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MPMA News
Friday, June 22, 2018
Star Tribune names Federated Insurance a 2018 Top 150 Workplace »
MPMA sponsor, Federated Insurance,  has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune....
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Hales Machine Tool Earns Top Dollar Performance Award »
Hales Machine Tool, Inc. in Plymouth has received the Top Dollar Performance in the U.S. market from INDEX Corporation in...
Friday, June 8, 2018
Five Partnerships Awarded New Youth Skills Training Grants »
Five partnerships have each been awarded $95,000 Youth Skills Training (YST) grants to develop and implement paid-learning...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Webinar: Hidden Dangers of Workplace Confrontation »
The Hidden Dangers of Workplace Confrontation is a complimentary webinar hosted by Enquiron®, and provided by Federated In...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Veterans Career Fair is July 18 »
The 12th annual Veterans Career Fair is scheduled for Wednesday, July 18, at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn C...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Risk Management Corner: The Temperature is Rising »
From MPMA Sponsor, Federated Insurance: Risk Management Corner - The Temperature is Rising This is the time of ye...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Legislative Update: May 23 »
Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the 2018 tax bill and the omnibus supplemental budget bill on May 23. All spending items were...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Legislative Update: May 21 »
The Legislature adjourned shortly before midnight May 20, with several major bills passing in the waning hours of session....
Monday, May 21, 2018
Robert Brown Will Oversee Smith Foundry Operations »
Smith Foundry Company has announced the addition of Robert Brown to its management team. Brown, who brings more than 20...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Legislative Update: May 16 »
With less than a week until mandatory adjournment, the pace has increased significantly in the last 12 hours at the state...
Monday, May 14, 2018
Stratasys Takes Lead in 'Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon' »
MPMA member, Stratasys, sponsored and took part in a 72-hour “Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon” event in Tel Aviv. The event...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Sen. Smith Introduces '21st Century Workforce Partnership Act' »
U.S. Sen. Tina Smith (D-Minn.) continued her push to help Minnesotans secure careers in high-demand fields with new legisl...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Traci Tapani Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Workforce Skills Gap »
Traci Tapani, Co-Owner of Wyoming Machine, Inc., based in Stacy, Minn., and national expert on workforce development and t...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
HTC Car and Motorcycle Show is May 17 »
“Accelerate the Future” at Hennepin Technical College’s annual Car and Motorcycle Show from 1:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday,...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
MN Chamber Foundation forms Center for Workforce Solutions »
Minnesota employers and employees face critical questions every day: How to make sure that workers possess the necessary t...
Monday, May 7, 2018
Legislative Update: May 7 »
KEY UPDATES ON MPMA’S LEGISLATIVE AGENDA Key Updates Youth Skills Training (YST) Expansion Bill: This y...
Monday, May 7, 2018
Smith Foundry to Participate in IMT Apprenticeship »
Smith Foundry Company has announced it will participate in the Industrial Manufacturing Technician (IMT) Apprenticeship...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Haas Demo Day is May 9 at Productivity »
Visit Productivity’s Haas Factory Outlet, 15150 25th Ave., Plymouth , Wednesday, May 9, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. for...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Check out MN Employers' Fair Chance Hiring Guide »
Employers in Minnesota have unique and serious challenges in meeting their workforce needs of the future. They are faced w...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
ECi Software Solutions Releases JobBOSS 2018 »
ECi has announced the release of JobBOSS 2018. This latest version enables business owners and managers to make sense of c...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Workforce Solutions Forum: Growing Through Hidden Talent and Automation »
The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is playing host to "Workforce Solutions Forum: Growing Through Hidden Talent and Aut...
Friday, April 20, 2018
Legislative Update: April 20 »
KEY UPDATES ON MPMA’S LEGISLATIVE AGENDA Youth Skills Training (YST) Expansion Bill ( SF 3157   – An...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Darlene Miller Elected Director of Federated Insurance Companies »
Darlene Miller, of Prior Lake, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Federated Insurance Companies. The electi...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
$3.7M in New Grants Available for Dual-Training Program Creation, Expansion »
A new round of $3.7 million in grants became available this week to help Minnesota employers create or expand dual-trainin...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Manufacturing Compensation & Benefits Survey© is Available »
The 2018 Manufacturing Compensation & Benefits Survey© will be available for purchase starting April 12. The Manuf...
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Distracted Driving: Reinforcing the Importance of Driving S.A.F.E. »
Distracted Driving awareness month occurs each April with companies, large and small, using this as an opportunity to rein...
Friday, April 6, 2018
Dotson Iron Castings Recognized at 2018 Manufacturing Leadership Awards »
The Manufacturing Leadership Council recently announced that Dotson Iron Castings has been recognized as a Manufacturing L...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
State of Manufacturing Survey Release »
The State of Manufacturing ® , now in its 10th year, is the most comprehensive survey of Minnesota's manufacturers. I...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Learn About Entity Structuring Post Tax Cuts & Jobs Act »
Entity structuring is—and always has been—an important topic of consideration for businesses. As a business evolves and ma...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Legislative Update: Week of April 2 »
KEY UPDATES ON MPMA’S LEGISLATIVE AGENDA MPMA’s Youth Skills Training (YST) bill (SF 3157) was heard in the Sen...
Monday, April 2, 2018
Nominations Sought for Made in MN Manufacturing Awards »
From circuit boards in space to snowmobiles on the tundra, products made in Minnesota have been changing how we view the w...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Legislative Update: Week of March 26 »
Key Updates on MPMA’s Legislative Agenda   We have just received confirmation that our Youth Sk...
Monday, March 26, 2018
Symposium on 'New' Apprenticeship Model & Initiatives »
The Germanic-American Institute of St. Paul and German American Chamber of Commerce, MN Chapter invites MPMA members to at...
Monday, March 26, 2018
April 24 Workforce Forum: The Future Can't Wait »
MPMA members are encouraged to attend the an April 24 workforce forum about how to solve Minnesota's workforce development...
Monday, March 19, 2018
Legislative Update: Week of March 19 »
GENERAL UPDATE Gov. Mark Dayton delivered his final State of the State address on March 14. In the speech, he d...

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