Full Time: Changing The Perception Of The Manufacturing Industry

This week on WAM's edition of "Full Time," Amy Nicklaus sits down with fellow WAM host, Andrea Olson. Andrea is the CEO of Prag'madik, an operational strategy consultancy, and the Director of the Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of mid-market manufacturing in the US.

The two ladies dive into Andrea's background and how her experience in the manufacturing industry has inspired her latest book, No Disruptions: The New Future For Mid-Market ManufacturingAmy and Andrea also talk about why it's so critical to never lose sight of what your customer wants, and how manufacturing companies can prepare for a big shift of employees moving into retirement. Tune in to hear Andrea's tips on how to get more done and change our perspective of success!

"It's a manufactured thought that we as women have to do everything in the world to be a success." -Andrea Olson @pragmadik

Host, Andrea Olson
Andrea Olson
Andrea Olson, the author of No Disruptions: The New Future For Mid-Market Manufacturingis inspiring and educating industrial business leaders on how to transform their approach to marketing, technology, and communications. With 19-years of experience, the four-time ADDY® Award-winner is currently the CEO of Pragmadik and the Director of the Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition.

For more information on Olson's book, workshops, keynote speeches, or consulting, please visit www.pragmadik.com and www.nodisruptions.com. Follow Andrea Olson on Twitter @pragmadik
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Host, Amy Nicklaus


Amy Nicklaus is the owner of Nicklaus Marketing & PR, located in Morristown, NJ. Amy has over 18 years of advertising sales, marketing, and executive experience working for companies like CBS, Clear Channel, & Beasley Broadcasting, as well as acting as the V.P. of a national association. Amy's experience and proven client results motivated her to step out and start her own company.

Amy and her husband have two little girls and two boys (yellow labradors). She believes in working hard and being the best example she can be in business and in life for her girls.

Like & follow Amy and Nicklaus Marketing & PR at @nicklausmarketing on Facebook, @nicklausmarketing on Instagram, @nicklausmrktng on Twitter, and LinkedIn. Visit www.nicklausmarketing.com for more.