEMA Electroindustry Business Conditions Index EBCI Mar 2016 - Remke Blog

March Shows Sharp Increase in NEMA Businesses Conditions Indexes

A 20.3 Point Increase in the Most Recent EBCI for Current Conditions in North America NEMA's Electroindustry Business Conditions Index (EBCI) for March 2016 shows a sharp, 20.3 point increase from February 2016, growing from 44.4 to 64.7.   The…
Cost of a Bad Hire and How to Fix It - Remke Blog

The Cost of a Bad Hire and How to Fix It

Improve Hiring Practices and Reduce HR Costs Hiring new employees is never easy, but improving your hiring practices can pay off tenfold in the long run. The cost of a bad hire can reach staggering proportions when you consider opportunity…
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Improving Computer Productivity in Harsh Environments

Electrical Connectors Aren't All that Needs to Withstand Harsh Environments Over the past few years we've discussed electrical connectors that withstand harsh environments, but for manufacturers, protecting computer productivity to run equipment…