Get Off Your Throne and Lead from the Trenches

I recently saw a cartoon that had a silhouette of a man sitting on a throne being pulled by 3 other silhouettes; the caption read “Boss” with an arrow pointing to the man in the throne.  Undernea...


Employee First Impressions Can Build a Sustainable Culture and Reputation

Have you been through the hiring process in your organization?  Have you applied for a job at your company or worked with the temp agency that represents your company?  Have you analyzed the message...


Beat the Competition through Process Innovation

Innovations in products, technology, design, and engineering have pushed society forward and made the world a better place to live.  Companies spend fortunes on product development and research to en...


Four Ways Your Organization Can Stay Ahead

I recently saw an independent study that said there were 4,900 woodworking manufacturers in the United States.  4,900!  Talk about competition.  The study continued to say that about 85% of the bus...