DWD works to widen, strengthen Wisconsin`s employment net

October was a big month at the Department of Workforce Development. We recognized Manufacturing Month by celebrating one of our state`s most important industries, which provides nearly a half-million jobs and almost 20% of our state`s GDP.

Across Wisconsin, we handed out proclamations, lauded effective training programs, toured high-tech and high-performance facilities and touted the importance of the manufacturing sector to our state`s near- and long-term economic well-being. The days of "dark, dingy and dangerous" describing manufacturing are long gone, and we were happy to help trumpet the value and appeal of manufacturing in Wisconsin...

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