Term: business management
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Design Thinking Process: A Method for Making Cartons and Managing a Business

5/31/2018

Folding carton manufacturing companies employ a variety of skilled workers, from press operators to upper managers. Despite this diversity of people and skills, there is a universal process that allemployees can use to solve problems, create innovative solutions, and move the business forward. 

business management
design trends
folding carton

This Year, Think Small

1/1/2018

Welcome to the New Year! Surely by now you’ve heard chatter about New Year’s resolutions. Maybe you made one for yourself. Will you lose 75 pounds in 2018? Will you sell a record number of folding cartons? If you’re envisioning a mountain of a goal, you may want to scale it down to, say, a molehill. It’s the small, manageable goals that actually bring us success. 

business management
goals
leadership
new year

There Are Managers, and Then There Are Leaders

12/1/2017

By Tiffany Koettel, Business Development Manager, Caraustar

Imagine your all-time favorite boss. Did she or he micromanage you or inspire you to grow? For me it’s the latter. I’m guessing it’s the same for you, too. That’s the difference between managers and leaders—and it’s a tangible one that has a real impact on organizations. 

business management
leadership
new generation leaders

Banish Horrible Meetings for Good

11/2/2017

It’s 8:30 on a bright Monday morning. You’re fully caffeinated and ready to tackle your to-do list. Within ten minutes you’re laser-focused, an efficiency machine. The spreadsheet seems to be filling itself! But then a calendar notification pops up: an impromptu staff meeting has been scheduled in thirty minutes. Shudder. Sigh. You know how these go...

business management
business tips
meetings
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