I'm sure no one here will be surprised to learn that our shipping department is incapable of reading this correctly and instead of training or improving the label, management has decided our task is to redesign the product so orientation doesn't matter.
Good news, we finally identified the reason the cartons were being shipped upside down, the loaders were reading the label as "Down". Since changing the label would cost money, we are replacing the current workforce with illiterates and expect the savings to drop immediately to the bottomline.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.