Busting Myths About Manufacturing
In her latest article for Forbes, Trump Has Manufacturing All Wrong – And So Do The Rest Of Us, founder of Make it in LA and the host of The Art of Manufacturing podcast, Krisztina ‘Z’ Holly, busts 8 myths about American manufacturing starting with:
“The biggest risk to American Manufacturing isn’t outsourcing, it’s the Silver Tsunami.”
As a tsunami of business owners retire with no successor in place a small business closure crisis seems inevitable. We need people to take over these businesses. The realization emerging is the natural successors are those that have the most at stake, the people who are already a part of the business. In addition, research shows in companies owned by the employees, median wages are a third higher and job tenure is twice as long. It’s no wonder employee ownership is catching fire and these major publications are covering our work.