Captivate Network surveyed more than 670 North American workers on their experience with bad bosses and came up with four classifications of terrible head honchos. Is your boss on this list?
Siemens Canada has invested $3 million in plant upgrades and is adding 50 new jobs as it takes advantage of the opportunities offered by Ontario’s renewable energy market.
Today, the page is turning. Manufacturers are more confident about their prospects, and this optimism is reflected in the growth this year of the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show 2011 (CMTS).
The foundation of a successful lean enterprise includes “respect for people.” Conveying that respect requires simple but effective and visible communication.
Upgrading and increasing the capacity of Soniplastics inc.’s cooling system – its chiller and water towers – yielded sizable savings and profits, according to Robert Laroche, the director of maintenance at the Boucherville, Que. plant.
Understanding, care and diligence will ensure you get maximum benefits from your thixotropic lubricants.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting is a great way to get buy-in and support from senior managers who must make public statements and commitments towards sustainability.
If any further evidence is needed to prove Canada’s federal industrial relations are in desperate need of repair, look no further than the recent labour dispute at Air Canada.
Government revenues have not returned to pre-recession levels and spending has grown to such an extent that a substantial portion of core program funding is debt financed.
Does your company have revenue peaks and valleys? Follow these steps and you’ll even out demand for your products and services in no time.
Finding your way to financial stability doesn’t have to be complicated. Look at refinancing, restructuring or selling.
Many cultural differences are small, but failure to appreciate their nuances easily causes offence and could stall a budding international relationship.
Keeping grease clean and dry is a no-brainer. And as a general rule, greases should never be mixed; however, sometimes it is unavoidable.
Production equipment using open gear drive units in the mining and aggregate industries, as well as in many large manufacturing and processing plants are generally the most difficult to service, maintain and properly lubricate.
Many manufacturers invest significant resources in the development of a strategic plan but fail at execution and employee engagement.