Re-duce your re-works and re-claim your profits!

Re-duce your re-works and re-claim your profits!

As Katherine mentioned in her recap of the last Stone Industry Education event, Eric Tryon had great suggestions for growing your business. The importance of tracking and communicating some basic metrics came up again and again – and Moraware can help! Let’s look at...

I’ll see it when I believe it! (Wait… what?)

If you missed the setup (and the sting!), check out my previous post: Are your biases carved in stone? Confirmation Bias Confirmation bias occurs when the desire to confirm your existing beliefs is so strong that you unconsciously discredit any evidence or arguments...

Running a Stone Shop Really is Rocket Science

As part of a Masters of Engineering program at Texas A&M, I recently got to hear a presentation by NASA Flight Analogs Program Manager, Lisa Spence. Anyone from NASA is like a rock star to me, and her project is amazing! Spence works with teams of four civilians...

How do you counter the IKEA effect?

If you missed the setup (and the sting!), check out my previous post: Are your biases carved in stone? The IKEA Effect The IKEA Effect is affectionately named for that Swedish juggernaut of home furnishings, where a disposable Allen wrench makes all things possible!...

Are your biases carved in stone?

The Set Up I recently found myself stuck in a conference room listening to a speaker who seemed… past his prime. He came in to this professional event dressed flamboyantly: pink jacket, plaid shirt, polka-dot tie. He boisterously announced that he’d like to kick...