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:

Leadership Training for Managers: Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie on every Wednesday for three weeks, June 8,15,22,  2016 (8:00 am - 5:00 pm) in Appleton. To Register contact: Dale Carnegie Training: Paul Vidmar @ 920-379-8068 or email: Paul.Vidmar@DaleCarnegie.com or www.sewis.dalecarnegie.com.

 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 Nancy Rosatti @ 920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@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.

 2016 Upcoming Learning Events & Workshops at Optima Associates Office:

Managing for Daily Improvement (MDI) Workshop:  Facilitated by: Bill Kime, Matt Lemke, Dave Lange on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 (8:00am-3:00pm) Location & Host: Independent Printing, in De Pere WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Root Cause Analysis-Beyond the Five Whys: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Connie Gill on Thursday, June 16, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Transforming Objects into Information (5S Management Systems) Workshop: Facilitated by: Matt Lemke on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 (8:00am-2:00pm) Lunch to be provided. Location & Host: (TBD), in NE WI. To Register: call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Theory of Constraints: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Jeff Ocker on Thursday,June 30,  2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

VSM-Production Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 (9:00am-4:00pm)Lunch to be provided Location: (TBD), in NE WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Job Instructions: How JI's are empowering AK employees and creating a better company: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill LaLuzerne on Thursday, July 21,  2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Behavioral Science: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Mike Fabich on Thursday, August 4, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Developing Personal Leadership:  (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday, August 18, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Dealing with Difficult People or Team Members: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday,September 15,  2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM):  (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Thursday, October 6, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Implementing the Delegation Process: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday,October 20,  2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

Handling Mistakes: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday,November 17, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

A3 1/2-Day Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 (8:00am-12:00pm) Location & Host: (TBD) in NE WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Communicating to Lead: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Paul Vidmar w/Dale Carnegie Training on Thursday,December 15,  2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Optima Associates 1861 Nimitz Drive, De Pere, WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com.

2016 Upcoming Learning Events & Workshops at Dale Carnegie in Milwaukee, WI:

Managing for Daily Improvement (MDI) :RESCHEDULED (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: George Nelson on Thursday, June 2, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie,6737 W. Washington Street, Suite-3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Single-Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED): (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Allen Dembski & Bob Busbey on Thursday, June 23, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie,6737 W. Washington Street, Suite-3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

8 Step Problem Solving: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Chris Clark on Thursday, August 25, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Dale Carnegie,6737 W. Washington Street, Suite-3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

5-Day Lean Leader Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Monday thru Friday, September 12-16, 2016 (8:00am-4:00pm)Lunch to be provided. Location & Host: (TBD), in Southern WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

 Total Productive Maintenance (TPM):  (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Thursday, September 22, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location:  Dale Carnegie,6737 W. Washington Street, Suite-3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Hoshin Kanri: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Steve Hirt on Thursday, November 17, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location:  Dale Carnegie,6737 W. Washington Street, Suite-3105, Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Total Productive Maintenance(TPM) Workshop:  Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 (8:00am - 3:00pm) Location: (TBD) in Milwaukee, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

2016 Upcoming Learning Events & Workshops at Entrepreneurial and Education Center in Wausau, WI:

A3 1/2 Day Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 (8:00am-12:00pm) Location:(TBD) in Wausau, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Workshop:  Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (8:00am-3:00pm) Location:(TBD) in Wausau, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

VSM-Production Workshop; Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 (9:00am-3:00pm)Lunch to be provided. Location:(TBD) in Wausau, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Supervisory Skills Development: (3 one-day Hands-on Workshop):  Facilitated by: Dave Lange on Wednesday, October 12, 19, and 26, 2016. Registration & Continental Breakfast (7:30am), Program: (8:00am-4:00pm) Lunch to be provided.  Location & Host: (TBD) in Central,WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Total Productive Maintenance:  (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Bill Kime  on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Entrepreneurial and Education Center, 100 N. 72nd Ave., Wausau, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

Hoshan Kanri: (Continuous Improvement Breakfast Series) Facilitated by: Steve Hirt  on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 (7:30am-10:00am) Location: Entrepreneurial and Education Center, 100 N. 72nd Ave., Wausau, WI . To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com

5-Day Lean Leader Workshop: Facilitated by: Bill Kime on Monday thru Friday, December 5-9, 2016 (8:00am-4:00pm)Lunch to be provided. Location & Host: (TBD), in Central WI. To Register call Nancy Rosatti @920.425.1005 or e-mail to nancy.rosatti@optimanow.com