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Gaming the system: 3D simulation to develop the next-gen workforce

Training programs using videogame experiences signal that your workplace is technologically advanced.

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By Debra Schug, communications manager for Simutech Multimedia  Congratulations are in order for PR people in the manufacturing industry. After years of battling the negative perception of the plant floor being a dark and dirty place, that narrative is changing.According to a recent study conducted by West Monroe Partners, the majority of 18-40 year-olds polled in Minnesota view manufacturers as tech-savvy and tech-forward. Wow. Weren’t we all just screaming from the rooftops a few months ago that the modern factory floor is not your grandfather’s manufacturing facility?Great news, right? Not so fast. The second part of that same poll reveals these next-gen workers…

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