During the training, the employees gain skills before transitioning into actual jobs when someone retires or quits, or if new positions are created.
Wozniak discussed some of the process toward separating nVent from Pentair, as well as the immediate market potential she sees for the company now that it is an independent business.
Some industry analysts believe the decreased forecast is a ploy to set incoming 3M CEO Michael Roman up for a positive first year.
The new facility will house its fast-growing CNC machining operations.
After more than six years as CEO of the company behind Post-It Notes and Scotch Tape, Thulin will move on to a new position on 3M's board.
A lot depends on how other nations react to the new taxes.
The imaging company reported nearly $5 million in sales in its fourth quarter, but capped the year with an overall loss of nearly a quarter-million dollars.
Fourth quarter sales jumped 9 percent year-over-year, the Maplewood-based maker of Scotch tape and Post-It Notes said, while its earnings significantly dropped.
Companies are using internships, apprenticeships and targeted strategies to identify and develop the talent pool they need.