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August 2019 MiMfg MiMfg Magazine Contents Magazine Aug 2019 • Vol. XXXII • Online Issue No. 4 12 12 On the Cover Knowledge Sharing: From Talent Gaps to Talent Strengths This Month’s Features 6 Key Conversation Stephanie Beckhorn • Talent and Economic Development 8 Premium Associate Member Spotlight John Calabrese & Michael Calabrese • Control System Integrators 9 Open Your Doors on MFG Day vs. Selling Your Business 10 Holding Vincent Mastrovito • Prometis Partners Read MiMfg Magazine online: mag.mimfg.org. Editorial Staff Chuck Hadden Publisher Brett Gerrish Copy Editor Joy Wolf Editor/Layout Sarah Martin Advertising Michigan Manufacturers Association and MMA Service Corporation 620 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933 Phone: 517-372-5900 • Fax: 517-372-3322 E-mail: ask@mimfg.org • Web: mimfg.org MiMfg Magazine Vol. XXXII Online Issue No. 4, August 2019 (ISSN 1936-8860), (USPS 024-973) published bi-monthly for $18 per year by the MMA Service Corpora- tion (MMASC), 620 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933-2308. Periodicals postage paid at Lansing MI and additional offices. On the Cover: Talent — the workers and the knowledge they hold — is a precious commodity. See page 12 to learn how to develop your knowledge retention strategy. 18 11 Become an MFG Advocate 17 MMA Honored for HICA Repeal Effort Keys to Effective Product 18 Five Change Management Ed Potoczak • Oakstone Group, LLC Brand Knowledge with Video 20 Retain Brian Town • Michigan Creative Member Spotlight 22 Industry John Barnett • Reed City Group 20 26 2019 MFG Excellence Awards Inside Every Issue 4 First & Foremost 5 Member Advantage 24 MFG at Work 27 Upcoming Events 3