Stanton Rak: Patient Leaders Nurture Growth

March 31, 2023 | Patty Goldman, I-Connect007

Stanton Rak, principal at SF Rak Company, discusses his new IPC President's Award. He says a successful leader must demonstrate passion for what they do, and that working in an IPC leadership role requires a unique approach to collaboration. IPC’s diverse membership means leaders must cultivate patience and be open to relying on the expertise of their fellow professionals.

I-Connect007 Editor’s Choice: Five Must-Reads for the Week

March 31, 2023 | Andy Shaughnessy, Design007 Magazine

Texans like to say that everything is bigger in Texas. That certainly seems to be the case for the SMTA Dallas Expo & Tech Forum. Publisher Barry Matties and I attended SMTA Dallas on Tuesday, and the tabletop show has now grown to 100 exhibitors, up from 92 vendors last year. It’s become more than a local or regional show, with some exhibitors flying in from Silicon Valley and the East Coast.



In last month's column, this author framed up the initial challenges for the PWB fabricator to be successful in producing IC substrates to support advanced packaging. In this month’s feature, the author will explore two...

It’s Only Common Sense: It Never Hurts to Ask for Help

March 27, 2023 | Dan Beaulieu, DB Management

When you just can’t make any headway with a customer, have exhausted all your own resources and ideas, and don’t feel that you have another move left in you, it’s time to call for help. Time to send the flares up and...

The Big Picture: A New Globalization

March 20, 2023 | Mehul Davé, Linkage Technologies

Globalism—the ideology behind globalization that has formed the foundation for increasing interconnectedness and integration amongst different countries and cultures—is currently facing a range of threats. Today, due to...

Punching Out: Selling a Business vs. Selling a Board

March 14, 2023 | Tom Kastner, GP Ventures, Ltd.

Over the years, you became an expert at selling products, so much so that it became second nature. Now, it is time to sell the business, and suddenly you are feeling uncomfortable. Many owners become educated by experiencing...

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