Month: July 2013

THE TIME BANDIT

Are you a victim of the biggest time bandit ever? Most people don’t even realize that hours every week are being stolen from their already tight schedules. What is it that is literally robbing you of one of your most precious assets? E-MAIL!! Think about how many times a day you log in and check… Read more »

Zero Error Communication

Today’s Guest Blogger Doug Lundrigan addressing:  Zero Error Communication “One-third trim, niner ze-ro feet, two degree up bubble!” ordered the Commanding Officer to his Diving Officer. “Aye sir, One-third trim, niner ze-ro feet, two degree up bubble!” acknowledged the Diving Officer. The process of relaying orders and having them repeated back played out again from… Read more »

Sun Valley Hosts Billionaires’ Summer Camp

The 31st annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference gets underway on Tuesday, July 9th. The five day event includes some of the wealthiest and most powerful individuals in media, finance, politics and technology. Past attendees include Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Rupert Murdoch, Oprah Winfrey, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg,… Read more »

Lean Management

Many of us have heard the term Lean Management, but what exactly does it mean? Based on the term Lean we can assume that it has something to do with low cost or doing with as little as possible. So what exactly is lean management? Lean management  is all about customer focus. Value is defined by… Read more »