Just as a construction foreman wants to be sure the building’s base is strong before adding new levels, in-plant managers who attend industry conferences are building upon the foundations laid by those who have gone before them.
Appraising employees’ work is never enjoyable, but you can make it a little easier by clearly defining expectations as well as the process you use for scoring job performance.
Being “all in” in support of his university led to new challenges for Dwayne Magee once the pandemic hit, leaving him with three times the work and one third the staff.
When the in-house printer is responsible for procuring outside printing, everybody wins. Here are some tips so your vendors know what you expect from them.
Although the business of higher education continues to be revolutionized by digital technology, print and mail are still very much a part of day-to-day operations. Who should be responsible for producing this print collateral, an in-plant or an outside firm?
At a recent sustainability in higher education conference, I was certain that print and mail would be a hot topic. I was wrong.
They called him “Tricky Beam.” He was my great uncle. He was a schemer. He earned his name “tricking” people out of their money.
I hear it over and over again when in-plant managers talk about copier vendors: on one hand, we need these companies because they manufacture the equipment we use, on the other, we feel threatened by them. I spent the last few months working very closely with one of these vendors, and I can tell you what I think works.
Implementing change is never as easy as just making a proclamation; you need buy-in from those who will be impacted.
IPG blogger Dwayne Magee takes a trip down printing’s memory lane by sharing an amusing collection of tips for printers.
Buying a car is a little different than buying a professional association membership, says IPG blogger Dwayne Magee.
Using paper has the same impact on the world’s oxygen supply as using deodorant. Here are some ways in-plants can be more sustainable.
In May I attended the Toshiba LEAD conference. It was a very short trip but I was able to make the most of it by planning ahead.
If you are an in-plant manager looking to grow your in-plant, you need to be certain the new services or products you are hoping to inc
What is the greatest thing you have ever seen in your lifetime? I once asked my grandmother this question. She did not hesitate.