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Midlothian ISD Reaches Record-High Residential Growth, Report Shows

Midlothian Independent School District experienced record activity for a fourth quarter, according to the most recent School District Strategies report.

The district’s new-home market produced record highs in 2017 with 791 starts and 634 closings — up 41% and 43%, respectively.

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5 of the Top Technical Training Programs Supporting DFW’s Automotive, Aviation & Manufacturing Companies

Texas is widely known as a top business destination for a variety of industries. And while cotton, cattle, and oil may historically come to mind, the versatile state has greatly diversified its economic base over the years.

Currently, Texas’ extensive business portfolio spans not only its flagship industries of petroleum refining and chemical products, but also advanced technology and manufacturing, automotive, aviation and aerospace, biotechnology, information technology, energy, and more.

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5 Ways to Boost Morale in the Manufacturing Workplace

As with any professional environment, maximizing your employees’ potential and production power is critical to long-term success.

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Why Midlothian? Methodist Health System

WHY MIDLOTHIAN?

Few things can tell a community’s story better than its business residents’ insights. This is why we created the “Why Midlothian?” series. 

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3 Ways Automation Efficiencies Improve Advanced Manufacturing Assembly Lines

While many advanced manufacturing workers are fearful for their jobs with the influx of technology in the industry, there are many benefits to be reaped from the addition of automation and artificial intelligence in assembly and production lines. The reality is that the inclusion of new technologies has created efficiency and supply chain possibilities that were previously unimaginable. This Industry 4.0 movement has not only facilitated greater productivity and lower costs, but offers a...

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Lone Star Advantages Spur Manufacturing Growth

While it’s true that U.S. manufacturing is not what it once was, this is not necessarily a bad thing.

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The Future of the Advanced Manufacturing Workforce

In many ways the future is here. Artificial Intelligence (AI), smart-home technology, and other inventions of science fiction past have come to reality in quick succession, transforming lives and businesses everywhere. However, these changes have also created new problems to solve, and new concerns about technology in our lives. Perhaps the most prevalent of the concern surrounds the future of the workforce.

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Kroger Anchors Development Rising on Midlothian’s Horizon

February 27, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

The new year is barreling forward in Midlothian where rapid growth has become the norm.

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Dynamic By Design: How North Texas Talent Fuels Precision Industries

February 22, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

There are no shortcuts when it comes to manufacturing a skilled workforce for the high-tech automotive, aerospace and aviation industries.

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Consider State Resource Limitations When Evaluating a Site

February 14, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

When a business seeks to move or expand, they often focus on access to workforce, quality of life, and space concerns when they consider a new location. While these are all valid reasons for selecting a site, other considerations may be overlooked.  Perhaps the most commonly overlooked factor is access to and quantity of resources. While it can be easy to favor a site for its proximity to a major city, transit, and strong labor, if the area is resource-stressed, it can be harmful to a...

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