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Investment Week: Shape Corp. of Plzeň Shows its Work to Secondary-School Students

The students’ excursion to the company’s premises confirmed that language skills and technical education play an important role in employee recruitment.


A meeting of company representatives and students from the Secondary Technical School of Mechanical Engineering in Plzeň, which took place on Tuesday, 17 June 2014, laid the foundation of future cooperation. Shape Corp. Czech Republic, s. r. o., which is a global leader in metal shaping, advanced sheet-metal rolling and injection moulding of plastics, showed the visiting students not only its products, but also the process by which they are created at its plant in Plzeň. The company also emphasised the importance that it attaches to language skills and technical education and therefore the introductory presentation about the US-based firm's operations was conducted in English.