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Business of Machining

John Grimsmo of Grimsmo Knives and John Saunders of NYC CNC discuss their success, struggles, goals and more as machinists, business owners and entrepreneurs.
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Now displaying: March, 2022
Mar 25, 2022
TOPICS:

 

  • Grimsmo is expanding!
  • Never Split The Difference - Buy Now
  • Dedicating employees are doing so much more!
  • Saunders had a dumpster fire of a morning.
  • Grimsmo probing issues on the Kern.
  • Saunders is thinking about getting a Brother Speedio before Grimsmo pulls the trigger on theirs.
  • Small business healthcare in the USA.
  • CMM fixture plates for Grimsmo's new Zeiss CMM.
Mar 18, 2022

Topics: 

  • Okuma MB-4000H Arrives at SMW
    • 3 Tombstones Loaded
    • Training on Collision Avoidance to Begin
    • Delayed Chip Conveyor Appears
    • Important PSA about Buying CNC Machines & Paying Invoices
  • Zeiss DuraMax CMM for Grimsmo Knives
  • Air Quality Meters
  • Leadership & Management
    • At least we're not THAT person!

 

COMING SOON

    • Manager Meetings at SMW
    • Creations Unlimited Tour with Dennis Rathi

 

Mar 11, 2022
TOPCIS:
  • John & John share their recent persectives on life & sharing information online.
  • Custom quotes in Shopify.
  • Choosing manager, book on "setting the table".
  • Grimsmo is going to play in a CMM room for a day.
  • Saunders provides a horizontal update.
  • Grimsmo is still dealing with swiss althe oil problems. 
Mar 4, 2022

Topics:

  • Grimsmo's Swiss could have an air leak OR a bad batch of coolant
  • Okuma MB-4000H is here but the coolant tank is delayed!
  • Willemin, Kern, and Speedio Updates
  • Saunders shares his tour experience at Creations Unlimited - Video Coming Soon!
  • Decision Making & Organizational Chart Changes
  • Emphasis on Communication, ERP Data Tracking

 

 

GOOD READS

Setting the Table: The Transforming Power of Hospitality in Business by Daniel Meyer

Small Giants: Companies that Choose to be Great Instead of Big by Bo Burlingham

High Output Management by Andrew Grover

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