Page 1 of 108 1231151101 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 40 of 4300

Forum: Shop Management and Owner Issues

Discuss manufacturing and job shop business issues

  1. Accounting when selling a small product line

    Started by adammil1, 01-19-2022 07:36 PM
    product, reporting, expenses, bigger, accounting
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 471
    01-20-2022, 10:17 PM Go to last post
  2. Am I not smart?

    Started by Spittingchips, 01-15-2022 04:58 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 87
    • Views: 5,725
    01-20-2022, 09:08 PM Go to last post
  3. Advice on first time being burned

    Started by Fal Grunt, 01-13-2022 09:32 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    check, invoice, parts, time, work
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 5,329
    01-20-2022, 06:38 PM Go to last post
  4. Firing an employee because a better option came along

    Started by [email protected], 01-13-2022 06:04 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 97
    • Views: 6,845
    01-20-2022, 04:23 PM Go to last post
  5. Creating Move Tickets, NCMR forms Etc.....

    Started by allloutmx, 01-20-2022 01:37 PM
    creating, forms, move, paper, tickets
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 126
    01-20-2022, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  6. Air Conditioning for Small Shop--Window Units vs Something Else

    Started by munruh, 06-03-2018 09:55 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 51
    • Views: 10,712
    01-20-2022, 12:29 PM Go to last post
  7. Bad new neighbor..options?

    Started by daryl bane, 01-11-2022 12:19 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    days, loud, manager, music, property
    • Replies: 103
    • Views: 7,697
    01-19-2022, 02:50 PM Go to last post
  8. Metal "shavings"

    Started by flipster, 01-15-2022 12:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    automotive, chips, management, metal, misc
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 2,314
    01-18-2022, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  9. How To Deal With Your Scrap Metal

    Started by allloutmx, 11-29-2017 05:45 PM
    9 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 9
    • Replies: 179
    • Views: 28,548
    01-18-2022, 11:30 AM Go to last post
  10. Poor Aluminum quality

    Started by antoniog, 01-13-2022 12:04 PM
    aluminum, poor, supplier, time, vendor
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,041
    01-18-2022, 10:32 AM Go to last post
  11. What green flags do you look for in employee or colleagues?

    Started by Spittingchips, 01-03-2022 06:54 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    atleast, hire, makes, people, person
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 4,761
    01-13-2022, 04:08 PM Go to last post
  12. Hourly rates for Brother Speedio-type of machines

    Started by bla_bledass, 12-11-2021 10:50 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    brother, hourly, machine, machines, rate
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 4,229
    01-12-2022, 01:10 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 263
    01-11-2022, 10:31 PM Go to last post
  13. Future small shop

    Started by foest, 01-11-2022 01:43 PM
    cnc lathe, cnc mill, europe, manufacturer, shop
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 793
    01-11-2022, 01:43 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,799
    01-11-2022, 11:10 AM Go to last post
  14. Are cell phones taking bite out of YOUR bottom line

    Started by Speedie, 12-14-2021 07:50 AM
    9 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 9
    • Replies: 172
    • Views: 12,749
    01-10-2022, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  15. Bad luck hiring experienced employees

    Started by g0Jack, 11-03-2021 11:22 AM
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 7
    employee, employees, experience, hiring, machinist
    • Replies: 137
    • Views: 17,469
    01-10-2022, 11:44 AM Go to last post
  16. 5 Axis Waterjet Operator Pay...

    Started by smokeshow, 01-09-2022 01:20 PM
    axis, operator, pay, version, waterjet
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 831
    01-09-2022, 09:13 PM Go to last post
  17. Shop Shut Down Maintenance

    Started by RC Mech, 12-03-2021 03:53 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    list, machine, maintenance, shop, time
    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 3,904
    01-09-2022, 05:34 PM Go to last post
  18. Looking for Shop Space - Rochester, NY

    Started by Hoppy, 12-21-2021 09:00 AM
    interested, realtors, rochester, shop, small
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,780
    01-09-2022, 01:25 PM Go to last post
  19. Tiered Pay Structures - what works what doesn't

    Started by Mcgyver, 09-17-2021 09:44 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    pay, quality, rate, tier, work
    • Replies: 65
    • Views: 7,807
    01-08-2022, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  20. getting new customers

    Started by zayy, 12-09-2021 10:22 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    customers, marketing, pay, rates, sales
    • Replies: 76
    • Views: 6,796
    01-02-2022, 03:25 PM Go to last post
  21. Are there to many 1 man shops for young folks to compete?

