Archive for May, 2011

History Repeats Itself…With a Twist

I recently read a news story about how, much to the surprise of some, and the delight of others, the manufacturing sector is propelling the resurgent U.S. economy out of its frightening two-year freefall.  This story compared what is happening today to how the dot com explosion rode to the economy’s rescue in the 90’s, […]

Boeing Doesn’t Need a Union. It Needs a Partner.

For those of you unaware of the high drama that’s currently being played out in the aerospace industry, let me give you the skinny. Much to the chagrin of the International Association of Machinists, manufacturing giant Boeing will soon open a second facility outside of Charleston, South Carolina — a right to work state — […]