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Overcoming Resistance to Change Online

December 10th 2020 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Today’s most successful companies are those that can change quickly. Yet, overcoming people’s natural resistance to change is challenging. If your job or assignment involves getting people to accept and move ahead with something new and different, this workshop is for you.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

Minimum requirements:
Computer with speakers and/or headphones
Dedicated screen for meeting time
Internet connection
Ability to download Zoom

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Microphone
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Developing Your Team's Skills and Capabilities Online

December 16th 2020 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Managers need a well-rounded, complete set of skills and competencies among team members in order to meet customers’ needs now and in the future. Team members need a chance to be challenged and excel in their career. In this workshop participants will learn to identify skills sets needed to meet business goals, assess an individual’s performance and potential, then marry the two by creating professional development plans. Don’t let the skills of your team lag behind, be proactive in helping them take the lead in their career.This workshop is held online via Zoom.

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Ability to download Zoom
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Maximizing Team Performance

December 17th 2020 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Through simulations and activities, participants will learn both what gets in the way of teamwork, and what fosters teamwork. Exercises demonstrate how to align people around common goals, and clarify roles among team members. Through video, discussion and group exercises, attendees will practice team processes, communication and decision-making. Participants learn how to build an environment that fosters creativity from all team members. Tools are provided for soliciting feedback from their teams on how well they are performing, and each student is encouraged to create an Action Plan for improvement.

Delivering the experiential training that Manufacturers Alliance is known for while providing you with a safe learning environment is our top priority. Click Here to view our Covid-19 Preparedness Checklist.

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Assessing and Influencing Culture Online

December 17th 2020 01:00 pm to 4:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

To make recommendations on what to change about a culture, we first need to understand the current culture and history.  This course will help learners adapt a 5-part process to assess their own culture and ultimately make strategic recommendations to improve it.

This workshop is held online via Zoom.

Requirements:
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Dedicated screen for meeting time
Internet connection
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Gemba Walks Online

January 7th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

An in-depth shared understanding of a problem requires direct observation where the work is done - the Gemba. In this experiential, online workshop you will learn to use Gemba Walks to calibrate with your team so that you don’t become disconnected with issues on the floor and loose track of what resources are needed to improve performance.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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The Role of the Leader Online

January 12th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

As a leader one needs to get work done through other people, by developing skills in effective delegation. This workshop provides participants with guidelines for delegation plus an opportunity to practice an effective assignment of a task. Participants then also learn the importance of "setting others up for success" by holding and communicating expectations for high performance.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Computer with speakers and/or headphones
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Ability to download Zoom

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December 29th, 2020
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Toyota Kata Coaching Online

January 21st 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Succeed as a team by learning how to coach problem solvers. Toyota Kata Coaching will help you develop people by promoting behavior that is best suited to help individuals use lean improvement techniques. In this experiential, online workshop individuals will learn a practical way to be a better coach, reach improvement outcomes with their team, and ensure all coaching in their company uses a repeatable framework.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Leadership Style & Versatility Online

January 26th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Leadership means getting work done by influencing other people. Research shows that the most effective leader-managers have developed a specific set of influence skills: in Style Awareness and Versatility. During this program they learn about the strengths and potential blind spots of their own style and that of others. They also learn to identify other people’s styles and how to adjust their style to relate more comfortably with others. A focus is placed on applying understanding of style differences and versatility to issues of supervision and leadership. 

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Computer with speakers and/or headphones
Dedicated screen for meeting time
Internet connection
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The Role of the Leader

January 28th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

As a leader one needs to get work done through other people, which requires developing skills in effective delegation.  This workshop provides participants with guidelines for delegation plus a worksheet for and opportunity to practice effective assignment of a task. Participants then also learn the importance of "setting others up for success" by holding and communicating expectations for high performance.  Click Here to view our Covid-19 Preparedness Checklist.

