Women And Manufacturing

Most people have heard that women are 51% of the U.S. population and only 27% of employees in manufacturing.  But there is so much more to this story than a few statistics.  To bring the story to life, the Manufacturing Broadcasting Corporation (MBC), broadcasters of Manufacturing Talk Radio an exciting new show where accomplished women interview accomplished women who can share their experiences and encourage women to look across the broad landscape of manufacturing, from the shop floor to the C-Suite, and the expanse of jobs and careers in between, to learn more about this exciting sector of the U.S. economy and what it might hold for them.

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Woman And MFG Podcast

Recent Episodes

Riveting Exchanges: How Do Your Verbal Communication Skills Stack Up?

As a manufacturing leader, do you know how your verbal communications impact your career? In this week’s episode of Riveting Exchanges, Andrea Olson and Desiree Grace take a deep dive into the best practices of verbal communications. More…

Full Time: The Potato Episode

Get to know your host! This week on Full Time With Amy Nicklaus, Amy is sharing a little bit of her crazy life, along with some ridiculously funny stories that most of her listeners will be able to relate to. More…

Riveting Exchanges: The Importance of Language In Manufacturing And Culture

Hosts, Andrea and Desiree look at the importance of professional communication. More…

Previous Episodes

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Our Hosts

Andrea Olson
Author of “No Disruptions: The New Future
For Mid-Market Manufacturing”

Andrea Olson

Barbara A. Trautlein, PhD
Principal and Founder of
Change Catalysts

Barbara Trautlein

Desiree Grace
Vice-President Channel Development
and Operations at Eaton

Host Desiree Grace

Jennifer McNelly
President of 180 Skills

Jennifer McNelly

Amy Nicklaus
Owner of Nicklaus Marketing

work life balance

Linda Rigano
Corporate Communications & PR

Linda Rigano