The electronics business has been a rather heated, if not over-heated, environment for many years. This has lead to a forgiving climate regarding inefficiencies, as resources have not been stretched and getting products out has been top priority. It might now be time to invest in some reflection...
After 20 + years of transacting middle market acquisitions, I know the factors that affect the attainment of premium prices. Middle market acquisitions are transactions ranging in price from $1 million to $200 million. Many middle market executives mis-takenly believe that external economic conditions significantly impact the timing and pricing of these deals. This is a gross misconception. Economic conditions...
This book includes an extraordinary consolidation of cutting edge information and innovative authors that are truly on the "bleeding edge of technology". In the language of the day, these techniques fall under the umbrella of "variation management". It aims to improve mechanical design and...
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