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If Amazon can benefit from an expansion elsewhere, can your own organization benefit from that strategy as well?

Corporate relocation continues to be in the news, and you may well consider; if Amazon can benefit from an expansion elsewhere, how about your organization? You may ask, can my company improve our finances or logistics by changing geographical position; … Continue reading

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Production output issues, in mid 2018, within your control

Skills shortage, rising wages, need for qualified people and turnover get a lot of attention in mid 2018. But even in these sophisticated times, production and productivity still suffer some classic issues. The difference is that proven solutions are available; … Continue reading

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Tesla Model 3 Production Capacity

Capacity crunch at Tesla, the same as in your shop? By Jack Greene, Jackson Productivity Research Inc. Tesla has production capacity constraints according to news reports, within a major ramp-up of Model 3 output volume. And Tesla continues in the … Continue reading

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Amazon HQ2 and Corporate Facility Relocation Incentives

Amazon calls it HQ 2, and plenty of communities want to attract that facility. Here is a primer on the corporate relocation / incentives scene; what, how much, why, and how. Because your business may also want to explore a … Continue reading

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Priority, Pareto, and the Gorilla List

Someone has to set the priority for actions, and if management doesn’t do it the guy with the wrench in his hand, or the gal with the I Pad, will. What’s next, boss? The question may come up as soon … Continue reading

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WSJ editorial board comes out against Trump’s Carrier deal, offshoring

But most comment I read seemed to center on rhetoric about Free Trade. The commentators all blandly accept without question the premise that off-shore automatically equals cheaper than “Made in the USA”. And that is just not so, in every … Continue reading

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Tesla facilities expansion, 2016

We read about the Tesla facilities plans, for the electric car sales growth, the introduction of their self-driving auto, the giga-factory for batteries. Because of my facility planning experience, I find it fascinating, but at heart the Tesla actions apply … Continue reading

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