Not so long ago we found ourselves having to deal with a customer that proved to be very demanding right from the sampling stage: endless exchanges of emails and continuous requests for quotations without (on its part) any clear ideas. Requests that inevitably ended up implying hours of extra work for us. Then, as often […]
As those who follow me on Linkedin probably know, MICROingranaggi is recruiting a CNC lathe operator for a multi-spindle lathe machine. A simple operation? Far from it, because it is truly difficult to find specialized technical operators (a subject broached many a time in the past). Something that inevitably leads me to reflect once again […]
The title poses a deliberately provocative question. The reason is that I am often taken aback by how directives of fundamental importance, which entered into force years and years ago, are not as acknowledged as one would imagine. Or at least with regard to some of the more essential aspects. Let’s take for instance Directive […]
Do you think that electronic invoicing, or e-invoicing for short, is a useful tool or just another unsuccessful attempt to eliminate the level of tax evasion that has always distinguished our country? I ask this because, about a month ago, A.P.I., the SME Association we belong to and I often mention in this blog, has […]
Enterprises that start to re-flourish after an acquisition. A coincidence or just luck?Enterprises that start to re-flourish after an acquisition. A coincidence or just luck?
There are dozens of Italian businesses (historic and unknown) which have been taken over foreign enterprises or funds. The thing is that, more often than not, these transactions trigger endless discussions that inevitably become controversial. Here’s a couple of examples. In 1998 Audi took over Lamborghini. A few years later the press quoted: “Lamborghini, a […]
I remember my father, the founder of MICROingranaggi, always used to say: “Never forget it takes years of impeccable work to build a solid business reputation and an entire lifetime to avoid losing it in just five minutes”. This is so true. Don’t you agree? It was the 80s and one of the few channels […]