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Lean Manufacturing Transformations Online

February 3rd 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

For many, the first step in creating a culture of continuous improvement and developing an army of problem solvers is to help all employees identify opportunities for improvement. Participants gain knowledge and the tools required in order to help a critical mass of employees learn how to define value and identify and eliminate waste. After completing the workshop, participants will have experienced the difference between traditional and Lean manufacturing and its components.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Daily Accountability with Tiered Huddles Online

February 4th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Allow for problems to be escalated, strategy to be deployed and accountability of both to be shared by all. In this experiential, online workshop you will develop accountability systems that include communication that supports the problem-solving process. This daily management system is built on a tier structure with practices, tools and behaviors that address organizational issues in order to sustain your team’s success.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Conflict, Communication & Collaboration Online

February 9th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Communicating and managing conflict are among the most important and challenging jobs of leaders. Participants become more aware of conflict management strategies and when each of them might be appropriate. Participants learn techniques for effectively raising issues with others and how to respond to defensive reactions. They also have the opportunity to practice collaboration skills.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Intro to A3 Problem Solving Online

February 10th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

A3 Thinking is a versatile tool. It allows its users to align, coach, report, and share. It can be used to create a structure for managing problem-solving, process improvement, and process transformation; any work big or small. Like all Lean tools it provides a structure to learn, gain new skills and apply them to achieve your business objectives.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Gaining Buy-In for Lean Online

February 11th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

You know the basic continuous improvement tools. But, how do you use them to effectively transform the company? You need to know how to start, how much to tackle at once, who you need to involve, what results to expect, and what kind of resistance you will encounter.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Strategy Deployment Online

February 18th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Guide your organization to a better future state, allow for problems to be escalated, strategy to be deployed, and accountability to be clear. In this experiential, online workshop you will learn how to translate large company problems into annual objectives that have the required resources to be successful. 

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Leadership Style and Versatility

February 18th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Leadership means getting work done through other people – which  requires influence skills.  Research shows that the most effective leader-managers have developed a specific set of influence skills: skills in Style Awareness and Versatility.  During the program they learn about the strengths and potential blind spots of their own style and that of others.  They also learn to identify other people’s styles and how to adjust their style to relate more comfortably with others.  A focus is placed on applying understanding of style differences and versatility to issues of supervision and leadership.  Click Here to view our Covid-19 Preparedness Checklist.

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Employee Performance Management & Coaching Online

February 23rd 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Participants are introduced to an Employee Success Assurance Model, and tools for carrying out on-the-job training with structured checklists and job aids. They will practice setting goals, communicating clear expectations and constructive feedback. Tools for recognizing high performance are provided, along with low-cost means for rewarding employees.  Participants will identify causes of performance problems and learn new coaching strategies for attendance and attitude issues. Likewise, guidance is provided for conducting coaching conversations and annual performance appraisals.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Becoming an Influential Leader Online

February 24th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

The higher up you go in manufacturing the more important it is to have good people skills. Strategic leaders who apply authentic influence practices excel at attracting, developing and retaining team members of all generations in the workplace. But how do you know what traits of yours are effective? This workshop will help you self-assess, reflect, and get feedback from others to help develop your own approach to positively influence others.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Accelerating a Lean Culture Online

February 25th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Apply a principle-based approach to your culture of continuous improvement. Learn principles of enterprise excellence and how these guide behaviors and create culture. Then understand the link between existing company systems, behaviors and business results. In this experiential, online workshops attendees will develop an improvement plan that outlines how they will improve key systems that get results. 

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Visual Management & 5S Improvements Online

March 3rd 2021 08:00 am to 11:00 am at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Customers, employees and suppliers can tell a well-run plant and office without a narrated tour. The visual clues are everywhere. This is a straight-forward approach that impacts your customer and employee image, productivity and sales. The many facets of visual management and 5S can allow employees to show pride and organization in their area, give them performance feedback, provide incentive to hit their goals, illustrate what is expected of them and recognize a job well done. These techniques can help overcome language and reading barriers and boost learning retention too.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Conflict, Communication and Collaboration

March 4th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Communicating and managing conflict are among the most important and challenging jobs of leaders. Participants become more aware of conflict management strategies and when each of them might be appropriate.  Participants learn techniques for effectively raising issues with others and how to respond to defensive reactions. They also have the opportunity to practice collaboration skills (i.e. win-win problem solving and principled negotiation) through one-on-one skill practices and small group exercises.

