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Reshaping the COVID-19 Work Environment Through Technology

Water cooler conversations, staff meetings, company gatherings, group trainings, just to name a few regular business occurrences pre COVID-19, have all but stopped as we knew them. However, this does not mean business has stopped, just changed. Technology has allowed businesses to remain open, remain profitable, continue to employ people, and keep the economy alive. […] Continue Reading

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Gratitude

In late May, I read The Management Tip of the Day from the Harvard Business Review entitled “Reframe Challenges to Cope with Uncertainty.” One of the suggested reframes was “Gratitude:  Recognize what you already have and are thankful for.” I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, well before I read this article. I’ve thought […] Continue Reading

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Lean on the Little Mouse

As a Shingo Prize recipient, we often host Lean benchmarking tours. These tours are always a good opportunity to showcase what we do and exchange some great ideas with our visitors. Recently we had a participant share what he expected to see during the introductory gathering before hitting the manufacturing floor. He stated, “I can’t […] Continue Reading

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Leading Through Chaos

Well that escalated quickly…. Just a few short months ago, we were operating in an environment of relative calm, and then, in the blink of an eye, the clouds rolled in, the winds picked up, and before you could find cover, the tornado ripped through and destroyed everything in its path. As an HR professional, […] Continue Reading

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Going International as an American Small Business

As you may know, small businesses with less than 500 employees in the United States employ approximately 48% of all working age Americans. Given that fact, the vitality of America’s small businesses is critical when it comes to keeping the American economy robust. You may also think that small businesses must strategically concentrate on marketing […] Continue Reading

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The New Normal

I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of hearing this is the “new normal”. I accept that we are all staying at home, and I’m adjusting like everyone else but new normal…..NO. I can accept only seeing my family on an iPad screen for the last couple months instead of seeing them in person, […] Continue Reading

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Moving Forward While Grounded

Welcome to the first Boston Centerless blog. As we begin this journey, we hope to provide you with useful, interesting and even fun information that will fuel your brain and put a smile on your face. Several weeks ago (seems like months), when we were first faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, immediate changes to our […] Continue Reading

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