Entries by PMG Admin

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 […]

Welding Tour at DCTC

PMG ReTool toured Dakota County Technical School’s Welding program in September. While there, we were able to shoot footage and learn why pursing a welding degree at a technical school is a worth while opportunity. Check out our video here    

Phone Interview Tips

What to Do and NOT Do on Your Next Phone Interview:   Most of us have read enough tweets or seen enough YouTube clips to be well aware by now that we’re living in the middle of the golden age of technology. However, in the era of the telephone interview, it’s harder to know how […]

Employee Spotlight

Meet Autumn! This month’s employee spotlight features Autumn, a Sales Administrator Assistant at PMG who joined the team less than one year ago. Tell us a little bit about yourself My family and I relocated to Minnesota 5 years ago from New York City. My husband was presented with an amazing job opportunity that was […]

Working From Home

Working from home – What could go wrong? No commute, no uncomfortable work clothes, no annoying cube mate – the idea of working from home sounds great. But how is it really? Working from home is no longer a “nice to have”, but is becoming a mandatory requirement from job seekers. How are you setting […]

Why We Celebrate Labor Day

If you’re one of the lucky ones, you just enjoyed a 3-day weekend: shopping for that first day of school outfit with your soon-to-be 4th grader, enjoying one last pontoon ride around the lake, or maybe grilling one last hot dog before putting the grill away for the year. If you’re like me, you enjoyed […]

KINMN – PMG Charitable Event

On August 1, PMG partnered with a non-profit organization called Kids in Need Minnesota (KINMN) to help support their annual 24 Hours to Empower event.  KINMN’s mission is to ensure that every child is prepared to learn and succeed in the classroom by providing free school supplies to students most in need. This was PMG’s […]

Every Technician’s Toolbox

Must Haves for Every Technician’s Toolbox Every technician has a toolbox, but what do you NEED to have in it? While there’s no “right” answer, here is a list of tools that PMG’s most successful technicians always have in their toolboxes: Hand Tools for Your Toolbox Wrenches Machinists and maintenance technicians need a good set […]

How to Schedule an Interview While Working

Scheduling an interview while you’re working can be a challenge. Let’s think about this for a second – You’ve made the decision that you’re going to start exploring new opportunities. You’ve updated your resume and started submitting online applications. The interview requests start rolling in and you’re thinking, ‘Wow, this is great!’ Then, you’re met […]