The Many Faces of MAGNET

 

 

Your company is complex, sophisticated, and multi-faceted – and so is MAGNET. MAGNET provides services to cover all of your business needs, with expertise in innovation, employment, and entrepreneurship. We have more than 30 years of experience helping small- to medium- sized manufacturers, and we know what it takes to make your business grow.

Innovation
MAGNET helps your business with every step of the product development process. In addition to helping you develop new products and processes, we help you improve existing products by increasing functionality and lowering costs. When your products are ready for market, we help you develop and execute powerful marketing and sales plans across multiple media channels. Throughout the process, we help you streamline your operations with lean consulting and related services. This allows you to improve efficiency in sales, engineering, purchasing, and manufacturing.

Employment
Your company’s success hinges upon your workforce. MAGNET’s Workforce and Talent Development (WFTD) services help you attract, develop, and retain talent, so that you have a thriving workforce poised for success. MAGNET has an extensive partnership network which includes local career and technical schools, community colleges, and universities. Through this network, we can help your business get interns, create apprenticeships, and form co-ops to feed your talent pipeline. Our educational network is also valuable for providing training to current employees, as well as to leadership and management, in order to address skill needs. Most importantly, MAGNET helps you develop an engaging work environment, which is essential for maintaining employees and creating a culture of continuous improvement.

Entrepreneurship
MAGNET provides everything necessary for your startup to succeed with minimum risk and maximum profit. We help you begin the process of establishing a value proposition and developing a business plan. As you progress, we help you effectively develop products and processes. The Incubator at MAGNET is also a tremendous resource, providing mentorship, subject matter expertise, partnerships, connections to Northeast Ohio professionals, and access to space in the MAGNET innovation center. With these services, your startup has the network and guidance necessary to grow successfully.

We want to help you grow! Contact Linda Barita at Linda.Barita@magnetwork.org or 216.391.7766 to learn more about what we can offer your business.

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