Lean & Continuous Improvement Education and Seminars

A full Lean offering and schedule to provide the necessary knowledge and skills at all levels of your organization so attendees can deliver the results needed to achieve successful continuous improvement

UPCOMING LEARNING EVENTS & WORKSHOPS:

 Optima's Lean Leadership Development Program : Facilitated by: Bill Kime. Assessment Days: Please call for available dates (7-4:30pm) @ Optima Associates, De Pere, WI. Designed for those currently in a leadership role or leader candidates,the program includes a format to assess the participants relative to best practices for leadership at a particular level.   (MAX 12 Participants per Assessment Day)   More information contact : Bill Kime 920-425-1005 or email: bill.kime@optimanow.com.  To register:  call Mary Townsend at 920-425-1005 or email: mary.townsend@optimanow.com.

***As part of Optima's Lean Leadership Development Program, we have established a partnership with Dale Carnegie to provide training which will enhance the development of effective Leadership in a Lean culture.

 Dale Carnegie Course ® Skills For Success: Facilitated by: Dale Carnegie Training on             Thursday, September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 & November 6th, 2014 (6:00pm-9:30pm) at Optima Associates, De Pere, WI. Class runs for 8 consecutive weeks during the evening.                 To Register contact: Dale Carnegie Training, Paul Vidmar @ 920-379-8068 or email: Paul.Vidmar@DaleCarnegie.com or www.sewis.dalecarnegie.com

5-Day Lean Leader Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on September, 10 & 17 & 24, October 1 & 8, 2014 (8:00am-4:00pm) at Optima Associates in De Pere, WI. To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Dealing with Difficult Team Members: Facilitated by; Dale Carnegie on Thursday, Sept 25, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) at Optima Associates in De Pere, WI.  To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Sustaining Continuous Improvement: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) at Optima Associates in De Pere, WI.  To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Build Trust, Credibility, and Respect: (Continuous Improvement Milwaukee Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday, October 16, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie  6737 W. Washington Road, Suite 3105 Milwaukee, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Keeping Stress & Worry in Perspective: Facilitated by; Dale Carnegie on Thursday, October 23, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) at Optima Associates in De Pere, WI.  To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Sustaining Continuous Improvement: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Thursday, October 23, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) Location: Entrepreneurial & Education Center 100 N. 72nd Ave, Wausau, WI. To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Sustaining Continuous Improvement Workshop; Facilitated by: Dick Cole & Bill Kime on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 (9:00am-3:30pm with lunch provided) Location: Quanex Company 2270 Woodale Drive, Mounds View, MN. Hosted by: Quanex Company Homeshield Engineered Products Division. *Seating Limited to 25*.  To Register: call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

How to do a Gemba Walk: (Continuous Improvement Milwaukee Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Matt Lemke on Thursday, October 30, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie  6737 W. Washington Road, Suite 3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

VSM (Value Stream Mapping) in the Office (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by:Laurie Stoveken on Thursday, November 6, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) at Optima Associates in De Pere, WI.  To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Dealing with Difficult Team Members: (Continuous Improvement Milwaukee Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday, November 13, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie  6737 W. Washington Road, Suite 3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Transforming Hiring/On-boarding Processes: Facilitated by: Laurie Stoveken on Wednesday, November 19 & Thursday, November 20, 2014 (8:00am-4:30pm lunch provided). Location: Optima Associate, 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI.  To Register: Call Laurie Stoveken @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to laurie.stoveken@optimanow.com.

  Topic to be determined:  (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Thursday, November 20, 2014 (7:30-10:00am) Location: Entrepreneurial & Education Center 100 N. 72nd Ave, Wausau, WI. To register- call Nancy Rosatti at 920-425-1005 or Toll Free 855-795-5326 or email to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Creating a Sustainable Continuous Improvement Culture: Facilitated by: Mike Hoseus on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. Breakfast: 8:00am Continental. Program: 9:00am-4:00pm with lunch provided. Location: Quad Graphics- N61 W23044 Harry's Way,Sussex, WI  Hosted by: Quad Graphics. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Creating a Sustainable Continuous Improvement Culture: Facilitated by: Mike Hoseus on Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Breakfast: 8:00am Continental.  Program: 9:00am-4:00pm with lunch provided. Location: Lambeau Field Atrium, Legends Club Room - 4th Floor, 1265 Lombardi Avenue in Green Bay, WI. Hosted by:  Lambeau. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Creating a Sustainable Continuous Improvement Culture: Facilitated by: Mike Hoseus on Thursday, December 11, 2014.  Program: 9:00am-4:00pm (with lunch provided).                Location:  Anderson Corporation 100 Fourth Avenue North, Bayport, MN. Hosted by: Renewal by Anderson. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.