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March 8, 2022

In-Person Events Boost Sales and Build Relationships, Along with Company Pride

Last week, I had a chance to attend a meeting of the young executive group from the Southern California Glass Management Association, and it had been quite a while since the group had been able to get together. They met at and toured Glasswerks LA, a local tempering company, and Frameless Hardware Company, which is located next door. It was great to see young people […]

March 1, 2022

Mental and Emotional Health Issues are Part of Every Company, Including Yours

Okay, if you are part of business in the U.S., some 30% of your workforce left in the last year. Some left for financial improvement, some for benefits and some just left, baffling your thoughts. They just walked out or forced you to fire them for no reason that you can understand. According to experts, 10-15% of the U.S. workforce have emotional or mental problems […]

March 1, 2022

Mental and Emotional Health Issues Are Part of Every Company, Including Yours

Okay, if you are part of business in the US, some thirty percent of your work force left in the last year, some for financial improvement, some for benefits and some just leaving, baffling your thoughts. They just walked out or forced you to fire them for no reason that you can understand. According to experts, ten to fifteen percent of the US workforce have […]

February 22, 2022

How Much Time and Effort Should You Put into Education in Your Business?

As the country starts to get back to normal, training and education in the glass industry seem to continue to gain popularity. There seems to be more training and education available from and for our industry, and a lot more interest from companies and employees. Trade shows are expanding past the trade show floor with more seminars and hands-on workshops on their agendas. Glass associations […]

February 15, 2022

Happy Valentine’s Day to My Wonderful Readers

You see, timing is everything. The old expression, “A day late and a dollar short,” comes to mind. It seems that I keep sending holiday and birthday greetings late. If you ask the very forgiving editors at USGlass magazine, my article submission on-time score has set a new record for being late. So, what the heck does that matter to you, dear reader? It matters […]