Funny how sometimes you don’t realize you have a dream until someone else is living it.
This week, I learned that person is Daniel Markovitz. 86 more words
In every organization, there are people who have formal and informal authority. The folks with formal authority are fairly easy to spot. They usually have the biggest office, fanciest clothes, and sit at the head of the table. 519 more words
In manufacturing, there is an optimal point where you have achieved the ideal balance between technique and speed for a process. The trick is knowing when you have struck that balance; and the answer may not be what you think. 776 more words
In a healthy product-driven business environment, value is created in the manufacturing process. In fact, the entire value chain lives within the manufacturing (and supply chain) process. 572 more words
For the sake of its own survival, a business must make money. And it must make more money than it spends. A business that spends more money than it makes is cannibalizing itself – and if not corrected will eventually fail. 821 more words