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- Atotech to Sponsor ISS Europe 2017
- Gala Dinner Celebrates 30 Years of Seica S.p.A
- More Soldering, Design and Quality Control Events from SMART Group
- The Conflict Minerals Regulation is here to stay
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I-Connect007 Editor’s Choice: Five Must-Reads for the Week
05/19/2023 | Nolan Johnson, I-Connect007
This week, our must-reads include reporting on the new PCB support legislation, now submitted to the U.S. House of Representatives; financial results from two Tier 1 manufacturers, which readers read quite thoroughly; ESG in Asia Pacific; new features from Altium; global sourcing; and a “How I got here” interview with an up and coming industry expert.
Guru & Geezer: A Celebration of the Life of Martin Cotton
05/17/2023 | Philip Stoten
This last weekend, industry guru and dear friend to many, Martin Cotton passed away. He was one of the first people I worked with in the electronics industry when I joined Toptec Design to learn to layout PCBs. He was a bit of a rock star to many PCB designers, myself included. He was known to be among the best in his field, if not the best, and went on to be one of the most influential and innovative people in the industry over a long and distinguished career. He will be hugely missed by his family and by his numerous friends in and out of the electronics industry.
Onboarding 101 With Mike Hoyt
05/05/2023 | Andy Shaughnessy, Design007 Magazine
You’ve decided to revamp your process for onboarding new hires, but where do you start? How do you create a thorough onboarding system that allows each new hire to become a happy, long-term employee? I asked Mike Hoyt, IPC’s training advisor, to discuss the organization’s onboarding program, the hiring issues facing companies in the PCB space, and the best way to get aboard a new onboarding process.