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Maximizing Team Performance Online

March 9th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Participants will learn both what gets in the way of teamwork, and what fosters teamwork. Exercises demonstrate how to align people around common goals, and clarify roles among team members. Through video, discussion and group exercises, attendees will practice team processes, communication and decision-making. Participants learn how to build an environment that fosters creativity from all team members. Tools are provided for soliciting feedback from their teams on how well they are performing, and each student is encouraged to create an Action Plan for improvement.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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February 23rd, 2021
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Project Management for Manufacturers

March 10th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

This workshop is about successful project implementation. Participants will study critical steps that highly impact effective projects. Learn to develop plans, actions, budgets, and metrics to define success; establish realistic goals and schedules; effectively communicate project responsibility and deadlines; and respond to workload and people problems in a timely and productive manner. This is a Practical Application Workshop. Bring an active project to customize for your business.

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Fair, Direct and Effective Communication Online

March 10th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Leaders increase their personal effectiveness and serve as an example for others to follow by being transparent, fair, direct and collaborative. But how can you be direct while building trust? This workshop will help ground your communication in empathy, develop leadership presence, and provide a framework to follow to avoid common mistakes leaders make when communicating.

This workshop is held online via Zoom.

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Process Mapping Online

March 17th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Mapping demonstrates how Lean thinking can reduce process timelines and improve quality and delivery to schedule. In this session, you will map out real processes and learn about pre and post mapping tools to add to your personal toolbox. Did you know 70% of process improvements are not sustained?  We tend to focus on the process side and forget about the people side of change. You will learn a simple 3-step process for change management and leave with an entire cache of tools to assist you through successful process improvement deployment and sustainment.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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March 3rd, 2021
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Employee Performance Management and Coaching

March 18th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Participants are introduced to an Employee Success Assurance Model, and tools for carrying out on-the-job training with structured checklists and job aids. They will practice setting goals, communicating clear expectations and constructive feedback. Tools for recognizing high performance are provided, along with low-cost means for rewarding employees.  Participants will identify causes of performance problems and learn new coaching strategies for attendance and attitude issues. Likewise, guidance is provided for conducting coaching conversations and annual performance appraisals.

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Persuasive Coaching & Influencing Online

March 23rd 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

It takes more than a title and some authority to effectively lead people; ask anyone newly promoted into a leadership role!  And it’s even harder without the title. This workshop takes team leaders to the next level by showing them how to finesse their way to team success, navigating the politics and personalities that are sometimes roadblocks to success.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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March 9th, 2021
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Mission, Strategy and Scorecards Online

March 24th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Leaders that know what is at stake give their team a real reason to get results and don’t worry about putting posters on a wall. This course will provide attendees with a framework to develop a mission people want to work towards, a strategy to accomplish it, and scorecards that provide practical feedback.

This workshop is held online via Zoom.

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Standard Work Online

March 31st 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

“Without Standard Work, there can be no improvement.” This statement is a central truth of the Toyota Production System. Standard work defines the current best work process. It is the baseline for continuous improvement and is a tool used in auditing processes. Therefore, conformance to standard work contributes to the results you need to stay competitive, but is something we really don’t want to do. Until you can apply repeatable standard work successfully, improvements will yield less than their full potential and backsliding will be prevalent.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Lean Manufacturing Simulation

March 31st 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm Location to be announced

Attendees participate in an interactive business simulation game that demonstrates, in a practical manner, the application of lean principles.  They will be split into competing companies and will work on a simulated manufacturing floor, building product during four business cycles. Between each business cycle the competing company teams will have the opportunity to utilize the tools they learned in the workshop.

