Kristin McLane

Thankful

At CIMx, we are very thankful to work with so many terrific companies and customers.  We speak...

Trust

Trust.  It’s a firm belief in someone or something.  The definition even goes so far as to say...

Decision-Making Model Part 1

We’ve talked before about decision methodology.  In brief, the theory we follow for...

Weather You Need Production Control (And We Did Spell That Correctly)

Update 09/03/19: today, as we post this blog, Hurricane Dorian is sitting over the Bahamas. ...

Curiosity in Manufacturing

As people, we are inherently curious.  Even as we age, that yearning for something new causes us to...

Why Pictures Matter in Manufacturing

Pictures solidify messages.  Science tells us that we forget most of what we read.  (This...

Assembling Your Production System Project Team

Part 1  |  Who Should Have a Seat at the Table?

You need to assemble the right team, both...

Where’d the money go? – How to turn Manufacturing Assets into Profit

If you don’t know where your materials are and how many you have, you don’t know where your...

Manufacturer’s Guide to Software Implementation

In a recent survey, Automation World and ARC Advisory found that MES systems were critical to...