Business Management - Industry Trends
Annual program invests in the future of the industry, granting a total of $50,000 in educational assistance to graphic communications students.
In the July 2021 article of the Graphic Communication Advisory Group (GCAG), Cal Poly Professor and industry visionary, Dr. Ken Macro shares a strategy in which he uses events of the past for strategic planning in the printing industry.
Recovery has begun for the printing industry. Sales are growing and confidence is on the rise, but operating cost inflation and labor shortages are squeezing margins. Those are primary conclusions of the second quarter 2021 Print Business Indicators Survey.
We all desire success for the teams we influence and lead — both now and in the future. How can we help ensure that our teams achieve the results that will lead to success and a better future?
After countless months mired in a painfully slow slog, we now begin to emerge from the trenches, in what we hope is the decisive conclusion to the COVID War. As we conduct the battle damage assessment, I’m now discussing the aftermath and raw scars.
As we prepare for life post-pandemic, this leaves us with the question of: what does reopening look like for businesses across the U.S.?
If you are looking to build customer loyalty, there is no more effective way of doing it than by utilizing "tiny noticeable things" — all the little things we don’t need to do, but when we do do them, they can have a seismic impact.
Here it is, summer again, and I still haven’t been to a live in-plant conference since the fall of 2019. That was the last time I saw an in-plant manager face to face. It no longer seems as surreal as it once did, especially since I talk to managers all the time on Zoom calls and group chats — even managers overseas. But still, I’m ready for some face-to-face conversations.