Entries by PMG Admin

W-4 Form Changes

The Who, What, Why, Where, and How of the New W-4 (Employee’s Withholding Certificate) What has changed? Form W-4 is now titled as Employee’s Withholding Certificate for years 2020 onward. This new W-4 form has been simplified and is more straight forward for both employers and employees. Why did the W-4 form change? In 2017, […]

Meet Brian B!

Q&A with PMG Machinist Brian B. How long have you been working in manufacturing? Since 1994. I’m a machinist – it’s how I think and it’s in my blood. I like it because you can take a chunk of metal and make it into something. You get to be able to see the beginning, make […]

Fourth Quarter Charitable Results

While PMG chooses a charitable organization each quarter to donate either time or money to, the fourth quarter initiative felt extra special this year.  It could simply be that it is the holiday season and everyone seems a little more generous this time of year.  Maybe, as a mom, I can empathize with the struggle […]

What is PMG ReTool?

It’s on our business cards, webinars, email signatures, and blog bylines, but what is ReTool?  Simple question, we know, but the answer is anything but simple because ReTool is a lot of things. History of ReTool ReTool started in January 2017 with a question. PMG, like all those working in the manufacturing sector, was aware […]

2020 New Year’s Resolutions

New Year, New You. You’ve heard it, read it, or said it yourself. You’ve set your own New Year’s resolutions or heard resolutions from friends, family, and colleagues. Were the resolutions full of “eat better”, “join a gym”, “spend less, save more”? I wouldn’t be surprised since those are three of the five Most Popular […]

Made in America

Holiday décor is hanging around; radio stations are playing seasonal music; and mall Santas everywhere are back on the grind. Yes, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. As advocates for American manufacturing, PMG wants to encourage everyone to consider what they’re buying and where it’s from this gift giving season. Did you know […]

Q4 Charitable Initiative

Spreading Joy this Holiday Season   ‘Giving is not just about making a donation.  It is about making a difference.’ ~ Kathy Calvin, President & CEO of the United Nations Foundation   Each quarter, PMG Employees make it our purpose to do our part in this crazy world we live in and do something good […]

Communicating at Work

Five Tips to Improve Your Communication at Work No matter where you work, communication plays a critical role in getting the job done. In today’s world, we have several ways to communicate – in-person, email, instant messenger, video, phone – the list could go on and on. We also communicate with others who have different […]

Meet Rodney

  Meet this month’s employee spotlight, Rodney, a PMG Manufacturing Tech working his fourth PMG project. Learn more about him in the Q&A session below! How long have you been working in manufacturing? I used to work military law enforcement and then got into security for contract projects at manufacturers. Then, I got myself onto […]

Work-life Balance

With an increase in technology accessibility, our work days have extended so much longer than ever before. Checking email before bed and first thing in the morning is routine for most professionals. Work-life balance has become a career perk, not something you’re always guaranteed. I’ve put together five ways to create some work-life balance, even […]