THP’s 2021 in review: gone but unlikely to be forgotten

Regular readers of this blog will know that at THP we live by the maxim that “Nothing is Impossible.” It is one of the company’s seven core values, embodying the spirit of both of my parents who faced one challenge after another establishing a livelihood in the aftermath of the Vietnam War and then setting… [Read the full article]

Why camaraderie is now more important than ever

What do managers mean when they talk about fostering a spirit of camaraderie in the workplace? And why is it so important for a well-functioning company? If we take a look at the origins of the word itself, then it derives from the Middle French for camarade, which means a group sleeping in the same… [Read the full article]

Adapting to the new normal

It’s been an incredibly intense few months at THP, without a single day off. But it’s been necessary to make sure that we could pull off the government’s three-on-the-spot policy and kept our factories running safely and smoothly during the lockdown, which has just ended and we are approaching the new normal. Many factories around… [Read the full article]

Climate Change – Why companies must lead the way

For almost two years, the Covid-19 pandemic has dominated the news headlines. Yet I think we are all well aware of climate change which is an even larger threat facing humanity and it’s not one, that can be put off and dealt with over the long-term. The COP26 (UN Climate Change Conference) taking place in… [Read the full article]

Rising to the Challenges of the Covid-19 Pandemic

“Nothing is impossible. ” It’s one of THP’s seven core values and everyone, from the founder through to those on the factory floor, not only knows it by heart but also puts it into practice every day.   At THP, we’re empowered to think differently and encouraged to approach problems with a willing spirit. We strive… [Read the full article]

Meeting the Consumer in the Digital Age

A business strategy in today’s economic environment is nothing without a digital strategy.  Digital transformation is at the center of most business initiatives, and for good reason: the desire to interact with companies digitally is rising exponentially.  The conversation around digital transformation is not a new one; however, it is one that is becoming increasingly… [Read the full article]

The Power of Setting Big Goals

It’s been well-documented from sports to business and everything in between – the practice of visualization can lead to real outcomes of success.  The practice of visualization is often associated with big goals that you want to accomplish but need extra motivation and inspiration to achieve them. Visualization is the act of envisioning a particular… [Read the full article]

Seizing Opportunity When It Presents Itself

Ask any successful business owner how they got to where they are, and no two stories will be the same. Each path to success is so unique; there isn’t a set roadmap that leads to one specific result.  Instead, pathways to success are unpredictable, sometimes unexpected, and are always the result of opportunities seized along… [Read the full article]

If You Believe, It Can Be Done

They say to be a successful salesperson, you need to not only understand your product or service, but you need to believe in it. The same can be said for business owners. If you don’t believe in the products you create, or the vision you have for your products, why would consumers believe in it? … [Read the full article]