Please visit ManufacturingVillage.com which discusses the implementation for modern, competitively priced manufacturing in the U.S.A.

PlanUSA.com - Economic and Social Changes for the Rest of Us

Engineering solutions for coming out on the other side of coming social and financial changes

by me, Richard Pearlman

Marathoning as an Analogy to Long-term Economic Planning

Marathoning means running 26+ miles and every mile requires a plan. Returning manufacturing to American soil requires the same structure of planning, although you should please substitue years for miles.

How do we train for industrial marathon? What happens when we hit the "Wall"? And how do we know if we are running fast enough after 10 miles (years)?