August 22, 2019
On this episode of T-Rex Radio, Paul talks with Ryan, Avid, and David about working with VES Environmental Solutions. They share the impact SMC's value of "Respect Humanity" has had on the team's ability to work together effectively and efficiently.
August 11, 2019
This week Paul continues his discussion on OKRs with Eric. They talk about his focus on VES, go to market strategy, and how VES uniquely demonstrates SMC's capabilities and ability to add sustainable value.
August 4, 2019
We continue on the theme of OKRs with Avid's objectives around VES, creating a tiger team, and bringing the values and agreements SMC works by to our partners and customers.
July 28, 2019
Today's episode features People Ops Director Jay Gardner's take on OKRs. She and Paul talk about the difference between objectives and key results, and then delve into Jay's own OKRs - for SMC and for herself.
July 21, 2019
This episode dives into SMC's objectives. Ryan talks about the why, how, and where these OKRs will take the company.
July 14, 2019
This week Ryan talks with Nick Nagel. They talk abut the mechanical aspects of the motor, the promise the technology holds, and what the vision for the future looks like.
June 28, 2019
Today's episode is a special one. Paul Wickberg had the chance to sit down with Steve Hagen, an industry veteran of 40 years - most recently at Sprouts. They talk about energy efficiency measures trying new technologies, making mistakes, and what makes a good vendor/partner, among other things.
June 17, 2019
This episode gets technical with Kali discussing what she is working on with the software engineering team, and what makes working for SMC different than her past jobs.
June 6, 2019
Today we get to hear about the fruition of all the work that's gone into creating the Smart Motor System - getting on the roof and installing them in RTUs. Sam and Paul talk about what the industry has been like, why SMC's motors are different, and what it takes to get them working in the field.
May 19, 2019
On this episode, Paul talks with Levi about the value of open communication and common goals in building successful teams. They talk about creating an environment that is silo-free, developing interpersonal relationships with team members, and focusing on project goals to get them to the finish line.