Thursday, 06 July 2017 00:00

Business in the Cloud

By Greg Cathell, President at Cathell & Associates

"All you needed was a browser and the Internet.  I didn’t realize it then, but that was cloud computing, and it revolutionized how I communicated." 

Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00

PRIER Takes On National Safety Month

By Katherine Cornick, Marketing Coordinator

You hear people say "Safety First" all the time, and sometimes it's said in jest in situations where safety may not actually be important.  To the people at PRIER, though, it's not just a rule or guideline, it's a state of mind, and as a manufacturer, it's what propels our business forward. 

Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

Take Us Out to the Ballgame

By Julie Ann, G&A Assistant

It was May 5th, and the Kansas City Royals were taking on the Cleveland Indians.  The weather was just perfect for Friday night fireworks, it was buck night, and Eric Hosmer hit a three-run homer late in the game to put the Royals ahead by one.

Thursday, 04 May 2017 00:00

Getting Ready for the Garden

By Angie Wharton, Customer Service Representative

Spring is a long-awaited season after a lingering winter.  We can't wait to enjoy Mother Nature and all her beauty.  If you are a fellow gardener like myself, you'll understand my eagerness to jump on the first gardening opportunity.  I can't wait to go to the local nursery, pick out flowers, and uncover my treasure of gardening tools just waiting to get dirty.

Thursday, 27 April 2017 00:00

Two New Associates Join the PRIER Family

April 27, 2017 – Grandview, MO – PRIER Products is proud to announce the appointment of two new associates, Chris Campbell, Product Quality Engineer, and Ben Byler, Distribution Manager.

Monday, 24 April 2017 00:00

PRIER is Hiring: CNC Swiss Machinist

Recently PRIER has built a brand new machining facility to help improve the process and the products manufactured onsite, and we are looking for an expert machinist to assist on all levels.

By Brady Poskin, Manufacturing Manager

Whether it’s your preference or an annoyance, email is the primary mode of communication in the workplace today. Even in offices where coworkers are close enough to hold hands, email still prevails. So even if it is just a necessary evil, be cognizant of your message and how your phrasing may be interpreted. Research shows that emails naturally have a “negative bias” against them, and by being aware of this predisposition and using a few tips below, you can be sure to use email effectively rather than as a time consuming way that cause others to resent you.