2023 Blog Archive

  • KMS 2022 Economic Impacts for Kansas Manufacturing

    Q1 2023 Economic Impacts on Kansas Manufacturing

    March 28, 2023

    Q1 2023 Economic Impacts on Kansas Manufacturing Webinar  On March 28th, Chris Kuehl, Managing Director of Armada Corporate Intelligence, provided great information about what the economic...

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  • Funding to Improve Your Competitiveness

    Showing You the Money Virtual Event

    March 14, 2023

    Kansas City Manufacturing Network (KCMN) and Central Kansas Manufacturing Network (CKMN) hosted a combined networks virtual monthly meeting.  Non-members were invited to participate in the event, too...

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  • OSHA Classes

    OSHA Classes

    March 7, 2023

    KMS partner Hutchinson Community College is offering OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) classes at its Wichita location.   If you want to have an employee attend any of these...

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  • Funding to Improve Your Competitiveness


    February 16, 2023

    On February 16th, Becky Nace of the Mid-America Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (TAAC) participated in a virtual event hosted by KMS.   Becky provided information about the Trade Adjustment...

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  • Why Hire a Consultant - KMS

    Why You Should Consider Using KMS As A Consultant

    February 15, 2023

    Manufacturing Challenges Weighing Heavily On You? ​The pressures that small and medium-sized business owners and leaders face can be intense.  Manufacturing challenges can weigh heavily on a person...

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  • Standard Work Instruction Lunch and Learn - KCK

    Standard Work Instruction Lunch and Learn

    February 3, 2023

    As a business leader you should be focused on growing your business. You shouldn't be a firefighter, spending most of your time putting out inefficient operational fires that flare up daily. This...

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  • Firefighter or Manufacturing Leader.  Which Are You?

    Firefighter or Manufacturing Leader, Which Are You?

    February 1, 2023

    You’re not a firefighter.  You're a manufacturing leader.  So why are you fighting so many "fires"?  It keeps you from focusing on growing your company.  Many manufacturing leaders often feel as if...

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  • Dr Monica Stewart

    KMS Introduces Dr. Monica Stewart

    January 30, 2023

    KMS is pleased to announce that Dr. Monica Stewart has joined our team in the role of Director, Business Optimization.  Monica joins KMS with over 15 years of professional experience in Executive...

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    January 26, 2023

    Over the years of observing companies implement Lean and other continuous improvement programs, we have seen that for some companies, maintaining the momentum of a continuous improvement program for...

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