Goal Setting in 2016

Goal Setting in 2016

A New Year presents the ideal time to set resolutions for new goals. Before a resolution can be put into action, it requires strategic thought about the necessary changes that should occur. By allowing ourselves a chance to fully consider the work involved in...
2015 Year In Review

2015 Year In Review

As 2015 approaches an end, Temel Gaskets has taken time to reflect on the company’s accomplishments and set new goals for 2016. 2015 proved to be a productive and exciting year for Temel Gaskets, beginning with an investment in manufacturing for an expanded product...
The least expensive simulator, and FMEA

The least expensive simulator, and FMEA

(in the photo Morphis 3D, not the least expensive simulator) F. Scott Fitzgerald once said, “The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function”. In a business context this...
Consistent Quality Shouldn’t Need To Be Controlled

Consistent Quality Shouldn’t Need To Be Controlled

This is part 5 of a five-part series on Six Sigma practices for the automotive industry. Read part 1,  part 2, part 3, and part 4. Ultimately, DMAIC’s proven process of scientific problem solving pays off. The Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control...