Podcast: Technology’s Role in Equalizing Global Labor Costs

Manufacturing Revival Radio talks with the CEO of consulting group InnovaNet.
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\"DreamlandManufacturing Revival Radio is a Dreamland Radio production with hosts Todd Schnick and Todd Youngblood. On this show, we feature the companies, the leaders, the innovators leading the charge and driving the innovation. Through the blood, sweat, and tears of working men and women from here at home, to around the world. Learn more at Manufacturing Revival Radio.

Manufacturing across U.S. is in the beginning of a growing resurgence. For today’s episode, we are joined by Mike Cobb, CEO of the  InnovaNet Group, who tells us why right now is the best time for manufacturers to begin preparing for the future.

The InnovaNet Group creates sustainable results for clients through business growth, technical development and operations improvement consulting, using a hands-on, collaborative approach to client’s needs.

Show Notes and Highlights

  • Why the timing of a manufacturing resurgence is critical and the factors that will play a role in its success
  • The political gamesmanship of “Made in the USA” versus the real business benefits
  • The role of technology in equalizing labor costs in a global economy
  • Whether “retraining the workforce” can help solve the current skilled labor gap

Click on the play button above to listen to the interview, or download the audio file at Manufacturing Revival Radio.

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