Reminders

Nova Scotia

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People run businesses, great people make businesses thrive but finding them can be a challenge especially if you are running a business outside a major city. Sadly, unlike in the movie Field of Dreams workers will not magically show up with the skills you need as you grow your business you need to go find them.


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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective EMC Networkers

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Sharing best practices, experiences, challenges and successes is what EMC is all about and effective networking is the key to making this happen. But how do the successful companies do it?


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A not so wise business owner once said.... ‘what if we train them and they leave? But what if you DON’T train them and they stay?’ But here’s a twist.... imagine if you DO train them and they DO stay?


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Regional manufacturers gather in good numbers at Kohltech to compare notes on Continuous Improvements methods, challenges and successes and to hear special guest speakers


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Manufacturers from all regions recently attended two EMC events, one at Oxford Frozen Foods and one at Transcontinental Print. The focus of the events was discussion on updates to the ‘Act’ and getting the message to supervisors along with a bonus update and conversation with Mary Morris of the OEA.


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Regional manufacturers gather again at SureShot Solutions to compare notes on Continuous Improvement methods and to hear a special presentation.


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Manufacturers from across Northern NS congregate at Intertape Polymer (IPG) in Truro for the second in a series of provincial facilitated discussions on a range on HR topics.


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Warehouse automation (WA) was the event topic and it certainly was of interest with members coming from as far as Richibucto and Antigonish (you can tell we are in the Maritimes with place names like that!)


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Manufacturers from across the region converge on Bridgewater Metal Industries Limited (BMI Ltd) in Blockhouse for a facilitated discussion on a range on HR topics.


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Graduate students from the Sobey School of Business (Saint Mary's University) eager to learn about opportunities in manufacturing visit the area and tour numerous sites and discuss business with those in business



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