October 2018

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Effect on Special Events

Posted on October 31, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that took effect January 1, 2018, has had a significant effect on the deductibility of meals and…

Utilize Data Collected on the Shop Floor

Posted on October 29, 2018

Idle machines, production bottlenecks, equipment breakdowns, absent employees, new orders -- these are just some of the factors…

Shield Employees Who Work in the Trenches

Posted on October 29, 2018

Excavating is one of the most hazardous construction operations and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has…

Keeping Delivery on Time

Posted on October 22, 2018

If you're like most manufacturers, your on-time delivery rate could use some improvement. While it's most critical in a "Just in…

Is a Stormwater Permit Required for Your Construction Project?

Posted on October 22, 2018

The term "stormwater" refers to any runoff after rain or snow from a barren piece of land, an area with vegetation, or constructed…

Mission Moment

Posted on October 17, 2018

Nonprofit organizations exist for a purpose, their mission.  Whether it be related to children, reading, animals or religion, an…

Trademark Protection for Product Shapes and Containers

Posted on October 15, 2018

American law has long granted trademark protection to the shapes of products and containers. Perhaps the most famous example is the…

The Need for Fall Protection

Posted on October 15, 2018

The death of an employee who fell two stories to his death at a Massachusetts construction site might have been prevented if his…

Build Your Business by Going the Extra Mile

Posted on October 08, 2018

Three bricklayers are working on a job site. The first describes his job as "laying brick," while the second says he's "building a…

Manage Assets for Smooth Operations

Posted on October 08, 2018

As manufacturers look for every opportunity to cut costs, one important area to address is equipment downtime. A breakdown, even…

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