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ERP or Enterprise Resource Planning is a category of business management software that is used to collect, store and manage data from throughout a business’s many activities such as product planning, purchasing, manufacturing, marketing, sales, inventory management, shipping, and finance.  It provides insight into core business processes. Here are three key ways you can use… Read more »

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Looking for a new job? It’s stressful, isn’t it? All the effort wading through job applications, interviewing, and of course, rejections can really be a strain on your confidence and your finances. But the best candidates are the ones who are able to weather the storm and grow from the experience. Here are our five… Read more »

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Distributed control systems offer some exciting opportunities in the manufacturing industry. Their ability to provide rapid response to real-time conditions holds a lot of promise for companies eager to see how the Internet of Things applies to their daily processes. That said, there are a number of challenges, particularly related to security issues when devices… Read more »

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A company’s employees are the cornerstone of their success. In order for a growing company to scale up effectively, they need to invest in not only hiring the best talent, but retaining the rockstar workers they already have on staff. There are a number of ways most companies go about attracting new recruits and keeping… Read more »

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You’ve probably heard the importance of delegation discussed many times before. In leadership trainings and management seminars, it is one of the key learnings. But that doesn’t mean it’s any easier. Delegation is important because it is tough, and because when done right it can mean the difference between long-term success and abject failure. Here… Read more »

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Online networking is as important as attending networking events. Finding the right websites to connect with other engineers online can be a little difficult. Today’s article will highlight the four key places engineers can connect with their peers online. LinkedIn LinkedIn has quickly become the most important professional networking site on the web. It doesn’t… Read more »

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It’s undeniable that the manufacturing and energy sectors have been revolutionized as a result of big data and the modern connectivity that has infiltrated the work space. The Internet of Things (commonly referred to as the IoT) has seen widespread use of machinery with networking capabilities and connectivity sensors that allow for exciting and much… Read more »

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Workplace safety is crucial to sustained business success, particularly in the energy industry. If you are concerned at the creeping cost of effective safety training or protocols, don’t let that impact your commitment to the safety of your workforce. The cost of repeated accidents and the loss of a good reputation will harm your business… Read more »

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Productivity is one of those buzzwords that is thrown around quite a lot these days. Whether your team is struggling with maintaining a good level of productivity or leveraging new tools or strategies to improve productivity, it seems to be on every manager’s mind. There is good reason for that. Productivity is one of the… Read more »

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One of the best ways to get ahead in your career as an engineer is to have a large, positive impact on the business you are working for. There are a number of ways to influence others and have an impact. The role of an engineering manager is a very important role in most organizations… Read more »