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The Making Behind an Eames Chair

Doris Yee

On the west side of Michigan, you can visit the famous Herman Miller factory where beautiful things get made (including the lovely Eames lounge chair). The efficiency is still guided by humans simply because the materials are natural and don’t lend themselves to automation. We haven't lost the sight of handcrafted manufacturing just yet.

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  • Chris Butterick

    Max De Pree (former Herman Miller CEO / Chairman, and son of founder) wrote Leadership is an Art, which is one of my all-time favorite leadership / management books. It was a gift from a former boss and I return to it a few times each year. I highly recommend it.