The True Costs of Buying Offshore

The True Costs of Buying Offshore

Everyone knows that price is one of the most important factors when making any buying decision.  Throughout my career as a purchasing agent, it has been my experience that certain countries on the other side of the world frequently provide a great piece-price, making...
Color Cures Boredom: Thoughts from an Engineer

Color Cures Boredom: Thoughts from an Engineer

As a career mechanical design engineer and a bit of a nerd, I often live in a “black and white” universe, constantly breaking solutions down into “ones and zeros” and “straight lines and circles”. Many would think of this as a boring outlook and I must admit that it...