Monthly Archives: October 2010

Any conversation about religion, politics, or divisive social issues between employer and employee can become a form of abuse due to the imbalance of power and the implied threat of job stability to the subordinate. If you want to maintain a creative and harmonious workplace, leave the proselytizing at home. Continue reading

Posted in communications, ethics, management and leadership | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Understanding and managing product costs is one of the most challenging – and critical – responsibilities of small manufacturing business owners. This article offers common sense, achievable advice for taking control of costs and profitability. Continue reading

Posted in financial management, production, supply chain | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment