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TRC’s Journey to Lean

The term “Lean” can mean many things in business.  Over the years it was frequently used to describe a company or manager who watched their costs – think “Lean and Mean.”  Today, the term “Lean” is mostly associated with Lean Manufacturing, which spawned from Inventory Management and Just-in-Time (JIT) principles.  Lean has proven to be […]

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The Death of Vocational Education. Insight from Brian Robinson, President & CEO of TRC Staffing Services, Inc.

I grew up during the 70’s and 80’s in a typical suburban neighborhood outside of Atlanta.  During that time, Marietta, Georgia was one of the fastest growing areas in the Country.  My elementary school was growing so quickly, I went to a brand new school by the time I was in third grade.  It was […]

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