A problem well stated is a problem half solved. -- Charles F. Kettering


India Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association,
Bangalore, India
December 7, 2012

Keynote Presentation: "Transform the Way You Improve"


American Productivity & Quality Center, Process Improvement Conference
October, 2012

Keynote Presentation: "More Critical Thinking - Can Change the Way You Improve"


Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) Annual Conference
October 15, 2012

Moving Beyond the Improvement Tools — Using Stories

To learn more and register, go to: ameconference.org


University of Chicago
May 17 - 18, 2012

"Better Ways to Work: Innovative Tools for Organizational Excellence"

To learn more and register, go to: grahamschool.uchicago.edu


Keynote presentation for J. R. Simplot Company
May 2012


AME Champion's Club meeting
April 11–13, 2012

"Getting People on Board Faster" to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Our presentation "Moving Beyond the Improvement Tools – Using Stories" will focus on changing the conversations that take place regarding business performance improvement.


Keynote speaker for Printing Industries of America
April 3, 2012

"Escaping the Improvement Trap" will be on the same podium as Mike Rother (Toyota Kata) and Bob Chapman (CEO of Barry Wehmiller). We will be discussing why organizations typically fail to improve their competitive position, even though they do get better after adopting improvement programs like TQM, Lean, Six Sigma, etc.


University of Chicago Consultant Roundtable,  Speaker, Michael Bremer

"Beyond Six Sigma: Changing Our Conversations About Improvement"

March 22, 2012, 6 to 9 PM

The session reviews the five levers leaders can use to improve the way their organization improves. If you are interested in finding ways for your organization to improve more effectively, you should come to this session.

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