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05 Dec

Avid Solutions: Green to Guru–Accelerating the New Grad Transition

Posted by Scott Childress |
Dec 05, 2016

Tags: Our Company, Culture, Recruitment

According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) onboarding is “the process by which new hires get adjusted to the social and performance aspects of their jobs quickly and smoothly. They learn the attitudes, knowledge, skills and behaviors required to function effectively within an organization.”

22 Nov

The Goal of Avid Solutions is to Create a Perfect Candidate Experience

Posted by Vinaya Pai |
Nov 22, 2016

Tags: General, Our Company, Culture

During my more than five years at Avid Solutions, it has been both challenging and rewarding to be aligned with a company that consistently moves our candidate experience in the right direction. Our HR department works very hard to ensure that all of our candidates and employees have a special experience at Avid Solutions.

09 Nov

Avid Solutions Named One of the Triad's 50 Fastest-Growing Companies

Posted by Anne Wear |
Nov 09, 2016

Tags: General, Our Company, Culture

The Triad Business Journal recently named Avid Solutions one of the 50 fastest-growing private companies in the area. The Triad Business Journal ranks each of the nominated companies based both YOY dollar growth and percentage growth. To be considered, companies must have completed three full fiscal years and had $2 million or more in revenues in 2015, and their US headquarters must be located...

13 May

Adding Automatic Scanners to Production Line Increases Efficiency

Posted by Charles Duncan |
May 13, 2016

Tags: Process Industry, Performance, Our Company

Operators for a manufacturing company were using handheld scanners to scan the supply reel, ink and product reel. The operators were walking from the computer station to the production machine to enter the orders and back again in order to complete the orders. It was not unusual for the handheld scanner to run low on battery power or have trouble communicating to the Manufacturing Execution...

09 Mar

How to Write a Successful Automation Systems Upgrade Proposal

Posted by Eric Mayer |
Mar 09, 2016

Tags: Process Industry, Performance, General, Support, Our Company

Many facilities run on antiquated and inefficient control systems. This means that maintenance teams often struggle to support the plant’s outdated hardware and software, and corporate engineers have trouble accommodating the disparate legacy systems in use at different sites. 

18 Jan

MES Can Be a Powerful Motivation and Empowerment Tool

Posted by Brian Briggs |
Jan 18, 2016

Tags: Process Industry, Performance, General, Support, Our Company, Culture

One of the often overlooked, but frequently a very important and powerful aspect of a Manufacturing Execution System (MES), is its use as a motivational tool.

06 Jan

Avid Employees Come Together to Illustrate Teamwork Across Continents

Posted by Anne Wear |
Jan 06, 2016

Tags: Our Company

A recent automation project for one of our Trusted Partner clients helped to illustrate the Avid ‘One Team’ motto at its finest. The project involved multiple Avid teams from the U.S. and South America.

07 Dec

How to Work with an Integrator During the Bid Process

Posted by Andy Robinson |
Dec 07, 2015

Tags: In The News, Performance, General, Our Company, Culture

As seen in Automation World, relationships work best when both parties operate from a common understanding and shared goals. When this occurs between a client and integrator, it usually involves execution of a successful project that is on time and budget.  But, this can be a challenge for a

03 Nov

Avid Solutions Hosts Successful Oktoberfest

Posted by Scott Childress |
Nov 03, 2015

Tags: In The News, Security, Our Company

More than 70 people from tech and manufacturing companies in the Southeast attended our second-annual Oktoberfest at the Avid Solutions’ office in Peachtree City, outside of Atlanta, earlier this month. The event featured both education and entertainment.

30 Oct

Happy Halloween from Avid Solutions!

Posted by Avid Solutions |
Oct 30, 2014

Tags: Our Company, Culture, Recruitment

The Winston-Salem office held their annual Halloween event this week including ghosts, goblins, haunted tunnels, and lots of candy! 

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