August 21st, 2012:
How was your morning routine? Did you get up before the alarm went off or after multiple snooze hits? Reach into the fridge for breakfast or get that large coffee from the fast food chain on the way... read more "Mechanics of Improving Your Productivity… Try Looking at Your Health"
 
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March 17th, 2014:
In the business we are in we make quite a lot of prototypes and do quite a bit of testing.  This work requires lots of tools, materials and space.  Although a nice prototype is very... read more "Taking Care of Your Shop"
 
June 2nd, 2014:
“What are you doing? Is this seriously necessary? This wouldn’t be so difficult if you just walked instead of run. You already look great there is no need to go crazy here.”  My conscious has a... read more "Life's Run"
 
July 29th, 2014:
The Sowden Softbrew is a very simple manual coffee maker. It uses a ceramic pot to steep coffee in the same manner as steeping tea. The process is a little slower than most coffee makers, but it... read more "Perfect Coffee with a Sowden Softbrew"
 
September 16th, 2014:
The hot summer days are coming to an end, but the hiking season is just beginning to ramp up. With the warm colors of fall appearing on the trees and beautiful snowscapes not far away, now is a great... read more "Summer's End, Hiking's Beginning, Preparations for Your Adventures"
 
October 7th, 2014:
The majority of people try very hard to avoid failure in their everyday lives. From children in school terrified of that spelling test every Thursday, to corporate executives pushed up against a... read more "Failure"
 
October 14th, 2014:
Having nightmares while you sleep or even when you day dream?  Fighting fears of people clawing at you for information?  Feeling like you fell in shark infested waters … at night … while... read more "Communication Salvation "
 
October 22nd, 2014:
As someone who exercises regularly, I often wonder how much energy could be created by all the workouts being done.  It reminds me about something I read long ago about splitting wood., the... read more "Generating Gym"
 
November 12th, 2014:
On a regular basis I meet with budding inventors, new product designers and average people who have great ideas they want to bring to market.  These are individuals looking for help to design... read more "Product Development: Getting Started"
 
November 18th, 2014:
Designing can often lead to unexpected discoveries and new paths for the project that can strain the scope of work.  Creating time and flexibility in the schedule to vet out these new paths is... read more "Efficiency in Early Phase Design"
 
December 31st, 2014:
Medical devices are defined as any "instrument, apparatus, implement, machine, contrivance, implant, in vitro reagent, or other similar or related article, including a component part, or accessory... read more "Curative vs. Preventative..."
 
February 3rd, 2015:
As promised we continue our glimpse into the world of Collins Middle School in the Enrichment Program with our very own Mechanical Engineer Ajay Patel. With the brief interview, with Principal Glenn... read more "Illuminating the Future Continued – Enrichment Program with Collins Middle School"
 
May 11th, 2016:
So you're an engineer? You sit at a desk for 8+ hours every day? How is your health? Are you physically fit? Here are a few tips and tricks to get you on the right track. Let's think about the... read more "Exercises for Engineers"
 
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February 15th, 2017:
Have you ever noticed your energy levels dropping as the afternoon rolls around? It feels like you are no longer being productive? If you do, you are not alone. According to the Bureau of Labor... read more "Productivity: Your Afternoon Boost"
 
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February 1st, 2018:
In today’s world of ever-increasing connectivity, our desks are littered with distractions of multiple monitors, computers, smart phones, documents, social media, and music players all while we try... read more "Mindfulness at Work"