Lean Operations Workshop
When: March 19, 2019 10:00 AM until 02:00 PM Eastern Time Zone
“LEAN is a business philosophy developed and perfected in manufacturing but is equally valuable to any private, educational, or government organization. It has become the worldwide standard for reducing costs, eliminating waste, increasing productivity, achieving high levels of quality and maintaining exceptional customer service”.
Event Details:

Workshop Instructors

Bruce Sobczak
Bruce Sobczak
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Gary Grenter
Gary Grenter
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1st Half - Creating a Sustainable “LEAN Culture”, by Bruce Sobczak,
• Examine how experts define organizational culture
• Learn the vital elements of creating an organizational culture
• See how change initiatives faltered and succeeded in actual case study’s
• Discover how Lean initiatives help facilitate cultural change
• Gain valuable insights on how to drive change in your organization

2nd Half - What is “LEAN Management”, by Gary Grenter
• Gain a basic understanding of Lean Principals and Lean Management
• Learn how to create more value for customers with fewer resources
• Understand how less means more in Lean organizations
• See how to achieve an environment of Continuous Improvement
• Recognize the value of Key Performance Indicators

Dates and Locations

March 19 – 10am to 2pm (lunch provided)
Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle
Emporia, Virginia 23847

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March 26 – 10am to 2pm (lunch provided)
Petersburg Public Library
201 W. Washington Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

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Hosted by

Virginia Career Works-Crater Region


For General Information:
Email: admin@vcwcraterregion.com
Phone: (804) 732-7053 or (804) 625-8852

Location: 1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia, VA, 23847
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