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MakingChips: Equipping Manufacturing

By Jason Zenger, Jim Carr

MakingChips is a weekly podcast that will equip leaders in the metalworking manufacturing industry with valuable content to utilize in their career and business.

  1. 1.
    Dialing in Manufacturing Processes with Jim and Jason11/16/2018
    19:09
  2. 2.
    ITMS2018 Wrap Up with Larry Turner and Peter Eelman11/02/2018
    23:51
  3. 3.
    Industry 4.0 with Jim King, Andrew Benson and Meghan West10/26/2018
    35:41
  4. 4.
    How Manufacturers Can Sleep Better at Night with Barry Walter, Dietmar Goellner, Craig Zoberis, and Teresa Beach-Shelow10/19/2018
    47:08
  5. 5.
    The Core Values and Culture of OKUMA with Tim Thiessen10/06/2018
    32:38
  6. 6.
    Does Manufacturing Data Matter? with Steve Kline10/01/2018
    30:18
  7. 7.
    What's on the Manufacturing Horizon with Lonnie Love, Jay Rogers, and Adrian Allen09/27/2018
    54:04
  8. 8.
    Social Media Management for Manufacturers with Aisha Rasul, Corey Koepnick and Tom Fetcho09/23/2018
    44:25
  1. 9.
    IMTS Panel Discussion on Solving the Skills Gap with Jess Giudici, Titan Gilroy, Federico Sciammarella, and Toni Neary09/14/2018
    51:04
  2. 10.
    From the Farm to the Shop Floor with Rob Sattler09/07/2018
    44:38
  3. 11.
    Last Minute Preparations for IMTS 2018 with Peter Eelman09/06/2018
    39:08
  4. 12.
    The Risk and Reward of Implementing a New ERP System with Ryan Carr and Paul Van Metre08/24/2018
    44:47
  5. 13.
    The Value of IMTS for Job Shops with Michelle Edmonson08/11/2018
    38:12
  6. 14.
    Insider Tips on the Best Way to Experience Chicago with Jason Lesniewicz08/03/2018
    33:10
  7. 15.
    The Whirlwind of Leadership with Peter Claus07/27/2018
    33:23
  8. 16.
    Do You Really Need a 5-Axis Machine? with Jim Carr and Jason Zenger07/20/2018
    30:27
  9. 17.
    Inspiring Manufacturing’s Next-Generation Leaders with Greg Jones07/13/2018
    39:02
  10. 18.
    Spindle Time and Italian Cars with Russ Waddell07/06/2018
    32:10
  11. 19.
    The Return on Investment in Company Culture with Julie Poulos06/25/2018
    46:36
  12. 20.
    Digital Transformation in the Manufacturing Industry with Doug Woods06/14/2018
    38:31
  13. 21.
    How Manufacturing Education Will Transform The Industry with Aneesa Muthana06/09/2018
    44:23
  14. 22.
    The Challenge of Implementing a Succession Plan with Bob Bechtold05/27/2018
    33:33
  15. 23.
    Developing a Sales Playbook for Your Manufacturing Company with Julie Poulos05/18/2018
    51:17
  16. 24.
    The Power of a Positive Culture in Your Manufacturing Business with Matt Guse05/11/2018
    36:31
  17. 25.
    Strategies For Buying and Selling Used Equipment with Ryan Wiegel05/03/2018
    1:02:19
  18. 26.
    IMTS 2018 Preview with Peter Eelman04/26/2018
    45:43
  19. 27.
    5 Keys to A Successful Cutting Tool Manufacturing Business with Mike Polizzi03/31/2018
    49:41
  20. 28.
    How to Build an Outbound Marketing Strategy for Your Manufacturing Business, with Julie Poulos03/22/2018
    38:24
  21. 29.
    2018 Trends In Cutting Tools and the Manufacturing Industry with Mike Ramsey of Kennametal03/15/2018
    29:35
  22. 30.
    High Pressure Coolant Systems: Should You Take The Leap?03/08/2018
    26:58
  23. 31.
    MC137: 3 Ways to Improve Your CAM Skills02/20/2018
    26:42
  24. 32.
