Leaning Into the Number One Problem Today: Hiring Employees

Leaning Into the Number One Challenge Today: Hiring Employees

Do you need to hire employees right now? I'll bet you do. In fact, I'll bet that you may have been trying to hire employees for quite a long time now. While it is easy to blame somebody or something else for the current situation...the government,…
Production Data Tracking

Production Data Tracking

Let's talk about Production Data Tracking, and specifically problems that I've had over the years. First, it is about math and numbers. Boring! Most people have a headache already just by reading these first three sentences of this article. But,…
Hello Old Friend

Hello Old Friend

Recently I traveled to Irving Texas to do something that used to be a steady part of this industry, namely attending a trade show. This was the Graphics Pro Expo or GPX show for short. This trade show wasn't the biggest. It wasn't the…
Why Sustainability Matters

Why Sustainability Matters

Let's talk about sustainability. As you may have heard, Earth Day just happened. Did you notice? Maybe you got outside and picked up some trash, or did something to make your community better. If so, good for you. Thanks! But if you…
The Wrong Type of Mistakes

The Wrong Type of Mistakes

Did you know there are two types of mistakes? The right mistake, and the wrong mistake. What's the difference? How do you know? Well, this article is about shedding some light on the differences, so let's get to it. The Right Mistake First,…
How to Give Up Control

How to Give Up Control

Deep inside we are all control freaks. I know I am. Personally, I am very picky and like things handled a certain way. That's the ENTJ-Commander in me. "It's my way or the highway." Have you ever said that? Or my personal favorite…