Contributed Columns | Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions

The U.S. is expected to become the most competitive manufacturing nation over the next five years, with the current leader China sliding into second position, according to Deloitte Global's upcoming 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index report.


The U.S. is expected to become the most competitive manufacturing nation over the next five years, with the current leader China sliding into second position, according to Deloitte Global's upcoming 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index report.

U.S. Expected To Be Top Manufacturing Nation By 2020

Contributed Columns Articles

U.S. Expected To Be Top Manufacturing Nation By 2020

global-manufacturing-leader

The U.S. is expected to become the most competitive manufacturing nation over the next five years, with the current leader China sliding into second position, according to Deloitte Global’s upcoming 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index report.


Norway Most Prosperous, Singapore Most Successful Economy In The World

Singapore-Legatum-Prosperity-Index

Norway is the most prosperous country, while Singapore is the most successful country economically, according to the 2015 Legatum Prosperity Index™. The report ranks 142 countries across eight categories: the Economy, Entrepreneurship & Opportunity; Governance; Education; Health; Safety & Security; Personal Freedom; and Social Capital.



Veterans Day: Hiring Continues to Rise, But Veterans Still Feel Underemployed

veterans-day

The percentage of working veterans reporting underemployment or low-paying job increased to 31 percent from 23 percent last year, according to the CareerBuilder Veterans Day Job Forecast.


Uber For Trucking: A New Era Of Freight Movement And Logistics

mobile-based freight brokering

Mobile-based freight brokering for trucking can reduce empty miles travelled, lower operating costs, and improve asset utilization and productivity, finds Frost & Sullivan.


Talent, Technology Emerging Keys To Manufacturing Investment

manufacturing-investment

Nations with a strong talent pipeline and access to technology, education will see increased manufacturing investment, says a new report from Deloitte and the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI).


Americans Confident U.S. Is A Global Technology Leader

MOD_IG_slider

Americans are confident the U.S. is a global technology leader, and 61% of Americans are willing to relocate for a higher salary, according to new Modis survey.



Labor Shortages To Have Uneven Effect Across U.S.

labor-shortages

As demographic transformation continues, qualified workers are fast becoming scarce in many states, according to a new report from The Conference Board.


Expatriates Vote Singapore Best Place to Live and Work

Best-Place-to-Live-and-Work

Singapore has earned the top spot in the eighth annual Expat Explorer country league table, with expatriates praising the city-state’s opportunities for career development, appealing salaries, and an excellent quality of life.