Episode 78: Not Enough Work for My Shop. How Do I Deal With It?
No matter how well-managed or streamlined your shop is – there are going to be slow periods, and it’s easy to find your shop light on work. If you find yourself in such a scenario, what are the key things you should to do bust the slump?
On this episode of Machine Shop Talk, Ian Sandusky from Lakewood Machine & Tool dives into strategies and tools to mitigate the worst of a slow work period. Whether it’s a short drop-off in work due to your best customers ordering less, or trying your best to survive something like a global recession – there are some tried and true methods of keeping your shop afloat and ready to take on new work when it comes.
What are your best strategies to keep your shop productive when work dries up?