During the coronavirus pandemic, your people should be top priority. As we always start with safety, this situation should be no different. Figure out how to prepare your workplace. Revise policies, meetings, and critical work so that you can follow social distancing requirements and keep your employees as safe [...]
Published in Camcode on Jan. 17, 2020 “Inventory accuracy is cornerstone to success” says Lisa Anderson, The Manufacturing ConnectorSM and president of LMA Consulting Group, Inc., Claremont, CA. Click here to read more.
September 26, 2019 I went with my mom and aunt to visit my aunt (mom's best friend) and her sister in New Mexico. First, it is interesting all the things we assume and take for granted as a frequent traveler (a note for another day!). Next, we drove [...]
Published in Pallet Enterprise on Sept. 4, 2019 “With the right preparation an economic downturn can be more of an opportunity than a problem,” advised Lisa Anderson, president of LMA Consulting Group, Claremont, California. Click here to read more.
We decided to participate with Executive Forums (an executive peer group) and a Global Growth Cycle (a global consulting peer group) in order to stay up-to-date on what our clients need (sometimes even before they know they 'need' it) - after all, understanding what is successful as well [...]
Published in CFO Magazine on Nov. 29, 2017 "Think carefully about your real objective. Are you truly interested in cost cuts? For my part, I have yet to hear of a company vision, mission, or strategy that's related to cutting costs. Most likely, there is concern over margins. But [...]
The common factors leading to a project’s success include leadership, support, and management. Clear your team’s path with sufficient attention to these areas for the results you want. Published in "Project Times" website, April 12, 2016 Click here for original article. After leading hundreds of projects and participating with [...]
Project success starts and ends with people. Give your project a head start with a top leader to guide the cross-functional tasks along the way. Published in "Project Times" website, May 10, 2016 Click here for original article. In reviewing project successes and failures, it turns out that project [...]
Cross-functional coordination is vital to business success. Agreement on simple coordination techniques starts with clear and frequent communication.Although working cross-functionally is a basic tenet in every organization we’ve ever seen, it remains elusive to many. Certainly the topic arises frequently no matter what product or service is offered as [...]
August 31, 2016 In the last two days, several of my clients have experienced the havoc created with miscommunication or just the lack of crystal clear communication. And, this is to say nothing about the fact that 80%+ of potential clients talk about symptoms of this same issue. Why [...]