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News Business Operations General Production Sustainability
January 7, 2021  

Global water resources to provide services to Nikola’s zero emission truck plant

Global Water Resources, Inc., a pure-play water resource management

Feature Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

Wasteful processes: Add value by weeding out the poor performers

Tolerating them sets a bad example for staff.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 30, 2020  

More than a cost saving: WSIB’s excellence agenda

Develop management systems based on best practices.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 19, 2020  

COVID-19: What to do when the fog lifts

Develop a plan to stabilize and protect your business in the wake of massive changes.

News Manufacturing General
March 24, 2020  

Your participation in the 2020 EMC-PLANT salary survey is vital!

Salary information, kept strictly confidential, will help us compare manufacturing remuneration to industry averages.

Event General
November 16, 2019  

International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management 2020

The International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management

Insight Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

Communicating the vision is as important as having one

Actions can change overnight with the right level of context and understanding.

Feature Manufacturing General
April 10, 2019  

Ask and answer to learn how to improve

Coaching cycles provide structure for addressing changing circumstances.

News Manufacturing Economy General
August 16, 2018  

PLANT launches 2019 Manufacturers’ Outlook survey

Be part of this important executive study of Canadian industry challenges and trends.

Feature Manufacturing General
December 10, 2017  

Advancing plant design: Focus on people, flow and the future

Workplaces should attract and sustain top talent while being adaptable to change.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
December 10, 2017  

Prepare for an attack: Lessons learned from Verizon-Yahoo ordeal

Without adequate remedial action in place, cyber attacks can impact organizations in many ways.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 22, 2017  

Building better supervisors: certificate program boosts plant floor leadership

The EMC-Harvard course develops critical thinking, leadership and management skills, while delivering ROI and other benefits.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 18, 2017  

Learning curve: not on the customer’s time

If a company is willing to let employees look incompetent in front of customers, it’s going to lose revenue when they go elsewhere.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
December 15, 2016  

Check under the hood: make it part of your due diligence process

Failure to assess cyber risks can lead to litigation and a depreciated value of the acquisition.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 10, 2016  

Securing the supply chain: hackers may target vendors to access your network

With the push towards automation and digitization of the supply chain, cyber risks can be significant.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
September 20, 2016  

Two thirds of employed Canadians are workplace flight risks: survey

“The Uninspireds”, “The Casual Daters” and “The Dissed” are looking for greener pastures.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
September 17, 2016  

Benefits of vibration monitoring

Vibration measurements relate to the probability of equipment bearing failure.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 14, 2016  

Secure your plant

Managing risk posed by hackers that target IIOT.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations
February 11, 2016  

Performance issues?

Be clear about what drives the behaviour.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
February 2, 2016  

Operating globally?

OECD guidelines cover what you need to know.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Operations Production
January 26, 2016  

CME launches manufacturing management certificate with Athabasca U

Four-week course to be delivered online.

Insight Manufacturing General
December 9, 2015  

Does your team need an attitude adjustment?

How to get the people process right

Feature Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
September 19, 2015  

Indonesia: Poised for growth

A promising destination for investment.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 25, 2015  

Lead training with energy

Team members take their cue from you.

Feature Government Manufacturing General
June 24, 2015  

Still confused about CASL?

A practical strategy for achieving compliance.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 22, 2015  

Ready for China?

Balance the risk and reward.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General
June 2, 2015  

Create a culture of leaders

Turn disruptive management into influential leadership.

Feature Manufacturing Economy General Operations
May 6, 2015  

Dollar daze: hedge your bets against the high US dollar

An 80-plus-cent loonie is driving costs up for Canadian manufacturers, but there are ways to manage currency fluctuations.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 5, 2015  

Don’t be afraid of mistakes

Fear discourages innovation and creativity.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 4, 2015  

MMEs: Unsung heroes

HSBC examines their critical role

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 4, 2015  

Q&A with Don Walker: Magna CEO heads CAPC and the drive for auto investment

While there’s been some good work to ensure auto investment grows, the government must do more to ensure the industry thrives.

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 1, 2015  

30-day makeover: Engage your teams with positive change

Make the first month of your leadership count with a focus on strategic and tactile analysis and action.