    MC136: She Was Asked: “When Are We Going To Liquidate?” [MC Archive]02/19/2018
    16:36
  25. 33.
    MC135: 5 Drivers of Success From A Manufacturing Startup02/09/2018
    28:50
  26. 34.
    MC134: Introduction to Robots in Machining w/Brian Panek [Replay]02/01/2018
    28:59
  27. 35.
    MC133: Kill The Castings and Continuous Improvement at Orbitform01/24/2018
    39:31
  28. 36.
    MC132: Leading Indicators in Acquisitions - Orbitform's Growth Engine01/17/2018
    28:23
  29. 37.
    MC131: A Driven Process for Manufacturing Sales01/10/2018
    35:53
  30. 38.
    MC130: What Technology Advancements Are In Your Future?12/27/2017
    31:07
  31. 39.
    MC129 - What Does Your Future Look Like?12/19/2017
    42:34
  32. 40.
    MC128: 5 Questions That Manufacturing Leaders Need To Ask Themselves Now11/23/2017
    35:41
  33. 41.
    MC127: LinkedIn 2.011/14/2017
    30:21
  34. 42.
    MC126: Where to Begin with Making the List10/24/2017
    35:00
  35. 43.
    MC125: Economic Expectations for Manufacturing Leaders in 2018 and Beyond10/10/2017
    53:48
  36. 44.
    MC124: Representing Manufacturing Leaders at the White House10/05/2017
    30:18
  37. 45.
    MC123: New Ideas For Hiring in the Manufacturing Industry w/ Rich Hoster09/26/2017
    37:32
  38. 46.
    MC122: How GT Automation Uses Xometry to Increase Sales09/21/2017
    47:01
  39. 47.
    MC121: The Spitfire Takes Control w/ Stacia Hobson09/13/2017
    36:49
  40. 48.
    MC120: Under Fire in a Family Business w/ Stacia Hobson09/06/2017
    46:04
  41. 49.
    MC119: Why Visionaries Need Integrators - Gaining “Traction” in Manufacturing08/30/2017
    32:40
  42. 50.
    MC118: Considerations for Marketing Planning08/22/2017
    33:56
  43. 51.
    MC117: Visionary and Integrator Relationships - One Model For Manufacturing Leaders08/15/2017
    48:24
  44. 52.
    MC116: Shifting Into Overdrive with Nicole Wolter - Overcoming Adversity (Part 2)08/07/2017
    17:57
  45. 53.
    MC115: Shifting Gears at HM Manufacturing - When Crisis Strikes On The Shop Floor (Part 1)08/02/2017
    39:36
  46. 54.
    MC114: Identifying Your Marketing Technology Stack07/25/2017
    37:38
  47. 55.
    MC113: How Do You Judge Your Personal Success?07/19/2017
    36:47
  48. 56.
    MC112 - 7 Ways To Lead Like An Airline Executive (Satire)07/06/2017
    31:57
  49. 57.
    MC111: Website Planning For Manufacturers06/27/2017
    37:25
  50. 58.
    MC110: Step Out of Your Comfort Zone06/06/2017
    22:14
  51. 59.
    MC109: What's Your Archetype? - Developing Your Brand Identity05/30/2017
    40:38
  52. 60.
    MC108: Overtime - Privilege or Entitlement?05/23/2017
    25:05
  53. 61.
    MC107: MakingChips at DMG MORI USA Innovation Days in Chicago05/16/2017
    35:41
  54. 62.
    MC106: A Prag'madik Way To Elevate Yourself and Your Manufacturing Company w/ Andrea Olson05/10/2017
    46:00
  55. 63.
    MC105: Use Interviews to Discover Your Brand and Get More Business05/03/2017
    32:05
  56. 64.
    MC104: How a Former Machinist is Seeking to Empower the Shop Floor: Machine Monitoring with MachineMetrics04/26/2017
    48:37
  57. 65.
    MC103: Pumping Your Heart Into It w/Tom Carmazzi04/19/2017
    21:30
  58. 66.
    MC102 - When the Workforce Becomes a Life-force w/ Tom Carmazzi04/13/2017
    24:20
  59. 67.
