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Are Your Employees #1?

During this crisis, what we do and how we handle our employees will make our future success. I’ve heard stories of small businesses that closed and didn’t even communicate to their employees. Conversely, I’ve heard about companies taking great care of their employees. Which will turn into long-term success? [...]

2020-10-07T23:51:18+00:00July 22, 2020|Categories: Leadership, Manufacturing, Process, Supply Chain, Talent|Tags: , , , |

NOW is the Time to Invest in Employees

Are you investing in your employees? If you have employees who want to do a good job but who don't have the tools and skills to accomplish this goal, you'll end up with frustrated employees who are not engaged. What percentage of your employees do you think are in [...]

2020-09-22T21:42:17+00:00December 24, 2019|Categories: Future Proofing, Talent|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Celebrating Manufacturing Day and Its Impact

October 3, 2019 In our Manufacturing month Profit through People newsletter, we discussed the relevance of manufacturing on the economy, jobs and quality of life. For example, for every $1 spent in manufacturing, $1.82 is added to the economy which is the HIGHEST multiplier effect of any economic sector. [...]

A 98 Year Old’s Wisdom & the Toltek Agreements

September 12, 2019 I was visiting my best friend's mother who is 98 years old, and a challenging topic arose. She has to be the sharpest 98 year old (and can easily give any 20 or 30 year old a run for his/her money), and she has fabulous stories [...]

2020-10-13T00:57:57+00:00September 12, 2019|Categories: I've Been Thinking, Leadership, Talent|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Amazon Effect Won’t Die!

We have been writing countless articles about the Amazon Effect for many years as customers have the upper hand. In essence, if you cannot provide rapid, customized service with easy returns and 'extra value', you will be left in the dust. The needs aren't going away. If anything, Amazon [...]

2020-10-07T22:17:32+00:00September 10, 2019|Categories: Amazon Effect, Customer Experience, Strategy, Talent|Tags: , , , , |

Recognition and the 2019 LMA Advocate Award

On the 10 year anniversary of my business, I recognized 10 people for 10 years as LMA Advocates – people who have gone over and beyond, resulting in LMA Consulting’s growth and success.  I truly appreciate their support, expertise, ideas and feedback.  I would not be here today without them – [...]

Manufacturing Expert Lisa Anderson Presents 2019 LMA Advocate Award to Executive Peer Group Leader, Ron Penland

Originally published on ExpertClick on August 7, 2019 Manufacturing Expert Lisa Anderson Presents 2019 LMA Advocate Award to Executive Peer Group Leader, Ron PenlandManufacturing and Supply Chain Expert,  Lisa Anderson, MBA, CSCP, CLTD, president of LMA Consulting Group Inc., presented the 2019 LMA Advocate Award to Ronald Penland, President, [...]

What is at the Cross-Section of Success?

In thinking back to the tours and events we've participated in, spoke at or led in the last 30 days, it provides a great cross-section of manufacturing and logistics industries and company sizes: Professional Women in Healthcare - spoke on the Amazon Effect Aerospace & Defense Forum - spoke [...]

What’s Ahead for Supply Chain?

To think about what's ahead in supply chain, it is important to put it in perspective with what's ahead in business.  Read our article, "What's Ahead in Business?" for details on the key trends impacting business: Importance of the customer experience Taking the holistic view has become a "must" [...]

How Resilient Are Your Business Partners?

As we kick off our new series “The Resilient Supply Chain”, we are thinking about resiliency from all angles that will impact success.  One of the first that pops to mind is the resilience of your business partners.  You and your company could be 100% proactive and resilient; however, [...]

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