Escape Rooms Can Build your Team

We’ve all been through team building experiences. You know what I’m talking about. Trust exercises, bowling, golf, obstacle courses, paintball or laser tag competitions, or work contests have all had their day. They all had their good points but seldom hit on the things that make a team great. A successful team is one that

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CNC Router Purchases: The Direct Approach Works

AXYZ returns this month with more valuable information. This time, Todd Hamilton, Technical Sales Executive, covers the shifting sales environment when it comes to CNC router purchases. Localized service is coming to the fore and the customer is reaping huge benefits. The CNC router industry has evolved in a way that requires a different type

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Make More Productive Employees

Here’s the question of the day; how can you get more productive employees? In most businesses, resources are finite and owners have to do all they can to maximize them. The most important resource is employees. Here are some strategies to get your employees fired up can get them more enthusiastic and driven without having

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AWFS 2017 Epilog

Now that AWFS 2017 has concluded, we can grade it as good. Feedback on the seminars shows they were informative but not outstanding. The show floor was no different. While the traffic was a bit slow, reports are that those in attendance were high quality, prospective buyers. Post show sales will tell the tale at

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AWFS – Day 2 Highlights

My second day at AWFS was just as action-packed as the first. With so many new and exciting innovations, it would be impossible to fit them all in this short blog. Here are the ones I promised you yesterday, in case you haven’t checked them out. Northwood is performing live cutting demonstrations for 5-piece hardwood

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On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!!!

In less than four hours AWFS 2017 will open its doors. Exhibitors and attendees are in the starting blocks awaiting the opening of this 4- day, action-packed event filled with new products and innovations. Here’s just a few of the “must see” products you should have on your list. Rev-A-Shelf, LLC announced the acquisition of

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Get Ready to be WOWED!!!

With just eight days left until the opening of AWFS 2017, preplanning has got to be at the top of your agenda. After all, there are only about 30 hours available for seminars, vendor booth visits, and networking with friends and industry peers. So, going to Las Vegas with a solid plan should be foremost

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AWFS 2017 Show Preview

In just 29 days AWFS will once again open the doors to what promises to be a stellar conference and tradeshow. This year, as in the past, the show floor will be loaded with nonstop activity. Technical seminars, live demonstrations and hundreds of exhibitors will share information that will help you advance your career and

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WMMA Industry Health Check

We all need checkups. It’s good to find out where we stand. Is everything working right? Is there anything that we need to pay attention to or fix? What are we doing right to keep ourselves healthy? The same holds true for your business and your industry. The Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America commissioned Stamats,

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