Category

Leadership Blog
Creating Production Capacity Header

Creating Production Capacity

Three techniques to mine untapped potential in manufacturing operations Many manufacturers are profiting from robust growth, with U.S. manufacturing gross output rising from $5.5 trillion in 2008 to more than $6 trillion in 2017(1).  Yet for other manufacturers, rapid growth leads to increased frustration as they struggle to cost-effectively meet new demand. In fact, when...
Read More
books

What We’re Reading – July 2018

Those of us in the manufacturing industry know it is constantly evolving and changing. This can make it tough to keep up. We spend a good amount of our day trying to stay current on what’s happening. Here are a few articles from across the web we found interesting and worth talking about. South Carolina’s...
Read More
Flipping the script on safety

Safety+Health Article Feature

In the July 2018 issue of Safety+Health, the Official Magazine of the NSC Congress & Expo, Phil McIntyre, Managing Director for Performance Solutions, was featured in the Workplace Solutions column. Experts from the safety equipment manufacturers and service providers answer “from the field” questions. In this Q&A article, we discuss leveraging safety and health operations....
Read More
Present

Enabling Engagement and Commitment through Recognition

I have the great privilege of being a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America. It allows me to spend time with my children while supporting the program they enjoy. I recently spent a week at our local Cub Scout Day Camp as the STEAM instructor. The youth experienced all manner of activities from popsicle...
Read More
books

What We’re Reading – June 2018

Those of us in the manufacturing industry know it is constantly evolving and changing. This can make it tough to keep up. We spend a good amount of our day trying to stay current on what’s happening. Here are a few articles from across the web we found interesting and worth talking about. The Perfect...
Read More
Question and Answer Bubbles

Q&A: Involved to Engaged. An Employee-Centric Approach to Improving Safety

In our recent webinar “Involved to Engaged. An Employee-Centric Approach to Improving Safety”, hosted in partnership with EHS Today, we discussed why organizations must address people and culture long before applying new tools. We had great participation during the Q&A and we wanted to share that conversation with you! Speakers Phil McIntyre, Managing Director, Business...
Read More
books

What We’re Reading – May 2018

Those of us in the manufacturing industry know it is constantly evolving and changing. This can make it tough to keep up. We spend a good amount of our day trying to stay current on what’s happening. Here are a few articles from across the web we found interesting and worth talking about. Where U.S....
Read More
Video Equipment

Interview at BTOES 2018

At the 2018 Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES), Jordan Workman, Director of Business Development, participated in an interview series with Joseph Paris, Chairman, Xonitek and Founder, Operational Excellence Society. We discussed what we enjoy about events like BTOES and what we learn at events like this. We also dig...
Read More
Question and Answer Bubbles

Q&A: Delivering Breakthrough Improvements Through Zero Loss Thinking

In our recent webinar “Delivering Breakthrough Improvements Through Zero Loss Thinking”, hosted in partnership with AME, we discussed a new way of thinking that highlights total losses and challenges what’s possible. We outlined what Zero Loss Thinking is, how to use Zero Loss Thinking to identify and prioritize areas for improvement, how Zero Loss Thinking...
Read More
networking

Meet Nick Bailey

At Performance Solutions by Milliken, we’re dedicated to developing sustainable results. But these results wouldn’t be possible without our experienced Practitioners who work side by side with all of our clients. Milliken Practitioners average over 15 years of service at Milliken & Company or other manufacturing companies. Get to know us better through these fun and...
Read More
1 2 3 9