Grant Funding You Should Be Aware Of

Megan BurnsLeadership, Managing, Operations, Strategy, Updates


While many manufacturing companies know there are grants available to off-set the costs for training and consulting projects, they don’t always know the details. Here are five funding sources you should be aware of and take advantage of. 1. Guaranteed Free Training (GFT) – Most companies refer to this program as WEDnet. The GFT program is provided by the Workforce … Read More

Top Trends for Manufacturers

Megan BurnsLeadership, Operations, Strategy, Updates


To maintain a competitive edge, companies are often looking for the next initiative or trend to integrate to help them grow. However, you can’t implement all of them, so which ones are the most useful and impactful? 1. Strategic Alignment – Gone are the days when quality and continuous improvement were relegated to just Operations. Companies have realized that to get … Read More

Congrats Sara Goncus!

Megan BurnsQuality, Updates

Congratulations to our very own Sara Goncus. She passed her exams and is now an RABQSA certified QMS internal auditor and a certified AIAG ISO/TS 16949 auditor!

Upcoming April/May Classes

Megan BurnsLean, Training, Updates

Here are our upcoming training courses for April/March: April 23-27 : Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (Week 1), Catalyst Connection, Pittsburgh, PA April 30-May 4 : Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (Week 2), Catalyst Connection, Pittsburgh, PA Click on the links for more information or to register for the class.

Welcome Sara Goncus

Megan BurnsUpdates

Operations Strategy is pleased to welcome our newest consultant to our team, Sara Goncus. As a consultant and trainer, she will be focused on helping our clients improve their processes and achieve operational excellence. Sara comes to us from Lockheed Martin where she was a Quality Assurance Engineer at Cannon Air Force Base in New Mexico. A certified Lean Six … Read More