Everyday Business Problems

Everyday Business Problems

When it comes to your business, you know everything – except what you don’t. Hosted by David Crysler, each episode we dive into finding and solving everyday business problems. Learn from business leaders and subject matter experts about the challenges they've overcome, and the challenges they still face. Join us for fresh insights, real talk, and inspiration to grow your business!

Episodes

March 6, 2024 17 mins

Explore the critical roles of data integrity and data governance in modern business with this episode. Dave Crysler unpacks the complexities of these concepts and their pivotal roles in operational excellence today and into the future. This episode dives into the challenges and strategies for ensuring data accuracy, consistency, and effective governance, providing you with though provoking questions to help you harness the power of...

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Episode Description:

In this episode of the Everyday Business Problems podcast, Dave Crysler dives into the transformative leadership and strategic insights from the story memorialized by the book and movie Moneyball. By exploring the story of the 2002 Oakland A's baseball team, Dave connects the dots between an unconventional decision-making approach in sports and its applications in business leadership, emphasizing the use of dat...

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February 13, 2024 18 mins

Today we dive into "The Hidden Costs of Efficient Systems," where Dave talks about the unintended consequences that can arise from the relentless pursuit of operational excellence. From Boeing's latest safety incidents to the broader implications of quality compromises, employee burnout, technology complications, and the loss of human connection, this episode uncovers the complexities behind efficiency initiatives.

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Today we dive into the future of Continuous Improvement (CI) over the next decade. Explore the evolving landscape of CI as it intersects with emerging technologies, the increasing costs of direct labor, and the continued push towards operational excellence. Dave talks about the pivotal role of human innovation, the challenges of data governance and integrity, and the balance between leveraging technology and maintaining the human t...

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January 23, 2024 16 mins

We dive into the concept of downtime across various businesses and talk about a structured approach to minimizing it, ensuring your organization's productivity and efficiency are always at their peak.

What You'll Learn:

  • The multifaceted nature of downtime, whether in Lean Principles, labor, or machinery, and how each area presents unique challenges and opportunities.
  • A clear, straightforward explanation of the 8 wastes in Lean...
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We sit down with Jonathan Darling, a seasoned expert in leadership development, to dissect the journey from top sales perform...

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We dive into mental health in the workplace and explore how Continuous Improvement (CI) methodologies can play a crucial role in enhancing mental wellness. With a focus on empathetic leadership and effective communication, we reveal how CI is not just a tool for operational efficiency but a transformative approach to cultivating a supportive, resilient, and mentally healthy work environment.

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  • The current stat...
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In this episode of Everyday Business Problems, join your host, Dave Crysler, as he dives into the "Gold Standard" concept of "Zero Defects" in quality management. We take a closer look at why absolute perfection in operations – whether in product-based or service-oriented industries – might not always be the most feasible or beneficial approach.

  • The Myth of Zero Defects: We start by exploring the traditional perspective on Ze...

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December 27, 2022 26 mins

Bringing you a series of clips from our most popular episodes based on downloads from 2022. We revisit Leveraging Project Management Resources with Angela Thurman, a solo episode from Dave Crysler on 5 Whys Root Cause Analysis for Manufacturing, and finally Helping business leaders find peace of mind with Deborah Coviello.

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December 21, 2022 30 mins

Bringing you a series of clips from our most popular episodes based on download from 2022. We revisit a solo episode from Dave Crysler on Process Mapping, Driving Growth through Systems, Leadership, and Culture with Steve Rice, and finally Lean Manufacturing with Sam Goebel.

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December 13, 2022 43 mins

Bruce Carnohan introduces us to his company Process Cleanup and invites me to join his live stream show. This episode is our conversation from that live stream where we dive into process strategy, execution, and delivery, implementing changes that impact your business, getting the results that we've designed for, and so much more!

Episode Chapters:

00:45 - Introduction 

02:03 - Power of process around networking

05:15 - Strategy, E...

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Greg McArthur introduces us to his CNC Machine Shop NTL Industries and shares the stories behind their Quality Management System. We dive into how their quality management system has impacted their growth, how the ISO Certification process has impacted their culture, making additional investments in tools that support their quality management system, and so much more!

Episode Chapters:

1:25 - What's a CNC Machine shop all about?

04...

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Julian Roberts introduces us to his executive coaching business where he works with high-performing leaders, athletes and teams with extreme ambitions. Julian is a master at co-creating what may seem to others as impossible, unrealistic goals. We dive into inspiring stories from past clients, the learning loop and other techniques that build your resiliency muscle, setting yourself up a cycle of improvement, and so much more!

Episo...

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We welcome back Emily Wilkins from Marketing Metal, a digital marketing agency for manufacturing job shops. We continue our previous conversation on Marketing Automation by diving into her Stupid Simple Content System, different content models you can leverage, creating content on the platforms your customers are hanging out and that you feel most comfortable, and so much more!

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01:35 - What’s the idea behind the S...

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Emily Wilkins introduces us to her company, Marketing Metal, a digital marketing agency for manufacturing job shops. We dive into marketing automation tools and how they’re perceived, getting back to the basics of marketing before implementing tools, moving from your current state to your future state, and so much more!

Episode Chapters:

03:07 - When did the technology take over?

05:45 - Takeaway’s from SAAS marketing

08:30 - Getti...

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November 8, 2022 36 mins

Chris Lokken introduces us to Johnson Financial Group where he has been working with employers for more than 20 years creating solutions to provide employee benefits. Chris has developed processes that help employers better understand and get better control of their benefits process. We dive into what employers need to know when it comes to employee benefits, the best way to implement changes, attracting top talent with the benefit...

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AJ Saunders introduces us to AJS Digital Group, an Search Engine Optimization (SEO) coach and consultant from Bath, UK. We dive into what businesses can do internally vs outsourcing to an expert, the mechanics behind why and how for SEO, resources to help you generate ideas around the topics your ideal customers are searching for, and so much more!

Episode Chapters:

01:15 - SEO internally vs engage a professional
09:25 - Mechanics ...

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Our host, David Crysler, breaks down 5 simple steps to to get senior leadership to not only pay attention to your change initiative but take action to help implement it.

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Russ Hedge shares his experience building relationships, a community of connections, and ultimately his business through networking and livestreaming. Russ is a master connector, and recognized top salesperson across multiple industries. Russ shares his perspective of why sales and networking can often be viewed negatively, how to gain visibility even when you don’t feel comfortable putting yourself out there, how to remain positiv...

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Our host, David Crysler, breaks down 10 simple steps to create or improve a Quality Management System that will lower the cost of quality in your manufacturing operation.

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