S.M.A.R.T. Targets

What is a SMART Target? SMART goal setting is the most effective yet least used tool for goal attainment. SMART goal setting creates verifiable trajectories towards a specific objective, with clear milestones and an estimation of the goal’s attainability. Therefore,...

Revolutionising the Workday

The Six Hour Workday Various worldwide studies have been conducted, trialling theories to change the 8-hour workday, five-day work week approach. Examples of 6-hour workdays or 4-day work weeks, both for the same pay, have been studied to investigate the benefits of...

NAAME on Tour

Photo Credits: https://www.mazakeu.com/technology-centres/european-technology-centre/NAAME Coordinator Henry travelled across the country to Worcester to attend the Manufacturing Solutions NOW open house event at the Mazak European Technology Centre. Yamazaki Mazak is...

Small Scale Manufacturing the Smart Way

‘Digital Manufacturing on a Shoestring’ is a project with a difference. It asks how existing and readily available digital technologies could be implemented on a low-cost basis to support growth and productivity in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  The...