It’s a wrap from Columbus!

A few weeks ago we attended the IWLA’s September Conferences in Ohio along with Tim Tebow. Ok he may have been there for another conference, but we still had plenty of excitement of our own! 

As a new member of the IWLA, it was great to interact with a network of peers who are advancing the warehousing and logistics space. We mingled with 170+ attendees at the IWLA’s annual Technology & Operations Solutions for Warehousing and the Safety & Risk conferences.  

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VeraCore Runs for a Glowing Cause!

On August 24th, VeraCore team members participated in the Blacklight Run, a 5K event for charity, as part of VeraCore’s Wellness Program.

The Blacklight Run is the largest nighttime 5K (or 3.1 miles) race in the country with multiple race locations spread throughout the USA. The organization dedicates each run to raise Childhood Cancer Awareness – a cause we could not wait to support!

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Problem Solving 101

“We’ve got a huge problem! We shipped over 300 orders yesterday, and none of our clients got their shipping notifications.”

“Hurry up and re-boot the shipping work stations, they must be stuck!”

“What, that didn’t work?! Hurry up and re-record the shipments so we can update our customers!”

What seems to be a critical problem can often have a very simple solution.  In the heat of the moment, it’s key that we take a step back and collect our thoughts before jumping into a decision. It’s in the rush of trying to come up with a solution that we end up hurting ourselves and taking more time to solve the problem.

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