Operational Excellence

Top Logistical Concerns and How to Make Improvements

Top Logistical Concerns and How to Make Improvements

“Logistics Management” presented an interesting industry article that discussed a recent survey done to determine the top supply chain concerns. As always, a chart is… Read More ›

Effective Change Management: Communicate the How for Every Part of the Organization

Effective Change Management: Communicate the How for Every Part of the Organization

Change is inevitable. People and groups as a whole, generally either accept change as an opportunity or view it as something to avoid. These attitudes… Read More ›

Decision Making in Complex Times

Decision Making in Complex Times

Managers are paid to make good decisions, and most of us have our own methods for decision making. Some are very formal, and others are… Read More ›

Risk Management Strategies for a Risky Era

Risk Management Strategies for a Risky Era

Given the Washington Circus and the global confusion, it’s safe to say that macro risk is on the rise. From Artificial Intelligence to Global Warming,… Read More ›

Business communications problems I often see that undermine operational excellence initiatives and how I resolve them

Business communications problems I often see that undermine operational excellence initiatives and how I resolve them

Communication problems exist in all companies, but the effects are worse if the company is failing to meet basic operational targets. Three of the most… Read More ›

Group of young business people in smart casual wear looking bored while sitting together at the table and looking away

Employee Engagement in the Workplace is More Than Just a Business Problem

In May of 2016, a study by  J. Galvas was done to test  a model based on engagement theory. The goal was to see  how… Read More ›