Carolyn Owen

Carolyn Owen

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The Need for Cyber Security In Manufacturing

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 29, 2022 4:33:03 PM

No matter what niche your company serves, we’re willing to bet that your data is your most valuable asset. When every key performance indicator can be measured, all customer and employee data are stored internally, and each sales metric is tucked carefully away somewhere within your network– it’s necessary to keep this information safe.

Topics: Digital Manufacturing
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The American Dream, On-Demand

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 22, 2022 5:01:53 PM

“The American Dream” had to come from somewhere, right? If you’re keen on American history, you’re aware of the blood, sweat, and tears that went into the creation of America’s “more to life” mindset. America’s founding fathers sought freedom from the status quo of the British regime. They wanted to live how they saw fit, even if their loyalist relatives and neighbors disagreed. So, they got to work creating a world around them that catered to their way of life, and eventually declared independence from the British crown altogether. In doing so, they created the nation that ultimately became the place where dreams turn into realities.

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How Your Business Can Pick The Best Bid

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 16, 2022 2:56:32 PM

We all want a good deal. We always want to know how much can we get for the least amount of money. The truth is that there are benefits to spending a little more to get what you need. By the same merit, taking a chance on quality for a smaller investment might lead to stellar results.

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How To Place Bids That Get Picked

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 15, 2022 10:10:14 AM

Are you a new operator using Veryable, wondering just how to make the perfect bid that will actually get picked?

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When On-Demand Labor Is A Good Fit

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 11, 2022 2:38:45 PM

Is your business facing peak sales seasons, a revolving door of full time employees, or projects that seem to pop up out of nowhere?

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How To Successfully Sell Out During The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 9, 2022 10:11:16 AM

Ahh, Black Friday. For many companies, this is the time of year that sees the most business and can make or break your success in hitting annual targets. Earlier this season, we wrote about the benefits manufacturers could anticipate from utilizing on-demand labor to get through a peak creation season. Only a month later, the time for distributors and fulfillment centers to gear up for the busy season has arrived.

Topics: On-Demand Labor Workforce Innovation
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Tradition vs. Tech: How Much “The Norm” Is Costing You

By Carolyn Owen on Nov 4, 2022 1:13:34 PM

Making sure your team has enough hands on deck can present challenges of all kinds. Namely, the expense involved with traditional ways of hiring. Traditionally, a recruiter could spend a couple of weeks hiring for just one position. All things considered (things being salary, onboarding costs, and the plan ahead), hiring often comes with a hefty fee attached.

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Four Ways American Manufacturing Helps The Environment

By Carolyn Owen on Oct 27, 2022 4:37:47 PM

This land is your land, this land is my land.

Topics: Culture
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How On-Demand Labor Can Strengthen Your Online Presence

By Carolyn Owen on Oct 14, 2022 11:35:37 AM

This just in: your order volume is increasing. What was once a small business you fully owned and operated alone is now a full-blown e-commerce store, and you’ve got a whole team to manage. Sound familiar? Would you like it to? You’re in the right place.

Topics: On-Demand Labor
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Gearing Up For Black Friday: Get Ahead of Manufacturing Problems With On-Demand Labor

By Carolyn Owen on Oct 11, 2022 1:59:30 PM

Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season for consumers worldwide. While they’re scrolling through must-have lists and shopping guides a couple of weeks out, manufacturers have already produced the season’s hottest items. Forecasting demand and getting boxes ready to fly off the shelves is no simple task and requires manpower from all angles where manufacturing is concerned.