July 14, 2003
Can the U.S. Afford to Export its Manufacturing Economy? by Jim Altfeld
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Through arrogance and greed, America's automobile industry was given away by the industry itself. Our electronics industry has not only gone offshore for manufacturing, but also for design and engineering. We have seen and continue to see one industry after another leaving the United States.
understands who it is, what it is, what it stands for and who it wants to be in the years to come. This is no time to allow our nation's destiny to go "white water rafting" and leave it up to the gods of change. It is time to seize control of our future, determine our own destiny and then let everyone else in on the plan.
Jim Altfeld has over thirty years of experience as an industry marketing and sales professional in the manufacturing sector, with a key part of his career spent at GE Plastics. He is also a successful author and business consultant who is dedicated to the preserving the future of U.S.-based manufacturing. Write to Jim at:
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