2021-September: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

2021-September: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

Operational Excellence By DesignSM 2021 September ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Monthly Musing “For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.“ ― Edwin Way Teale Connecting With Us Founder’s Corner – Joseph Paris Mind your costs I recently came off a turn-around…

Mind your costs

Mind your costs

I recently came off a project with a metal fabrication company that was in severe distress. I was originally introduced to the company in October of 2020 by a mentor of the owner who thought they could use my help.  At the time, the owner believed he had the situation under control; he did not. …

2021-July/August: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

2021-July/August: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

Operational Excellence By DesignSM 2021 June ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Monthly Musing Summertime… “And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald Connecting With…

Task Overload

Task Overload

We have all been there at least once in our lives.  It might be that we are faced with a single, big, fat, hairy challenge and we don’t know where to start.  Or it might be that we are faced with several challenges at once; each one not particularly overwhelming, but together are; with each…

2021-May: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

2021-May: Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter

Operational Excellence By DesignSM 2021 May ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Monthly Musing “The significance of the cherry blossom tree in Japanese culture goes back hundreds of years. In their country, the cherry blossom represents the fragility and the beauty of life. It’s a reminder that life is almost overwhelmingly beautiful but that it is also…