Cannabis: Contemplate Before You Consume

3 Things for Engineering Professionals to Consider Before Using Marijuana Until recently, purchasing and consuming marijuana could have meant running the risks of fines or even imprisonment. Currently, 11 states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational marijuana.  On January 1, 2020, the State of Illinois joined this group as the sale and consumption…

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What is Industry 4.0? Here’s A Super Easy Explanation For Anyone

by Bernard Marr We’re in the midst of a significant transformation regarding the way we produce products thanks to the digitization of manufacturing. This transition is so compelling that it is being called Industry 4.0 to represent the fourth revolution that has occurred in manufacturing. From the first industrial revolution (mechanization through water and steam power) to…

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Here’s why the manufacturing industry is seeing a downshift (and how to attract talent)

Sep 04, 2019 As the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China has intensified, the manufacturing industry has been particularly hard-hit. In fact, the most recent jobs data found that hiring for the industry plummeted to nearly a three-year low, according to Reuters. This is “suggesting a further loss of momentum in economic growth early…

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MRI Ranked #3 Direct Hire Staffing Firm in the US by SIA

With total system-wide U.S. revenue of $186 million, MRINetwork once again ranked among the largest direct hire recruitment firms in the United States. As measured by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), our Network was ranked number three. The rankings are published annually and measure firms with at least $25 million in annual revenue generated from permanent placement fees….

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