“True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life,
ourselves, and the world around us.” – Socrates
Scaling and Sustaining
Your Education and Training Program
I have been helping companies design and deploy their Operational Excellence (“OpEx”) and Continuous Improvement (“CI”) programs for a very long time. Mind you, I was not born with this knowledge. Rather I gained this knowledge by working with companies and observing the challenges they faced and helping them to overcome those challenges – and with that experience, converted the knowledge into wisdom.
There is one aspect of designing and deploying a successful OpEx program to which I have devoted a considerable amount of energy; that of education and training. In this regard, I have had the good fortune of being exposed to the challenges facing organizations as well as being on the Advisory Board of Binghamton University‘s Systems Science and Industrial Engineering Department – balancing corporate needs with the rigors of academia. The retention of what is being learned, and applying that learning to the tangible benefit of the company and the person being taught, is what motivates me.
Learning“, I shared an approach to learning that would deliver education in a way that; the retention rate was maximized, the investment requirements minimized, and (if done properly) would generate benefits beyond any hard and soft costs necessary to deliver
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Operational Excellence Program Architecting Whitepaper
” Fail to plan, plan to fail.”
To help you, your program, and your company to be successful, XONITEK has created a Program Architecting Whitepaper that will walk you though the planning stage of an OpEx/CI program. If you already have a program, you can use it as a benchmark!
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Business Transformation, Change Management
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May 06 & 07 | Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Insights and workshop presented by Joseph F. Paris
May 13 & 14 | Brussels, Belgium
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Supporting Human Work – Digitally
Chances are, when we were growing up, our parents would express their being thankful for a “Guardian Angel” and keeping us safe from harm and generally looking out for our well-being. Certainly, some Guardian Angels seemed to have to work much harder than others.
Today, we rely far less on poltergeists, apparitions, and the spirit world. Instead, we trust in our training, our colleagues, our equipment, and how we collect, evaluate, and make decisions from all the sources of information at our disposal. The risks here are to be found in the gaps between the information and it being received in a timely and complete manner.
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