When it comes to your business, you know everything – except what you don’t. Hosted by David Crysler, each episode we dive into finding and solving everyday business problems. Learn from business leaders and subject matter experts about the challenges they've overcome, and the challenges they still face. Join us for fresh insights, real talk, and inspiration to grow your business!
More Best of Clips 2022
Bringing you a series of clips from our most popular episodes based on downloads from 2022. We revisit Leveraging Project Management Resources with Angela Thurman, a solo episode from Dave Crysler on 5 Whys Root Cause Analysis for Manufacturing, and finally Helping business leaders find peace of mind with Deborah Coviello.
Best Clips from 2022
Bringing you a series of clips from our most popular episodes based on download from 2022. We revisit a solo episode from Dave Crysler on Process Mapping, Driving Growth through Systems, Leadership, and Culture with Steve Rice, and finally Lean Manufacturing with Sam Goebel.
A process conversation with Bruce Carnohan
Bruce Carnohan introduces us to his company Process Cleanup and invites me to join his live stream show. This episode is our conversation from that live stream where we dive into process strategy, execution, and delivery, implementing changes that impact your business, getting the results that we've designed for, and so much more!
00:45 - Introduction
02:03 - Power of process around networking
05:15 - Strategy, Execution, Delivery
08:28 - Competition creates collaboration
11:20 - Adapt and adopt
14:25 - Implementing change that impacts your business
20:45 - Doing the hard work
27:47 - Getting the results we designed
31:43 - Introduction to the Community
38:00 - Addressing the knowldege gap
Quality Management in CNC Machine Shops with Greg McArthur
Greg McArthur introduces us to his CNC Machine Shop NTL Industries and shares the stories behind their Quality Management System. We dive into how their quality management system has impacted their growth, how the ISO Certification process has impacted their culture, making additional investments in tools that support their quality management system, and so much more!
1:25 - What's a CNC Machine shop all about?
04:32 - How has your quality management system impacted the growth of your company?
10:30 - How has the ISO certification process impacted your culture?
14:50 - Cost of quality concerns leading to additional investments in QMS
18:01 - Has your QMS eliminated a significant number of defects?
23:18 - Was quality always a cornerstone of what you wanted to build?
28:32 - Advice for other manufacturers contemplating an investment in their QMS
30:40 - A decision today does not a permanent one
34:31 - Final thoughts
Resiliency in Business and Life with Julian Roberts
Julian Roberts introduces us to his executive coaching business where he works with high-performing leaders, athletes and teams with extreme ambitions. Julian is a master at co-creating what may seem to others as impossible, unrealistic goals. We dive into inspiring stories from past clients, the learning loop and other techniques that build your resiliency muscle, setting yourself up a cycle of improvement, and so much more!
1:20 - Introduction to Julian's work
4:55 - What does resiliency mean?
10:00 - The learning loop
12:50 - Self reflection techniques
19:50 - Does gratitude play into resiliency?
24:20 - Cycle of self improvement
29:42 - Where did mindfulness and resiliency come from?
35:35 - Final thoughts
Stupid Simple Content System with Emily Wilkins
We welcome back Emily Wilkins from Marketing Metal, a digital marketing agency for manufacturing job shops. We continue our previous conversation on Marketing Automation by diving into her Stupid Simple Content System, different content models you can leverage, creating content on the platforms your customers are hanging out and that you feel most comfortable, and so much more!
01:35 - What’s the idea behind the Stupid Simple Content System?
05:05 - Differences between social platforms
10:20 - Different content models
16:05 - Document don’t create
20:30 - Creating content in a competitive space
23:30 - Stupid Simple Content System Framework
Stupid Simple Content SystemTM - https://drive.google.com/file/d/19ogMqquwx8WQGaLeAxggqLbrcn-o0yQY/view
Full of Insights for Small & Medium size businesses
Very intelligent conversation, methodical, though provoking and an incredible resource for small & medium size businesses going through rapid change. David is a great host and takes his guests on a journey of pulling out the best insights for his audience. A must for your listening library.
A great show about business and more!
Dave does such a great job interviewing his guests and sharing the value to the audience. He’s interviewed some people doing amazing things that give helpful and practical advice. I had the privilege of being on show #42 and had a wonderful time before, during and after the podcast interview.
Everyday solutions lead to long-term success
I love this show. David Crysler is a savvy consultant, and he knows that what we deal with everyday gets to the heart of what drives long term success.
If you can implement one idea from each episode, it can help immensely!