3 Case Studies – Cold Work Flange Replacement

In this article, I’m going to share with you 3 specific case studies where Quickflange, a weldless connection technology, saved clients 80% or more in time and costs by replacing flanges and performing tie-ins without requiring hot work. With Quickflange, a hydraulic tool and a cold forging tool are used for installation. This produces no sparks and achieves the same …

The Value And Danger Of Data

Everything in life is math in one way of another. Once you take math out of the equation, things break down really quickly. Not enough hours and there’s not enough income. Not enough wood and you can’t finish a deck project. Not enough planning and your goal will end up somewhere unexpected. Data can be very valuable if it’s used …

Industrial Turnaround

5 Ways To Optimize Your Turnaround

Reduce labor requirements by 50% and execute an uninterrupted turnaround using a 9-step process that ensures you’re never facing delays or unexpected costs. The “Turnaround Optimizer Process” is a process that anticipates all found work through detailed planning while getting clear on exact skillsets required so that crews are optimized across your project. This reduces the number of bodies you …

The Positive Habit Formula

In this article, I’ll be sharing a specific formula you can use to implement positive habits that will help you transform any area of your life(from losing weight to improving personal productivity and much more), even if you don’t have any extra time. When it’s comes to implementing new habits to change and improve your quality of life, there are …

Success

Success Through Alignment

What is success? What is it to be a successful business or to be a successful team member inside a business? To be successful requires context and alignment. Being successful at McDonalds or Walmart is different than being successful at Costco or Amazon. Success in every one of these contexts requires alignment with that company’s belief system. Alignment of your …

Leak Pipe

The Pay Once Promise

Did you know that based on a survey we performed, three out of four contractors you hire to perform a leak repair will often add an extra 20-30% in revenue to their business plan, because they know they’ll be back to fix it again? They are expecting the repairs to fail ahead of time and are planning for an expense …

Safety Team

Safety Is A Team Sport

Imagine you are on a team playing hockey and there is no scoreboard and no clock. While the coach on the bench may be timing the periods and keeping score, no one on the ice who is working their butt off would know for sure where they and the rest of the playing team stood. The team wouldn’t know how …

We Own It

Core Value #5 – We Own It

By having complete accountability over the results you generate, you develop a sense of pride that comes with getting the job done, especially when you are able to overcome all potential obstacles that stand in your way. At Innovator, we are not waiting to constantly be reminded about what we need to get done in our roles. We understand it, …

Core Value #4 – Always Growing

“Always Growing” is the mindset of becoming 1% better everyday by stepping outside your comfort zone so that you are improving who you are and the value you can provide, all without being pushed to do so. This is the 4th Core Value at Innovator, but is a productive mindset for anyone to hold. And in this post, I’ll share …