September 20, 2021
Off-Shore Manufacturing

How Can Manufacturing Companies Reduce Costs?

As a manufacturer, you likely have to deal with large investments and the high costs of production, which is also referred to as the Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ), that often represent one of the biggest issues in the industry. If that is the case, finding new, smart ways to save money in an effort to increase your profit margin might be your number one priority. How can manufacturing companies reduce costs?
August 2, 2021
Document Management Software

Why Should You Publish Policies and Procedures Online?

OnPolicy.com facilitates the rapid publication, distribution, and management of your policies and procedures documents.
June 20, 2021
strategy vision

How Do You Engage Employees Through Your Company Vision?

Have you ever taken over new job only to find that the former manager had nothing documented? Do company policies exist if they’re not documented? What if there was a disaster? What if a key person quit? Will you have time to write policies and procedures from disaster recovery to computer, network, and email use? How do you engage employees through your company vision?
March 31, 2021
Business Startups Unusual

What is an Unusual Business to Start?

There are thousands of unusual businesses to start out there that are not only profitable but that are also, believe it or not, legal in many countries. They range from (sometimes wacky) business ideas that are right under your nose to ideas that will make you shake your head wondering “who would have thought of that!”
February 8, 2021
policy manual

What is the Difference Between Policy, Process, Procedure, SOP, or Work Instruction?

There are many differences between a policy, process, procedure, SOP, or work instruction. Here we explain the differences between policies, procedures, processes, and how each are used in a business setting.
January 27, 2021

Is Your Business Organized for Process Improvement?

Have you ever wondered if your process improvement organizational structure is hurting your efforts? Chances are your org chart is having a dramatic effect.
November 25, 2020
Organization Chart

What Are the Benefits of Product Flow Alignment?

Do you consider the total cost of ownership and ensure that your workers are competent and aligned to the product flow instead of by function?
November 15, 2020
Strategy policies procedures

How to Create Policies and Procedures Strategy

Your policies and procedures are your strategy. If you donƒ't have time to adjust your policies and procedures for the new strategy, then how do you expect to achieve your new strategy with outdated policies and procedures?
October 11, 2020
Effective Process control

What are Processes and Procedures?

Compliance and meeting operational needs are two very important reasons for implementing a system of policies and procedures.