    MC101: Using Competitive Analysis to Boost Your Content Marketing Strategy04/06/2017
    30:34
  60. 68.
    MC100: Navigating a Challenging Workforce: An Exclusive 100th Episode MakingChips Roundtable Discussion03/23/2017
    1:10:24
  61. 69.
    MC099: The Importance of New and Routine to Elevate Your Life and Work03/18/2017
    38:16
  62. 70.
    MC098: College in the Past, Chips in their Shoes, Coolant on their Clothes and Success in their Future w/ Paul Van Metre02/15/2017
    35:09
  63. 71.
    MC097: Narrowing Down Your Core Values02/07/2017
    36:42
  64. 72.
    MC096: A Robust Conversation about Digitally Connected Solutions Made Ready for Industry 4.0 w/Jeff Rizzie02/01/2017
    44:40
  65. 73.
    MC095: Start Here First To Begin Marketing A Manufacturing Company w/Julie Poulos01/25/2017
    44:04
  66. 74.
    MC094: Grow or Die.01/18/2017
    31:15
  67. 75.
    MC093: How to Stay Focused on What is Important and How to Get Things Done12/14/2016
    34:39
  68. 76.
    MC092: Trump, Seiri, Shitsuke and 3 Other "S" Words12/07/2016
    40:22
  69. 77.
    MC091: Why We Combine CAD and CAM w/Paul Ricard11/23/2016
    22:09
  70. 78.
    MC090: IMTS - An Industry Success Story w/Doug Woods11/16/2016
    15:31
  71. 79.
    MC089: A Culture of How-To with Haas Automation11/10/2016
    22:13
  72. 80.
    MC088: New Generation, New Ways w/Nicole Wolter11/02/2016
    12:20
  73. 81.
    MC087: #IMTS_Orphans w/Ray Ziganto10/26/2016
    27:15
  74. 82.
    MC086: How Edge Factor Inspires The Next Generation of Makers with Jeremy Bout10/20/2016
    29:02
  75. 83.
    MC085: How your Company Story Leads to Relationship Building10/11/2016
    22:10
  76. 84.
    MC084: Software with Integrity: Leading the Way in Manufacturing CAM Software10/05/2016
    32:13
  77. 85.
    MC083: The Resurgence of the Maker Movement w/ Elena Valentine09/29/2016
    11:56
  78. 86.
    MC082: MC082: What's Your Strategy To Eliminate Time? MakingChips explains QRM. w/ Nick and Noah Goellner09/23/2016
    36:03
  79. 87.
    MC081: MakingChips and Making Melodies: Jason Harrelson and His Trumpet Business09/14/2016
    25:11
  80. 88.
    MC080: ASK MAKINGCHIPS: Promoting a Positive Culture in your Work Environment09/08/2016
    27:31
  81. 89.
    MC079: Preparing for the IMTS Hangover08/28/2016
    27:09
  82. 90.
    MC078: Do's and Don'ts of a Machinist Resume08/17/2016
    35:03
  83. 91.
    MC077: 3 Questions - Your Corporate Vision on a Post It Note08/11/2016
    31:38
  84. 92.
    MC076: Agile Automation - The Compass Way with Bill Angsten08/09/2016
    30:42
  85. 93.
    MC075: 7 Different Ways to Avoid Nepotism07/20/2016
    25:52
  86. 94.
    MC074: How Digitization Will Affect Manufacturing with Jeff Rizzie07/07/2016
    43:29
  87. 95.
    MC073: Manufacturing Culture with Cassie Haupers06/28/2016
    40:16
  88. 96.
    MC072: Analyzing the Performance of the Manufacturing Sector with Senior Economist Bill Strauss (Part 2)06/22/2016
    26:52
  89. 97.
    MC071: Analyzing the Performance of the Manufacturing Sector with Senior Economist Bill Strauss (Part 1)06/15/2016
    33:30
  90. 98.
    MC070: Leadership, Action, and a British Accent - with Sean Holt06/08/2016
    39:54
  91. 99.
    MC069: ASK MAKINGCHIPS: Do You Have the Right Classification? with Marc Alberico and Steve Lorenzini06/01/2016
    45:04
  92. 100.
    MC068: Innovation, Technology, and Milling Expertise with Troy Stashi05/26/2016
    41:21
  93. 101.
    MC067: Doing Business with Friends05/18/2016
    37:02
  94. 102.
    MC066: A Community of Makers - The Catalyst for Catalyze with Bill Fienup05/11/2016
    39:20
  95. 103.
    MC065: Creating a Successful eBay Campaign for your Machine Tool04/20/2016
    28:41
  96. 104.
    MC064: Inspiring the Next Generation of Makers - The Shop Rat Foundation with Kelly Burr04/14/2016
    29:57
  97. 105.
    MC063: Manage & Mitigate - Developing a Crisis Plan for your Manufacturing Company with Scott McPherson04/05/2016
    46:14
  98. 106.
    MC062: Manufacturing a Community - Accelerating Success with a Mastermind Group03/29/2016
    27:31
  99. 107.
    MC061: Riches in the Niches03/17/2016
    32:37
  100. 108.
    MC060: An Industry of Makers - 2016 Crain's Manufacturers Summit with Special Guests03/09/2016
    26:58
  101. 109.
    MC059: Women in Manufacturing - Stamping Out a New Vision with Erica Wiegel02/24/2016
    29:09
  102. 110.
    MC058: "Life is Great!" - Developing Your Core Values02/17/2016
    37:41
  103. 111.
    MC057: Creating a Future Workforce - How a Council of Manufacturing Leaders Takes a High School Metals Program to the Next Level - with Rob Stuebing02/10/2016
    25:15
  104. 112.
    MC056: From World War II to Today: The Metals Program at Leyden High School02/03/2016
    30:46
  105. 113.
    MC055: Hands-On Skill Demonstrations: Beyond the Resume with Elena Valentine01/27/2016
    27:42
  106. 114.
    MC054 - Human-Centric Hiring with Elena Valentine01/20/2016
    29:11
  107. 115.
    MC053: Effective Delegation for Manufacturing Leaders01/14/2016
    23:11
  108. 116.
    MC052 - Goal Setting for Manufacturing Leaders01/08/2016
    30:24
  109. 117.
    MC051 - Additive Manufacturing12/23/2015
    31:11
  110. 118.
    MC050 - A Year in Review12/16/2015
    27:57
  111. 119.
    MC049 - Characteristics of a Manufacturing Leader12/09/2015
    34:46
  112. 120.
    MC048 - Growing a Machining Business While Living 1,400 Miles Away12/02/2015
    41:35
  113. 121.
    MC047 - The Ecosystem of a Manufacturing Leader11/25/2015
    33:55
  114. 122.
    MC046 - What Makes Fusion OEM Unique11/18/2015
    33:04
  115. 123.
    MC045 - Millennials in Manufacturing11/11/2015
    26:50
  116. 124.
    MC044 - Task Management For Manufacturing Leaders11/04/2015
    44:30
  117. 125.
    MC043 - How to implement ERP (Enterprise Resource Management) in your manufacturing shop wisely10/14/2015
    24:38
  118. 126.
    The benefit of associations and chambers for your manufacturing company10/07/2015
    20:04
  119. 127.
    MC041: Why you should advertise your machine shop on Facebook09/30/2015
    21:51
  120. 128.
    MC040: Demystifying the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI)09/23/2015
    24:07
  121. 129.
    MC039: A Young Woman with Manufacturing Dreams: A conversation with Michelle Mabry09/16/2015
    25:47
  122. 130.
    MC038: Growing your Manufacturing Business Through Acquisitions with Tom Hilaris09/09/2015
    30:28
  123. 131.
    MC037: Innovation in the Manufacturing Industry - Part 2, with Sarah Calidcott09/02/2015
    35:11
  124. 132.
    MC036: Innovation in the Manufacturing Industry, with Sarah Calidcott08/26/2015
    20:59
  125. 133.
    MC035: Rebuilding Manufacturing One Veteran At a Time - Workshops for Warriors - part 2 [PODCAST]08/19/2015
    19:07
  126. 134.
    MC034: Rebuilding Manufacturing One Veteran At a Time - Workshops for Warriors - part 1 [PODCAST]08/12/2015
    29:41
  127. 135.
    MC033: Business Management Tools for Manufacturing Leaders [PODCAST]07/27/2015
    22:28
  128. 136.
    MC032: How to Maximize your Employee Annual Reviews, with Karla Dobbeck [PODCAST]07/22/2015
    30:58
  129. 137.
    MC031: Bringing Manufacturing Jobs Back to the U.S. - the Reshoring Initiative with Harry Moser [PODCAST]07/15/2015
    31:02
  130. 138.
    MC030: How to get rid of that “Bad Apple” in the shop - Human Resources management with Karla Dobbeck [PODCAST]07/08/2015
    34:34
  131. 139.
    MC029: Job costing: What are the recommended ways to cost out a job? [PODCAST]07/06/2015
    35:18
  132. 140.
    MC028: Manufacturing Industry advice through the eyes of a newbie, with Patricia Miller [PODCAST]06/17/2015
    30:43
  133. 141.
    MC027: Marketing tactics you should STOP right now! [PODCAST]06/10/2015
    27:27
  134. 142.
    MC026: Moving an old-school manufacturing business into the modern age with Patricia Miller of Matrix IV [PODCAST]06/04/2015
    32:05
  135. 143.
    MC025: Why you should hire your next manufacturing leader from high school [PODCAST]05/27/2015
    28:06
  136. 144.
    MC024: 6 reasons why every manufacturing leader should be on LinkedIn [Podcast]05/20/2015
    23:27
  137. 145.
    MC023: SFPM - Surface Feet Per Minute - a fundamental skill for every machinist [Podcast]05/13/2015
    22:02
  138. 146.
    MC022: Taking your corporate snapshot05/06/2015
    25:14
  139. 147.
    MC021: 3D Printing in the modern machine shop - with Jon Baklund05/01/2015
    25:14
  140. 148.
    MC020: Vending Systems - the how, what, and why for your machine shop [Podcast]04/27/2015
    30:31
  141. 149.
    MC019: Marketing Lesson #1 - Brand Strategy for your Manufacturing Company04/20/2015
    33:14
  142. 150.
    MC018: The Third Place for Engineers with Ray Zaganto04/13/2015
    28:12
  143. 151.
    MC017: Industrial Real Estate Strategies with Michael Magliano04/06/2015
    37:22
  144. 152.
    MC016: Take-Aways from the Crain’s Manufacturing Summit with Ray Ziganto03/30/2015
    25:04
  145. 153.
    MC015: Tips to Save Time and Money with CAM Software with Matt Sump03/23/2015
    28:59
  146. 154.
    MC014: Taking Advantage of Federal and State Grant Money03/16/2015
    20:31
  147. 155.
    MC013: From the Shop Floor to the Corner Office with Fernando Ortiz03/09/2015
    38:09
  148. 156.
    MC012: Successful Family Business Succession with Aaron Wiegel03/02/2015
    29:03
  149. 157.
    MC011: Introduction to Robotics in Machining with Brian Panek02/23/2015
    31:41
  150. 158.
    MC010: The Power of Networking02/16/2015
    27:53
  151. 159.
    MC009: Credit, Payment Terms, Collections & Borrowing02/09/2015
    27:45
  152. 160.
    MC008: Grow or Die?!?!02/02/2015
    22:21
  153. 161.
    MC0007: It’s Not Your Dad’s Machine Shop01/26/2015
    20:25
  154. 162.
    MC006: ISO International Standards01/19/2015
    19:23
  155. 163.
    MC005: Presidency by Death in the Family with Stacey Bales01/12/2015
    20:56
  156. 164.
    MC004: 11 Points To Consider DURING The Dreaded Recession12/17/2014
    21:55
  157. 165.
    MC003: 7 Points To Consider BEFORE The Dreaded Recession12/17/2014
    19:01
  158. 166.
    MC002: IMTS Hangover12/17/2014
    25:21
  159. 167.
    MC001: Social Media in Manufacturing12/17/2014
    25:05

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