In this episode we discuss:
Growing up in a machine shop as a Natural Born Maker
Introduction to CNC
EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining) Wire versus Sinker (aka Conventional, or, Ram EDM)
Where can companies find skilled workers? Tradeschools?
Makerspaces like Techshop
What else is there besides college?
People want the skills that Vocademy teaches
Vocademy is NOT a tradeschool
Is it a lie that you will make more by going to college?
The Experts on How To Run A Makerspace
Flipping the way education is done
TED Talk – The Marshmallow Challenge
STEM, STEAM, and really making things – not just on the iPad
Retirement – The Silver Tsunami