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Make New Zealand Great
There’s a growing recognition amongst economists and industry leaders that the off-shore manufacturing model has peaked and is in decline…
Industry 4.0 – Show me the Money
There’s an image that industry 4.0 technologies cost a lot of money. SME manufacturers typically like short term ROI. So, we have a challenge.
The matrix and the future of NZ manufacturing
Founder and CEO of LMAC Consulting, Nigel Reaney is passionate about developing stronger, more profitable business organisations. Here he discusses what Industry 4.0 means for New Zealand’s SMEs.
Why Strategic Plans Fail
Everyone understands that to be successful, a company needs a good strategy, right? We can all think of trendy companies that have disrupted the market through having a great ‘Strategy’, Apple, Uber, Airbnb, I’m sure you can think of lots more…
The importance of a Core Purpose in Business
Core Purpose, not to be confused with company Vision (which could be considered the “where”), a company’s Core Purpose is more about the “why”. In fact, it could be considered the philosophical component that is often missing in business, let alone our personal lives.
Animal Firm — The business of farming
‘Never work with children or animals’ was the advice of W.C. Fields, an American actor and writer who made a name for himself in the early part of the 20th century.
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