Leading Multitasking Machining Solutions at OMIC

Leading Multitasking Machining Solutions at OMIC

You are cordially invited to Oregon’s Manufacturing Innovation Center Research & Development (OMIC R&D) for a hosted event with WFL Millturn Technologies and Sandvik Coromant, industrial leaders in metal cutting. At the full day event you will learn how to maximize manufacturing results using new metal cutting technologies.

OMEP Smart Talent @ Prosper Portland

JOIN THIS 4 PART COHORT FROM OMEP & Prosper Portland, taking place on Feb. 1, Mar. 8, Apr. 5, & May 3. DAY 1 – MAKE YOUR WORKFORCE YOUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE This interactive workshop focuses on a cohesive and holistic process of attracting, training, developing, and engaging your employees. Learn…

Portland Made: Email Marketing

Join us for an evening focused on upping your Email Marketing game. Nick LaPlante, Marketing Manager for Grovemade will share useful tips and tools. At this Maker Meetup, learn how to get the most out of your email marketing in a presentation covering email automation, segmentation, design, and more.

Energy Trust Webinar: How to Save with Efficient Workplace Lighting

Providing adequate quality lighting can improve worker productivity and safety. LED technology has proven to be a practical choice and provides substantial energy savings. When LEDs are used with controls they can increase overall lighting savings by at least 25%. Equipment costs have come down, technology has become easier to…

Pipeline To Jobs: Metals & manufacturing Day for Women AND High School Students

Save the Date: Metals & Manufacturing Day for Women AND All High School Students is Friday, January 18! On Friday, January 18, the Pipeline to Jobs program and Linn-Benton Community College are partnering to host Metals & Manufacturing Day. Metals & Manufacturing Day provides area high-school students with the opportunity…

Acting Fast to Slow Machinist Turnover

This article originally appeared on Industry Week. Guest blog post by Linda Wechsler, senior consultant at OMEP. Paola Castaldo, managing consultant, and Russ Gaylor, manufacturing consultant, also contributed to this article. How an Oregon components maker closed the gaps in its training and development program.

2019 Northwest Food & Beverage World

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE Northwest Food & Beverage World has grown over the last few years to become the show many in the industry choose to attend before any other conference. You should join them in the exploration of this constantly growing and evolving trade show and conference. Food Northwest has…

Inspiring Diversity Grant

Launch a new diversity and equity program at your small business with help from Prosper Portland! The Inspiring Diversity Grant is a new pilot program for small, traded-sector employers located in the City of Portland. We are offering grant funding of up to $10,000 per company to inspire creative equity-related…

Green Paper Review

The US Government spends over $100 billion annually on R&D and has significant IP assets.  The white house requested an audit of how these assets are being shared with industry and what barriers could be removed.  If you are unfamiliar with tapping into this resource, drop me a line.  The…

Oregon Equal Pay Act: What Employers Need to Know

Potential exposure for a violation of Oregon’s Equal Pay Act is considerable Employees alleging unpaid wages or pay equity discrimination may be awarded two years of back pay, compensatory and punitive damages, and attorney fees. Unlawful practices under the law include: Discriminating between employees on the basis of an employee’s…