Today is Manufacturing Day, a nationwide event designed to inform and inspire students, teachers, parents and the public by demonstrating the wonders of modern American manufacturing.
Hopefully, you've made plans to participate and you're reading this right before you head off to host an event, lead a tour or chaperon a group of students.
Crossbridge has since its inception been actively involved in a wide array of manufacturing-related activities, so I have strong opinions about the benefits that come from participating in Manufacturing Day. To see some of these classics, check out:
PS: In many states, October is Manufacturing Month, so if you missed today's events, contact a local manufacturer to set up a tour, invite them to speak to a class or arrange for a special demonstration.