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Cabinet production has remained consistent over the last 40 years. Production technology improvements have worked to enhance productivity and profits while maintaining the process. However, it’s clear to see that a significant shift is happening now. The jobs today will not be the jobs of tomorrow. How your father operated his business is not the way you can manage your business and expect the same results. The market is changing, and it’s changing fast, so…

Do you invest in your physical health and appearance by going to the gym or buying supplements? How about your psychological well-being? As recent research suggests, both aspects are equally important and the latter is often neglected. Luckily, there is a way you can help advance your career, business, and personal relationships – through mentorship. If you think you are too old or too busy or don’t believe you need to find a mentor –…

Many employers/owners speak of the skills gap and the need for employees. I hope to address these needs with action items that can be implemented within your facility and provide the encouragement to get started. Woodworking, as I refer to here, includes cabinets, closets, mill-work, and furniture making of many kinds. And though it may seem boring to some on the outside, I am most fascinated by the beauty and everyday impact of the tangible…