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Quiz Yourself!

Engineer, mechanic, machinist, oh my! Curious to see what manufacturing career best aligns with your interests? Find out by taking the...

Awards Ceremony Sneak Peek

Can you believe it’s almost over? It’s a bittersweet moment for us, because it feels like just yesterday teams were at their manufacturing facilities touring and learning new things about the industry. However, it also means that the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing...

What to Look for in a Career

How can you decide what career is for you? Consider these five points when looking at potential future careers. Roles and Responsibilities—Think about your talents and what do you enjoy doing most. If you like math, look for a job involving numbers and...

Helpful Tips for Using iMovie with Go Pros

iMovie can be an intimidating venture for beginners using the software for the first time.  Just looking at all the different tools and possibilities on the home screen can make one’s head spin. After playing around with the software myself, I have found some helpful...

What You Need to Know about the Career & Technical Academy

South Dakota has many great educational programs for students across the state.   One of the high schools focused on preparing students for their futures is the Career & Technical Academy in Sioux Falls. By enrolling in a class or two at CTE Academy, students have...

All About 3D Printing

3D printing, or additive manufacturing, has been a popular buzz word in the manufacturing community over the past few decades. The phrase can evoke many different images and meanings to people depending on their understanding or experience with the subject. 3D...

Made in South Dakota

It’s no doubt we see thousands of items surrounding us every day.  Think of your ceiling fan, the front porch rug, or the chair you are sitting in now. Products are everywhere; each with their own unique story to tell. Whether in a large factory, or hand-knit by a...

How It’s Made – Jelly Beans and Jawbreakers

The Discovery Channel airs a documentary-style science show called “How It’s Made.” These half hour segments go through the process of how everyday items are manufactured and brought to being.  People can watch from start to finish how vehicles, electronics, and even...

Happy Manufacturing Week

What’s Manufacturing Week all about, you ask?  Well, this week South Dakota recognizes Manufacturing Week as a week to celebrate modern manufacturing and spread awareness about the dynamic industry.  Throughout the week, many manufacturers open their doors to...

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