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Organizational Development


Improve individual & organizational performance.

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Supply Chain Management


Improve service levels, inventory turns & margins.

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  • Systems Pragmatist: Connecting Processes, Systems, Company Objectives - When applying my Systems Pragmatist viewpoint to analyzing manufacturing processes and systems, I revisit the fundamentals as they are essential to delivering bottom line business results. Those clients who want to skip over the “hard work” of defining and improving processes and leveraging systems are destined to failure whereas those who take the time to
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  • Learn from German Success: Apprenticeships to Fill Skills Gaps - According to today’s Wall Street Journal, although there is federal and state attention being placed on building apprenticeship programs to fill the skills gaps, it is off to a slow start. According to my research, 87% are experiencing skills gaps. Why not consider options to address? So far, the vast majority of companies who have
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  • Quality Tips for Manufacturers - Quality has seemingly fallen out of favor in terms of the number of articles and attention in industry circles; however, it remains a bedrock principle for customer service and profitability (and has arisen frequently in the negative aspect re: product quality from China manufacturers, etc.), so I thought I’d resurrect the topic and provide a
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  • Become the Strongest Link in Your Supply Chain - As The Manufacturing Connector(SM), I work with clients on a comprehensive process to connect the rapid assessment and identification of key priorities with the execution of results through the right combination of end-to-end supply chain expertise and improvements in people, processes, and systems. When going into more depth on the content side of the equation
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  • Amazon & US Postal Service Collaborate for Success - According to today’s Wall Street Journal, Amazon and the US Postal Service are testing a new delivery service for groceries including meat, produce etc. They already partner on Sunday deliveries and are expanding their collaboration efforts to see if this new model can be successful.  What a combination of innovation and collaboration!  Win-lose, collaborate for
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