Heroes MAKE America

Building connections between the military community and the manufacturing industry Our signature program provides integrated certification and career-readiness training in partnership with local community colleges to prepare transitioning service members, veterans, National Guard members, reservists and military spouses for rewarding…

Workforce

Upskilling and Recruiting Veterans for Manufacturing Careers

August 20, 2020

What can manufacturers do to attract and retain talented veterans? Samsung, the founding sponsor of The Manufacturing Institute’s Heroes MAKE America initiative, hosted a webinar to answer that question—with industry leaders, government officials and veterans themselves all weighing in.   The background: More than 200,000 men and women transition out of the…

Military Dimension

Description Heroes MAKE America builds connections between the military community and the manufacturing industry. The signature program is an integrated training, certification and career-readiness program. Learn how your company can connect directly to this population of transitioning service members, veterans,…

Workforce

Heroes MAKE America Keeps Growing

October 15, 2021

The Manufacturing Institute’s Heroes MAKE America hasn’t let COVID-19 slow it down. To the contrary, it has expanded and added new features in 2021 in order to prepare more members of the military community for manufacturing careers. “The work we’re…