POLL: Man or Machine: Where do you put your money?
April 27, 2022 | 1:14 pm CDT

In an recent Twitter poll, the WoodworkingNetwork.com, asked a simple question: 

Managers, if you had a choice between a skilled worker who was reliable and quick on their feet, or a shiny new piece of equipment, would you choose the hard-to-come-by skilled worker or the shiny new woodworking machine?

While respondents were small, the numbers were telling. With nearly 8 of 10 respondents responding that they would prefer a skilled worker over a new machine. 

Man or Machine survey

Respondents who offered more than eir votes, had some interesting things to say, such as:

Man or Machine responses

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