Change your paradigm, Networking

Change Your Paradigm, Transform Your Network

If networking doesn’t feel right, you are doing it wrong. Midway through my master’s degree, I became concerned about my post-graduation job prospects. Bright classmates of mine were struggling with their transitions in the beginning of a recession and this filled me with fear. At the advice of trusted mentors, I decided to start “networking.” [...]

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3Ps Foundational Gears

PRODUCT – Third of 3 P’s That = Success

We’ll conclude this series on the “3 P’s That = Success” by focusing on PRODUCT, having already discussed the first two principles of People and Process. PRODUCT While People and Processes define a company internally, a company’s product or service is what defines them externally. Again, I like to start with asking a few questions. [...]

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3Ps Foundational Gears

PROCESS – Second of 3 P’s That = Success

In this blog series called “3 P’s That = Success,” we have covered the first principle for building a world class, profitable organization which is focused on People and this time we’ll talk PROCESS. We’ll conclude the series with Product. PROCESS The privately held Aerospace Company I worked for had “Obtain Capital Equipment” as their [...]

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3Ps Foundational Gears

PEOPLE – First of 3 P’s That = Success

In the first blog of this series, I introduced the idea of three principles for building a world class, profitable organization: People, Process and Product. Let’s take a look at the first of these 3 P’s: PEOPLE. PEOPLE As I mentioned in the first article, I learned long ago that people are a company’s greatest [...]

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3Ps Foundational Gears

3 P’s That = Success

Upon graduating from college, I landed a Manufacturing Engineering position with a privately-held aerospace company in sunny Southern California. At the ripe old age of 27, I was granted the opportunity to build, develop and lead what ended up being one of the most profitable divisions within the group. Over the course of my 20-year [...]

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