    Started by Spittingchips, 12-20-2021 03:50 AM
    9 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 9
    alot, axis, shops, small, work
    • Replies: 160
    • Views: 12,980
    12-27-2021, 12:10 PM Go to last post
  22. Visually laying out files

    Started by Strostkovy, 12-15-2021 05:34 PM
    file, files, layout, preview, sort
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,608
    12-22-2021, 08:41 PM Go to last post
  23. How to train employees?

    Started by Stoney83, 11-01-2021 06:25 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    ago, fixture, stuff, time, tool
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 6,424
    12-21-2021, 09:38 AM Go to last post
  24. Small Business loans in So Cal, any recommendations?

    Started by Temo, 11-30-2021 12:51 AM
    cal, call, face, recommendations, small
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,170
    12-20-2021, 08:33 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 4,162
    12-19-2021, 10:14 PM Go to last post
  25. best plan to sell off entire shop?

    Started by vanguard machine, 10-07-2021 09:43 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    thousands, sell, tooling, thinking, consumables
    • Replies: 64
    • Views: 10,498
    12-18-2021, 03:52 PM Go to last post
  26. Anyone using "cut to length" nesting software?

    Started by The Dude, 02-21-2019 04:42 PM
    create, cut, length, list, material
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,977
    12-18-2021, 11:07 AM Go to last post
  27. Man Hours or Machine Hours

    Started by tmparry01, 12-10-2021 10:16 AM
    hours, machine, man, run, time
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,941
    12-17-2021, 01:37 PM Go to last post
  28. Cnc setup

    Started by DLodge, 11-16-2021 06:41 PM
    cnc, long, setup, setups, volunteered
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,173
    12-17-2021, 09:12 AM Go to last post
  29. Moved: In Memoriam - Barry Weeks

    Started by motion guru, 12-11-2021 09:01 PM
    •  
    •  
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 991
    12-15-2021, 11:55 AM Go to last post
  30. Is anyone enrolled in the ‘Obamacare’ health insurance market?

    Started by Trboatworks, 02-17-2020 10:07 AM
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 14
    • Replies: 260
    • Views: 23,833
    12-14-2021, 12:50 PM Go to last post
  31. Interested in acquiring a established machine shop

    Started by AmbysMachineBiz, 11-21-2021 02:54 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    acquisition, business, machine, machine shops, shop
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 5,959
    12-11-2021, 10:07 AM Go to last post
  32. Buying a business - Physical execution, not the usual what its worth

    Started by Insert, 12-03-2021 08:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    business, buying, collectors, company, purchase
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 2,730
    12-10-2021, 11:19 AM Go to last post
  33. Vendor Screw ups, Messed up parts.

    Started by TiTillIdie, 12-03-2021 02:15 PM
    company, hard, job, messed, parts
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 2,730
    12-10-2021, 07:47 AM Go to last post
  34. Health insurance rate

    Started by gottabench, 12-04-2021 12:36 AM
    charged, health, males, rates, year
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 853
    12-09-2021, 07:08 PM Go to last post
  35. Cutter vending machines any positive experiences?

    Started by implmex, 12-04-2021 11:57 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    machines, management, shop, time, tooling
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 3,242
    12-09-2021, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  36. Anybody Selling Scrap on a bigger than local market?

    Started by Parkerbender, 12-06-2021 12:57 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 2,347
    12-08-2021, 05:14 PM Go to last post

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

sponso

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 50 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 50 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •