FISH-CLIC Method to Eliminate 70-92% of Your Equipment Unscheduled Downtime, in 30-60 Days!

Maybe the most important innovation method I can point you to this month will help recent hurricane, flood and lightning storm victims to protect their automation equipment and automated machine tools … [Read more...]

Innovation Methodology for Reliability

Are your reliability activities or tasks often met with resistance from other engineers and managers?  'Ever feel like a second class citizen on the engineering team?  Do you sometimes feel like it … [Read more...]

Building Your Continual Innovation Model “Car”

engineer designing a car

OK. As promised in my last Blog entry, let's build your innovation model "car". We will assemble and describe the seven innovation methodologies, each integrated into proper configuration to serve … [Read more...]

Gentlemen, Start Your Innovation Engines


Genrich Altshuller (1926 - 1998) demonstrated how any system—existing, under invention, hardware, software, process or otherwise—any system, can easily be checked for completeness and autonomy by … [Read more...]

How We Got to Now

Alexander Graham Bell

This is my last post for 2014, so Merry Christmas to all and may you have an innovative new year.  As a gift to you, let me simply share with you the new documentary series, PBS' How We Got To … [Read more...]