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Why good leaders are trustworthy

Transformation within industries or businesses works best when employees trust their leaders. However, many leaders make the mistake of just asking their employees to trust them instead of building a solid base. If you want to build that trust, demonstrate…

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How to advance your career in demand planning

How do you advance your career in demand planning? First you need to know the language. That might sound simple – you already use it every day! However, different companies and areas use different terminology to take the time to…

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Embracing change starts with you

Change is necessary for a business to grow and develop. However, you can’t change the way that people think or a company’s culture overnight. Industry Week said, “Leaders should try to change how people act in the organization by defining…

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Building efficiency through teamwork

Dave Turbide said, “The very essence of supply chain management is coordinated activity; working together to move the materials and products through the chain from source to manufacturing, from manufacturing through the distribution network, and out to the customer in…

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Some ways you can manage the talent shortage

There is a current shortage in manufacturing labor, so businesses are getting creative! One way you can retain talent is by convincing retirement-aged workers to stay with incentives. You could also increase talent by partnering with a school to create…

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Which kinds of leaders should encourage a growth mindset?

Bill Joiner claims there are five types of leaders; experts, achievers, and catalyst leaders. Experts have passion for what they do and problem solving skills but tend to not seek feedback from their employees enough. Achievers are typically more collaborative…

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The Human Factor in Manufacturing

Reports that say robots are taking over jobs in manufacturing aren’t accounting for “the human factor.” In fact, Industry Week reported that humans perform 72% of tasks in manufacturing. They said, “Humans are and will remain integral to the manufacturing…

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Five Trends for Manufacturing Revenue Leaders

Industry Week identified five trends for manufacturing revenue leaders; re-alignment of sales forces around highest priority customers, digital investment, struggle for talent, pay-for-performance in compensation, and professionalizing sales operations. Investing in digital access channels is a huge priority for many…

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