Banish Horrible Meetings for Good

11/2/2017

It’s 8:30 on a bright Monday morning. You’re fully caffeinated and ready to tackle your to-do list. Within ten minutes you’re laser-focused, an efficiency machine. The spreadsheet seems to be filling itself! But then a calendar notification pops up: an impromptu staff meeting has been scheduled in thirty minutes. Shudder. Sigh. You know how these go...

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If You Only Remember 3 Things from Fall Meeting

10/23/2017

We just got back from another fantastic Fall Meeting! While we had a lot of fun at the Omni resort in Scottsdale, we also addressed some of the most pressing issues affecting our businesses today. Between the speaker sessions, workshops, and committee meetings, we learned enough to keep our to-do lists full for quite some time. If you haven’t updated yours, here are three key areas to focus on.

 

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Build a Culture of Accountability in 3 Simple Steps

8/28/2017

By Mike Scott, president & consultant, Mike Scott and Associates

Elephants don't bite. But mosquitoes? Now that's another story. It's those pesky little critters that bother you so much. In fact, it was the mosquito that almost prevented the Panama Canal from being built! In your business, it’s the little, preventable problems that eventually cause big problems.

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Committees in Focus: New Generation Leaders

8/14/2017

At PPC, we strive to support our industry’s leadership at all levels, and that’s why we offer a New Generation Leaders Committee (NGL). Meeting twice per year at the association’s Spring and Fall Conferences, NGL brings together individuals from companies small and large who are currently in leadership roles or who are in leadership-track positions.

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Trending Now in Paperboard Packaging Design

8/7/2017

Last month was the judging of our annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. We’re thrilled with the winners and can’t wait to reveal them at our upcoming Fall Meeting! For now, though, we’ve distilled the overall trends that the judges observed throughout the competition. Here’s what we saw...

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