With the advent of high-speed Internet and tools that make remote connections as easy as possible, many companies have been able to recruit their best talent scattered geographically far and wide. Yet managing remote teams still proves to be a challenge requiring forethought and planning. Without strategies in place unique to remote teams, managers may find that their team becomes relationally disconnected and therefore less productive as it functions with impaired synergy. The following tips can help keep remote teams connected and functioning as a cohesive team: [Read more…]
3D Printing is one of today’s hottest technologies, enabling anyone from engineers to enthusiasts to create intricate plastic models of just about anything that can be designed by a computer. 3D Printing consists of two types of thermoplastics: ABS and PLA. ABS is a more durable plastic used for the object mold itself, and PLA is used as a mold support, supporting the ABS plastic until it dries. The PLA plastic is then removed to produce the final “printed” object. [Read more…]
ROI, or Return on Investment, sounds like a daunting calculation, but it actually isn’t hard to figure out when you’re looking at buying a piece of equipment for your business, such as an ultrasonic cleaner. Also known as the “payback period,” ROI simply expresses when you’ll earn more money from the purchase of a piece of equipment than it cost you to buy it in the first place. [Read more…]
Being a manager and meeting yourself coming and going seems like part of the territory. Yet it’s not enough to be busy–you need to be effective, not just harried. Here’s a few tips for success in managing:
A Few Quick Management Tips
- What’s the most important management tip for day to day operations? Before you put anything else on your plate as you arrive at your job in the morning, take care of your biggest project for the day while you are fresh and have some energy. This can make a huge difference in your personal job productivity. Don’t put off the important stuff for later in the day when you’ll be tired and unmotivated to really focus on it.
Like a gadget from Batman’s utility belt, there is an Omegasonics soap for nearly every tough industrial cleaning job you can imagine. In general, our ultrasonic cleaning detergents are designed for cleaning a wide variety of materials and are very effective at stripping away any gunk that doesn’t belong there. They are designed using the latest chemical technology, and, wherever possible, are more environmentally friendly than most industrial detergents. Added to our industrial ultrasonic cleaners, they provide an unbeatable combination of cleaning power.
As our ultrasonic cleaning technology was developed, it was discovered that if liquid surface tension were reduced, bubble cavitation increased, leading to even more effective cleaning. Each of our cleaning solutions contains chemicals designed to intensify the cleaning effects beyond what ultrasonic alone can do. [Read more…]