Cyber Security in the year 2019: Are you Up To Date?

By Laura LaVoie / March 21, 2019

Information security is a big topic in technology circles. But many people don’t realize the impact it can have on other industries, like marine and shipbuilding.

Learn to Manage your Work Related Stress

By Laura LaVoie / March 19, 2019

Feeling stress at work is normal. What isn’t normal is allowing that stress to consume you until you’re unable to cope with your day to day duties.

Don’t Leave Your Employee Search Up To Luck

By Laura LaVoie / March 15, 2019

There is both an art and a science to hiring. You need to match skills to duties, but there is so much more than that.

Helpful Reminder: Are your Drinking Enough Water at Work?

By Laura LaVoie / March 13, 2019

As we head toward the summer months, it’s important that we pay attention to hydration. Truly, hydration is an important topic even when we aren’t facing the heat of the summer sun, but summertime makes it more apparent.

Improving Morale Series #3: Encourage Office Wellness

By Laura LaVoie / March 8, 2019

Wellness is a big buzz word for many companies. They want to instill sense of healthful living in their teams, which can improve morale and even offer insurance coverage benefits from their health insurance provider.

Could a New Job Be Your Gold At The End Of The Rainbow?

By Laura LaVoie / March 6, 2019

For most of the country, March has come in like a lion. But along the Gulf coast, you may be seeing the end of the rainbow after the storm.

2019 is the Year of Blockchain Manufacturing

By Laura LaVoie / February 28, 2019

You may have heard about Blockchain specifically relating to cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. But did you know that blockchain could have implications for manufacturing, and the shipbuilding industry? Blockchain is a technology designed to be a way for digital information to be distributed but not copied, which is what made it work for a new form …

Don’t Abandon Your New Years Job Resolutions!

By Laura LaVoie / February 23, 2019

The promise of January gave way to the reality of February. It’s expected that we tend to abandon our New Year’s resolutions by the time the season of Valentine’s Day is here.

3D Printing’s Push into Manufacturing: Can You Take Advantage?

By Laura LaVoie / February 20, 2019

It seems like there is a 3D printed solution for every one of today’s challenges. People are even 3D printing houses from the foundation up, so when will this technology enter the shipbuilding arena? The truth is, manufacturing and the marine industry are already making use of 3D printing technology.

5S: Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain

By Laura LaVoie / February 17, 2019

Efficiency is the backbone of any manufacturing or fabrication environment, including a shipyard. Whatever job you have in the workplace, it’s essential that you maintain the company’s standard of qualify and perform at peak reliability.