Tag: management

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

The role of Employee Equity Ownership in driving a company’s productivity.

November 30, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

In recent articles, I have written about how businesses that lack a defined and unifying purpose experience lower productivity; shared my thoughts on how companies can drive growth through the unification of purpose; and offered a methodology for driving value […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Managing Safety at Your Factory

September 15, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Safety is a top priority for any factory, but there’s always room for improvement. When you’re working in a busy environment with heavy equipment, there is the potential for accidents, which means people always have to be alert and complacency […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Leading During a Crisis

September 1, 2020

Via: Quality Magazine

Good leadership is necessary for any successful company, no matter what circumstances surround your business. But in times of crisis it becomes even more important. How your company weathers this crisis may have lasting effects for years to come. Leadership […]

Process, Quality Control

The Role of Process Control Limits

August 1, 2017

Via: Quality Magazine

In my previous column I discussed the role of specification limits in manufacturing, which led to thoughts about process control limits. Walter Shewhart invented the process control chart while working for Western Electric in the 1920s. He created the basis […]

Logistics, Process

Supply and Demand: 4 Tips for Moving and Maintaining Inventory

June 29, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Transformation

Inventory management is an important aspect of business, no matter if you own a large company or a small business. There are several problems that make inventory management a little difficult. The following are four tips to help improve your […]