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Arrow Down October's Professional Development Meeting (PDM)


VIRTUAL MEETING - October 20, 2021

Please join us for our upcoming virtual meeting, 

"Designing a Lean Management System in a Materials Management Environment: How to set your teams up for daily success!"

Presented by:
Mike Osterling, President, Osterling Consulting, Inc.

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Most of us work in very complex environments, in departments that are juggling multiple priorities. How do we know if we are really working on the right stuff? Was today a good day? Or, are we further behind than when we started?

True, we often have department-level Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) which we are striving to achieve, but these are typically “lagging” in nature – they only reflect the results of our efforts. Learning at the end of the month how we did (e.g. inventory turns, or the frequency of stock outs) is too late! It’s tough to succeed if we are only looking in the rear-view mirror. So how does your team know if they are heading in the right direction, and on track to achieve their department’s goals?

In this interactive PDM you will learn how organizational KPIs can be used to identify the few, critical “Leading Indicators” which act as predictors for your team’s performance. Get a better understanding of how to use and visualize those leading indicators to identify problems proactively. See how this approach drives engagement and alignment, helps prioritize, and triggers the team to work on the right stuff – stuff that will truly impact end-of-period performance.


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All professionals looking to increase their skills and understanding of indicators used to identify leading predictors of workplace productivity.. 


Arrow Down About our Speaker

About our Speaker

Mike Osterling, President, Osterling Consulting, Inc.

Mike is a coach, facilitator, speaker, and consultant with more than 20 years’ experience leading Lean transformations and business performance improvement - from within, and as an external consultant. As a consultant, he has coached, trained, and facilitated leadership and improvement teams in a broad range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, oil and gas, financial services, technology, and healthcare.

Mike Osterling

The years 2020 and 2021 have been years of dramatic change for Mike as he has helped multiple organizations transition their training, coaching, problem-solving and improvement activities - from the front lines to senior leadership – to virtual formats. Mike speaks on a regular basis and is the author of several books including Value Stream Mapping and The Kaizen Event Planner. www.mosterling.com



Arrow Down Future Meetings

November 17, 2021

December, 2021

- No Meeting in December - Happy Holidays!

January 19, 2022

- Coming soon

February 16, 2022

- Coming soon

March 16, 2022

- Coming soon

April 20, 2022

- Coming soon

May 18, 2022

- Coming soon

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