Management concerns of high importance and year-after-year existence cannot be treated like they are brand new, nor the same way you treated them last year. Rebecca suggests a V8 approach.
In today’s podcast Rebecca clarifies some buzzwords that are really important strategic decisions for manufacturers everywhere.
Rebecca shares why employees sharing their “tricks of the trade” and converting that private knowledge into public knowledge is best for the team and the individual.
I just invested 5 days at the Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) international conference in Jacksonville, FL. Over the years, the content of the conference has made a dramatic shift from tools to leadership and leadership processes as the needs of manufacturers have shifted. That’s why most of my postings and newsletter articles are about leadership, and not about tools. By now, most …
Rebecca reveals five aspects of ‘Finish Strong®’ and how they will favorably impact your profits.
Rebecca shares an example to explain what an inventory strategy really is, and how to develop it.
Rebecca shares why you should consider your business a track star running against your best competitors – and how it will make you better and faster.
In today’s podcast we hear Becky’s five transformational tips to leverage a positive culture.
A manufacturer has a rare opportunity to reduce costs significantly when it moves operations to a new building. Determining the optimal layout that minimizes internal movement and supports maximum productivity of people and equipment is critical. Unfortunately, a small manufacturer planning such a move is likely running low on cash. Moving expenses, preparing inventory to support customers during a multi-day shutdown of …
In today’s podcast Rebecca explains why using problem-solving tools can create the future you seek, and why creative innovation processes contribute to problem solving.