Safety Leadership: We’re Focusing on the Wrong Things

PostedsAfter a presentation I gave recently a gentleman came up to ask some follow-up questions, which is pretty normal. But then something interesting happened. He hesitated, looking like there was something else on his mind. So I asked if there was anything else I could help with to which he responded with a story about how he’s working with this site’s safety committee to develop an incentive program to get people to work safely. But it doesn’t seem to be working. Workers aren’t really engaging with the program and the rewards don’t seem very interesting to them. He wanted to know if I had any ideas on how to make the program more successful.

Now, I certainly have some ideas on the subject, but I asked the first (probably rather obvious) question that came to my mind – have you asked the workers about it? After all, what I think … Read more...

Veteran product and UI design expert joins Intelex’s growing team

Intelex is thrilled that veteran product management and design expert Joe Di Vittorio has joined our expanding team as Vice President of Product Management. Joe will help us deliver enhanced product strategy as we enter its next phase of global growth.

Uniquely prepared to take on the challenge, Joe brings a wealth of user interface and design experience to the company. He’s helped build industry-leading software in diverse sectors, including financial risk management, 3D real estate visualization, electronic tablet-based sketching tools, and more – not to mention a sketching product, Alias Sketchbook, that was eventually ported to mobile divices and became one of the best-selling apps on iPad and iPhone.

In addition to his work in software design, Joe has a Master’s degree in a psychology with specialization in the one-of-a-kind area of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). Read more over in our Press Room. Welcome, Joe!… Read more...