American Manufacturing

Reap the Benefits of Outsourcing Manufacturing in the U.S.

Outsourcing manufacturing in the U.S. continues to show many signs of steady growth. For example, according to the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), American manufacturing contributed $2.33 TRILLION to the U.S. economy during 1st…

Helpful Suggestions to "Give Value First"

When looking for a new vendor, do you seek companies that "Give Value First"? Partnering with the right vendor delivers powerful results for your company. Improves productivity Increases profitability Enhances quality However,…
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Blogging Benefits for Manufacturers

Does blogging really work for manufacturers? In particular, for custom manufacturers? Are blogging benefits really worth the time and investment? Common questions that manufacturers ask when considering a blog strategy: Will blogging…
Government Publishing Ofiice

U.S. Government Publishing Office: Outstanding Resource for Businesses

In a recent blog, we discussed an extremely hot topic: tariffs. However, we are still nursing a blog hangover from that one. After all, you need a PhD in Economics to fully understand everything going on with tariffs these days, right? Well,…
e-stewards

E-Stewards: A Global Leader in Promoting Safe & Healthy Electronics Recycling

This post continues our blog series on recycling. In particular, the growing need for electronics recycling. Exploring electronics recycling led us to e-Stewards, a global leader in promoting safe and healthy electronics recycling. Click here…
Tariffs

Struggling to Understand Tariffs? Check Out These Helpful Websites

Sometimes a word needs repeating several times to emphasize a point. For example, our topic today covers Tariffs, Tariffs, Tariffs! Another example of a repeating a word for emphasis includes the real estate war cry, "location, location location". Of…

Electronics Recycling

Last week we posted a blog on the Benefits of Recycling. As an electronics manufacturer, recycling plays an extremely important role in operations. Especially as the demand for electronics recycling continues to dramatically increase. Small…

Recycling: What & Why We Should Recycle?

Tackling Recycling Why should you recycle? Does it really help the environment? What is recycling?      Recycling is the process of collecting and processing materials that would otherwise be thrown away as trash and instead turning…

Influential Management Consultants from the 20th Century

Consultants Who Impacted Manufacturing Manufacturers commonly rely on consultants to help advance their business strategies. Let's take a step back in time to look at several legendary business consultants. Three prominent management…

Inspiring Business Quotes Help Conquer Tough Times 

Being an entrepreneur requires a consistent positive attitude. You need your game face on at all times. Display constant determination. Maintain a laser focus. Especially during stressful periods and even when a bad day occurs. We all need to…
Rockefeller

Book Review on "Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr."

"Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr." What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the name, Rockefeller? Money? Extreme wealth? Massive success? Monopolist? Philanthropist? As you are most likely aware, John D. Rockefeller…
Relatable Manufacturers That Could be Your Best Friend
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Relatable Manufacturers: Movie Manufacturers that Could be Your Best Friend

As we continue our blog series on American Manufacturers in the Movies, today we discuss "Movie Manufacturers That Could Be Your Best Friend." You know the type. Characters who are outrageously funny, lovable and a bit on the crazy side. Those…