Why Failure is an Asset, Not a Liability

Why Failure is an Asset, Not a Liability

For former fighter pilot and U.S. Marine, David Wilbur, failure is something that should be at odds with his very nature. But, David believes embracing failure can actually be an asset and a key tool for improving operational reliability. David will be presenting at Mainstream Conference 2021 on
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When Life Hands you a Pandemic: How to Turn Chaos into Change

When Life Hands you a Pandemic: How to Turn Chaos into Change

The economic and societal impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been unprecedented. Yes, we’ve lived through traumatic events like 9-11 or the death of Robert of President Kennedy. These tend to be acute, horrific, and over quickly. We’ve also experienced chronic events that are extended of a period
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4 Steps to Protect your Most Valuable Asset (No, it’s not your Machinery)

4 Steps to Protect your Most Valuable Asset (No, it’s not your Machinery)

Do you often hear people asking “how exactly is this done?” or “what’s the next step in this process?” Or maybe you’ve been on the receiving end, fielding a seemingly endless stream of questions about how work gets done in your organisation. If any of this sounds familiar, you may have a knowledge
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The Greatest Challenges in Asset Management have this One Common Factor

The Greatest Challenges in Asset Management have this One Common Factor

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Mainstream Conference. Cliff Williams dives into this year’s research report to provide his perspective on the main themes and shows how they all tie into one common factor. I’ve been involved in the Mainstream community for many years. Every year I enjoy
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Mainstream Community Snapshot 2021

Mainstream Community Snapshot 2021

This snapshot presents a finger-on-the-pulse view for the Australian asset management community. Insights in this report are based on extensive research with maintenance and asset management professionals across industry in Australia. The impact of COVID-19 has affected different sectors in many
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