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3D Printing Comic Book

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3D Printing Comic Book

  1. 1. How many CEOs complain about babysitting employees?! ! ! Inventory and warehouse maintenance were issues firms faced! ! Many opened factories even though they shouldn't have! ! ! ! !
  2. 2. Most people have no patience for managing the shop! ! Employee theft or inventory control?! ! ! Not every employee has a sense of ownership! ! ! !
  3. 3. Supervisors and foremen have also been known to be challenges! ! ! ! No one wins when there is a strike! ! ! Outsourcing to other production firms can be difficult! !
  4. 4. And sometimes vendors can miss deadlines! ! ! ! And does anyone really know how to do a factory inspection?! ! ! Of course, international offshoring has its own difficulties! ! !
  5. 5. Culture and language can be obstacles! ! ! Each industry has its nuances! ! ! It's hard to get firms to adhere to your schedule! ! !
  6. 6. ! Shipments can be delayed! ! ! Sometimes the difference between truth and lies can seem confusing! ! ! It's common for negotiators to present themselves in the best possible light! ! !
  7. 7. As with any business, outsourced manufacturing has its difficulties! ! ! Protecting intellectual property is a concern when outsourcing! ! ! There are many firms that claim they have "China knowledge"! ! ! !
  8. 8. When client satisfaction is at risk, firms often get desperate! ! ! Tempers have been known to escalate in complex situations! ! ! It's often difficult to see who is at fault in complicated relationships! ! !
  9. 9. Sometimes firms choose an indirect way to problem solve! ! ! As an industry matures, specialized firms emerge! ! ! The access to financing can escalate an industry! ! !
  10. 10. Customers of all ages demand customization! ! ! Advertising agencies had to rethink their approaches! ! ! ! And public relations firms need to break through clutter! ! !
  11. 11. Freight forwarding is both an art and a science! ! ! Environmental and worker protection becomes everyone's responsibility! ! ! Firms wanted to know more about supplier's operations! ! !
  12. 12. Counterfeiting and knock-offs were always problematic! ! ! Offshore management was still a mystery! ! ! There is a special knack to managing factory workers! ! ! !
  13. 13. Trust is an important issue! ! ! Many so called "China Brokers" appeared on the scene! ! ! And people made global outsourcing appear easy! ! ! !
  14. 14. Firms who didn't understand importing got into the business anyway! ! ! ! Preserving and managing capital is critical to business! ! ! Back room operations at companies still need close monitoring! ! !
  15. 15. Each country has its own business methodology! ! ! Suppliers became more and more aggressive as firms became dependent! ! ! The language of manufacturing became more and more complex! ! !
  16. 16. It's hard to do business through intermediaries! ! ! Many suppliers tried to keep their clients ignorant! ! ! And 3D Printing firms mentored one another! ! !
  17. 17. ! ! ! We Promote the 3D Printing Industry! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! http://3Dprintingchannel.com!

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