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Making a Capital Investment? Do not Forget the Impact on Your Company Culture

November 6, 2020

The biggest mistake that business leaders make when deciding on internal capital investments is their failure to consider the impact…

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Having a Plan B: Supply Chain Best Practices

November 2, 2020

The supply chain is fragile. Nothing has proven that more than 2020 and the COVID-19 pandemic. All over the globe,…

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Aiming For a Better Workplace Culture? Employee Engagement Surveys Can Miss the Mark!

October 30, 2020

Share on Linkedin Share on Facebook Share on Twitter     |    By Disengaged employees cost U.S. businesses a staggering…

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Considering Company Culture in Mergers and Acquisitions

October 26, 2020

Mergers and acquisitions are a popular business strategy for organizations looking to gain a competitive edge, acquire new technologies and…

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An Examination of the Kaizen Method and Where POWERS Differs

October 19, 2020

Kaizen is a Japanese term that means “continuous improvement” or “change for the better.” In the groundbreaking 35-year-old book, Kaizen:…

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The Importance of Maintenance Performance in the Medical Devices Manufacturing Industry

October 12, 2020

The medical device manufacturing industry in the US is quite large. Manufacturers in this industry are in charge of medical…

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Fake Leaders Create Fake Cultures

October 9, 2020

How to Spot a Fraudulent Company Culture   In recent months, we’ve seen a lot of organizations publicly touting their…

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Private Equity New World Order: It’s About Growing Companies

October 5, 2020

Private equity sometimes earns a poor reputation because of a historic perception of cutting costs (including laying off workers and…

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Fostering an Equitable Company Culture: Getting Beyond the Quota Mindset

October 2, 2020

When business leaders speak about equality (or equity) in the workplace, this concept is typically centered around the core value…

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Demand Forecasting: Don’t Do It Until You Understand Capacity

September 28, 2020

Demand forecasting is critical when it comes to answering questions like “How often do we need to replenish inventory?” or…

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