5 challenges facing Wisconsin manufacturers

By C.A. Lawton | October 23, 2019

This article from the St. Norbert College newsletter highlights five challenges that Wisconsin manufacturers are likely to face in the years ahead. It features the expert opinion of Marc Schaffer, associate professor of economics at the Donald J. Schneider School of Business and Economics at St. Norbert College, whose thinking closely parallels that of Lawton’s CEO, Alex Lawton.Alex recently shared his thoughts on the challenges created by the evolving demographics of today’s workforce in a recent article entitled Overcoming Challenges in the Foundry Industry. This is such a great read because it offers answers to the questions many Wisconsin business leaders are asking about our state’s rapidly-changing workforce.