Post Tagged with: "leading edge"

Oil, Gas, Water, Gold and Silver Mining Industry Trends

Oil, Gas, Water, Gold and Silver Mining Industry Trends

The following information was gathered from http://www.ibisworld.com/ Pipeline Construction Revenue: $50 BN Annual Growth Rate (09-14): -3.5% The Oil and Gas Pipeline Construction industry is… Read More ›

Selecting a Vendor for Complex Manufacturing

Selecting a Vendor for Complex Manufacturing

Most companies locate and select vendors by one or all of the following: 1. Internet search 2. Open the local yellow pages 3. Find out… Read More ›

Digital Media: Getting Away from Commodity News

Digital Media: Getting Away from Commodity News

Most everyone knows how disruptive advances in digital media has been for certain industries. The Travel industry, Video Rentals, Book stores and traditional news print… Read More ›

Strategic Agility: The New Leadership Imperative

Strategic Agility: The New Leadership Imperative

by Holly G. Green CEO, The Human Factor. In today’s hyper-fast markets, strategic agility – the ability to move fast with focus and flexibility –… Read More ›

Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing

Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing

by Walter W. McIntyre One of the challenges that we have as leaders is to keep our eye on the ball. Since we are responsible for… Read More ›

Overcoming Barriers to Organizational Transformation (February 2014)

Overcoming Barriers to Organizational Transformation (February 2014)

8 or 9 organizations out of 10 embarking on a major transformation efforts fail to get the results they should. Take away these key learnings… Read More ›

In Performance Appraisals, Make Context Count

In Performance Appraisals, Make Context Count

Every organization evaluates the performance of its employees in some way, whether that process is formal or informal, or on a regular cycle or an… Read More ›

Leading Edge Organizations

Leading Edge Organizations

In both public and private sector organizations there is always a desire to have the reputation as the go-to leading edge organization, the one customers… Read More ›

Genchi Genbutsu: Where Theory Meets Pavement

Genchi Genbutsu: Where Theory Meets Pavement

by Daniel Lilley Whether the goal is plant floor efficiency or gathering accurate project requirements, the proper use of Genchi Genbutsu is critical. One of the five… Read More ›

Key to Lean Engineering Success? Don’t Speak Japanese… Think Respect.

Key to Lean Engineering Success? Don’t Speak Japanese… Think Respect.

“A culture of respect for people leads to an organic growth of lean process implementation throughout an organization. The Value Stream Mapping tool could not… Read More ›