5 Signs Your Supply Chain Management Needs an Upgrade

Gerry Consulting, Management, Operations

Supply chain management is not just an integral part of your business, it’s also essential to your company’s success. It boosts customer service by keeping your customers satisfied, as they know they can count on your business to meet their needs in a timely, cost-effective matter. Additionally, supply chain management can reduce your operating costs and budget, and it can …

How Interim Management Can Save Money

Jordan Consulting, Management, Operations

When you lose an upper-level employee, everything from production timelines to your company stock price can be affected. In fact, research has shown that replacing a well-educated CEO can cost up to 213% of their annual salary, partly because of training new employees, paying overtime and lost productivity. However, hiring an interim manager can help you to negate these expenses …

Getting the Most out of an Interim Manager

Gerry Consulting, Management, Operations

After your manufacturing facility has recognized the needs for an interim manager – whether because you’re facing some sort of business crisis or you need to take ample time to find the perfect replacement to fill a key leadership role – the first step is obviously obtaining the right person for the interim job. How to Attract the Perfect Interim …

A Manufacturing Management Consultant’s Best Advice for Increasing Profits

Jordan Operations

There’s no doubt that the manufacturing industry is competitive. In fact, Fortune magazine predicted that by the year 2020 the United States will surpass China as the number one country for manufacturing, making our country the most competitive manufacturing economy in the world. Today, success in the manufacturing industry lies in utilizing advanced technologies, the availability of proper materials and …