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Maximizing Team Performance

April 1st 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Through simulations and activities, participants will learn both what gets in the way of teamwork, and what fosters teamwork.  Exercises demonstrate how to align people around common goals, and clarify roles among team members.  Through video, discussion and group exercises, attendees will practice team processes, communication and decision-making. Participants learn how to build an environment that fosters creativity from all team members. Tools are provided for soliciting feedback from their teams on how well they are performing, and each student is encouraged to create an Action Plan for improvement.

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Measuring the Right Things Online

April 7th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

“You get what you measure” is a truism among managers. Therefore, it is of critical importance that you “measure the right things” to get the performance you desire. In this case, the intended outcome is performance improvement. So, don’t get caught in the trap of using historical accounting measures to measure and motivate current and future performance improvements!

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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Assessing and Influencing Culture Online

April 8th 2021 09:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

To make recommendations on what to change about a culture, we first need to understand the current culture and history.  This course will help learners adapt a 5-part process to assess their own culture and ultimately make strategic recommendations to improve it.

This workshop is held online via Zoom.

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Dedicated screen for meeting time
Internet connection
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Root Cause Analysis Online

April 14th 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Does the desire to act overpower the need to understand?  Understanding the problem, the process, the people and the distinctions between the types of causes are all stepping stones to effective root cause analysis to permanently eliminate problems from recurring. When structured methods and tools are used, this can be accomplished.

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

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March 31st, 2021
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Visual Management & 5S Improvements

April 14th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Customers, employees and suppliers can tell a well-run plant and office without a narrated tour. The visual clues are everywhere. This is a straight-forward approach that impacts your customer and employee image, productivity and sales.

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The Frontline Leader’s Role in the Hiring Process

April 15th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

When you follow an effective process for interviewing and selection, the chances are greatly increased that a good hire will be the result. The organization should see a reduction in costs due to turnover, retraining, and negative impact on department morale that often results when the wrong person is hired for the job. 

 

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Mistake Proofing Online

April 21st 2021 08:00 am to 12:00 pm at LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM

People don’t want to make mistakes, but all workers make them. Learn how simple Poka-Yoke (error proofing) devices can keep mistakes from turning into rejects, equipment damage or accidents. Achieve the reliable, continuous flow of Lean manufacturing. Understand the philosophies, techniques and devices that great companies use to strive for zero-defects. Alignment devices, detection equipment, sensing switches, counters and checklists are just a small part of the overall approach. 

This workshop is held online via Zoom:

Requirements:
Computer with speakers and/or headphones
Dedicated screen for meeting time
Internet connection
Ability to download Zoom
Camera
Microphone
Quieter location to hear

 

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Value Stream Mapping

April 28th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Value Stream Mapping is one of the most important tools for lean manufacturing. It lays out a visual picture of the vision you and your employees have created for your more productive future. It identifies individual process steps where waste can be removed. This hands-on workshop will provide you with the information and experience that is necessary to start implementing value stream mapping on the shop floor and in the office. Participants will learn to apply lean manufacturing techniques to remap the future state of their processes.

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Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

April 29th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

In this intensive two-day workshop on April 29-30, you will gain an understanding of the balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement and how to use that information to evaluate alternatives for more effective decision making. This workshop will strengthen your business acumen and help you master the financial language of business. It will show what the numbers really mean to enable you to recognize opportunities to improve profitability and cash flow. When you return to your company, you will know the advantages and disadvantages of different types of financial data to help you accomplish your department and company goals. You are encouraged to bring a laptop to the class.

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Kaizen Rapid Improvement

May 12th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

This workshop will provide the education and experience that is necessary for you to deploy rapid improvement teams at work. You will learn to measure what is important, gather the necessary resources, decide who does what, and set and accomplish a one week schedule for project completion. Most importantly, you will see how to accomplish more in less time than most teams take to agree on what they should be doing.

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Root Cause Analysis

May 18th 2021 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Does the desire to act overpower the need to understand? Understanding the problem, the process, the people and the distinctions between the types of causes are all stepping stones to continuous improvement.  Click Here to view our Covid-19 Preparedness Checklist.

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