Jerry Kim

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The Importance Of Crafting A Powerful Personal Brand

If you were asked to briefly sum up your business contributions and supporting causes, would you be able to do so without extensive thought?<p>Leaders often miss the mark when it comes to succinctly identifying who they are, what they stand for and how they help people and businesses grow. …

Leadership

Foxconn spinoff becomes largest tech company in China as it looks beyond Apple

Foxconn recently spoke about some of its plans to become less dependent on iPhone assembly orders, and one of the company’s biggest initiatives is off to a good start …<p>The company has gone public with its smart factory and cloud computing division, Foxconn Industrial Internet (FII).<p>The company …

Online Life

Why You Should Stop Being a Boss and Start Being a Leader - Lolly Daskal | Leadership

Every business and work group has a boss, but only some have a leader at the helm.<p>The differences are clear–and which one your organization has will …

Leadership

Want to make your factory wireless? NIST can guide you

It's been called the "smart factory" and even given the lofty moniker of "the fourth industrial revolution." The manufacturing operation of the …

Manufacturing

Readiness for Future of Production Report 2018 - Reports - World Economic Forum

Context<p>The Fourth Industrial Revolution1 and emerging technologies—such as the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, robotics and additive …

Innovation

Goodbye Cars, Hello Chips as Toyota Supplier Embraces Tech World

NSK Ltd. has been making transmissions and ball bearings for Japanese cars for half a century, but the 102-year old manufacturer is now undergoing a …

Manufacturing

Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES): Die Trends 2018

Steigende Anforderungen an die Produktions-IT<p>Die MES-Trends für 2018<p><b>Eine Smart Factory ohne Manufacturing Execution System wird es auf Sicht nicht</b> …

Android Things: Everything you need to know about Google's plan to disrupt IoT

Android isn't just for phones. We already know this because we see Android on Chromebooks, televisions, watches, and even microwave ovens. And we're …

Bill’s Top 10 Automation & Control Trends for 2018 - A Year of Technology Driven Change

By Bill Lydon, Editor, Automation.com The digitalization of manufacturing is starting to come into focus in 2018. After another busy year talking to …

Top Free eBooks for Web Designers & Web Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — help authoring tool<p>Web design and web development are the niches that are extremely popular …

Why You Should Try This Easy Online Room Design Planner

Plan Your Room<p>A full review of Plan Your Room, a free online room design tool<p>Updated April 05, 2018<p>Plan Your Room is a free online room design …

How to optimize knowledge sharing in a factory network

Designing a manufacturing network entails devising and managing flows of innovation and know-how—not just determining what to produce and where—and …

Manufacturing

AR/VR can revolutionize industrial training

IN THEORY, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) can make life simple for technicians in the industrial environment.Whether teaching …

The Problem with Most Meetings Is That There’s Not Enough Debate

The modern workplace is awash in meetings, many of which are terrible. As a result, people mostly hate going to meetings. The problem is this: The whole point of meetings is to have discussions that you can’t have any other way. And yet most meetings are devoid of real debate.<p>To improve the …

Why People Really Quit Their Jobs

People don’t quit a job, the saying goes — they quit a boss. We’ve heard it so many times that when we started tracking why employees leave Facebook, all bets were on managers. But our engagement survey results told a different story: When we wanted to keep people and they left anyway, it wasn’t …

3 Simple Ways to Motivate Your Employees and Make Them Proud | Inc.com

Most leaders are proud of their position and the company itself. After all, they've put in the time and effort and now find themselves in a position of leadership. All those fortunate enough to be in a position of management should ask themselves a simple question that will make them look at their …

Employee Engagement

Will Millennials Change Manufacturing?

The largest generation in the U.S. is taking its place in manufacturing -- and the experts are betting this tech-savvy cohort is ready to stir things …

How Germany Wins At Manufacturing — For Now

<i>This is the first of three reports from NPR's John Ydstie on Germany's manufacturing strength.</i><p>The United States needs to create more manufacturing jobs: That has been a constant refrain of President Trump and was one of the goals of the corporate tax cut recently passed by Congress and signed into …

Robust Apprenticeship Program Key To Germany's Manufacturing Might

<i>This is the second of three reports from NPR's John Ydstie on</i> <i>Germany's manufacturing strength</i><i>.</i><p>Manufacturing accounts for nearly a quarter of Germany's economy. In the U.S., it's about half that. A key element of that success is Germany's apprenticeship training program.<p>Every year, about half a …

Volvo CE - from manufacturing to solutions providing

Christine Billaud, director business technology at Volvo CE, explained at the event ‘Industry of Things’ in Berlin the core elements of the company’s …

Predictions foretell digital transformation for manufacturers

How will digital transformation affect global logistics networks and supply chain planning, fulfilment, procurement and security?<p>The new IDC …

Digital machinery: How companies can win the changing manufacturing game

Amid rising competition, commoditization, and price pressure, digital transformation is crucial for machinery and production plant manufacturers. …

Manufacturing

Smart industry and smart manufacturing - industrial transformation

<b>Smart manufacturing has been defined as the fully-integrated, collaborative manufacturing systems that respond in real time to meet changing demands</b> …

Manufacturing

Professional Organizers Share Their Ultimate Speed-Cleaning Routines

Keeping up with an ever-expanding list of cleaning chores can get overwhelming. So, what’s the secret to making it more manageable? Breaking your …

Here Are the First 6 Books You Should Read In 2018 | Inc.com

If you love lists, December is a fun month to browse the internet. These lists usually take one of two forms: You're looking back on the previous year or eyeing the horizon for the year to come.<p>Some of the lists in the rearview mirror are autopsies. Here's what went wrong or the biggest flame …

Self-improvement

Leonardo da Vinci: The Biography by Walter Isaacson review – unparalleled creative genius

In 1501, desperate for Leonardo to paint her portrait, the immensely rich Isabella d’Este employed a friar to act as go-between. The friar met Leonardo in Florence but found his lifestyle “irregular and uncertain” and couldn’t pin him down. “Mathematical experiments have absorbed his thoughts so …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Top Ten Business Books For 2017

Just in time for the holidays, here is a list of 10 books, published this year, that you may want to consider putting under the corporate tree for your boss or colleague. While much of what I read is focused on customer service and customer experience, you’ll also find books listed here about …

Customer Service

Books of the Year 2017

Politics and current affairs<p><b>The Retreat of Western Liberalism.</b> <i>By Edward Luce. Grove Atlantic; 234 pages; $24. Little Brown; £16.99</i><br>Few doubt that …

Books

'Factory of the future' coming to Tonsley

European experience in Industry 4.0 will see Flinders University partner with government to install a Festo Cyber Physical Factory at Tonsley next …

Manufacturing

Variantenvielfalt bei Kommunikationssystemen

Mittlerweile gibt es rund 50 verschiedene Feldbusse und über 20 unterschiedliche Industrial-Ethernet-Protokolle, die sich in Funktion, Einsatzgebiet …