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PURCHASING MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION of WESTERN NEW ENGLAND

http://www.pmawne.com/

PROFESSIONAL GROWTH THROUGH EDUCATION

Business Expo Meeting on Oct. 11, 2012

businessexpo2012


MORNING MEETING

NO CHARGE FOR THIS MEETING


Lean 8 Wastes/Inefficiencies

The presentation will introduce the the acronym DOWNTIME and review the eight (8) different wastes/inefficiencies that exist within each and every organization.  This engaging presentation is provided in a lecture format, employing PowerPoint and other visual aids.  Additionally, the audience will be asked on occasions for their individual and group inputs.  A handout will be provided as well as an opportunity for each attendee to earn their Business White Belt Certification, online within a week, at no added cost.  Objective is to provide participants with a basic understanding of these 8 wastes/inefficiencies by providing current and relevant example and drawing parallels to their home and work places. 
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Biographical Notes on Herb Robbins  
Herb Robbins is the President and CEO of Robbins International, a consulting firm that provides Lean Business and Six Sigma services to corporations, healthcare and manufacturing organizations. He’s held managerial positions in Engineering, Quality, and Operations while working in the Electronics Industry for over 25 years. As Director of Six Sigma, he led an Operational Excellence Program for the $250M Tyco Electronics Printed Circuit Group.
Presently working on his Masters in Business, Herb holds a BS in Business and Statistics from Charter Oak College in Connecticut and is a graduate of the Calhoon Engineering School in Maryland. He served six years in the Naval Reserves before being honorably discharged at the rank of Lieutenant.
Herb is a successful communicator, from the shop floor to the board room.  He is a Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Lead Auditor and Lean Expert. He also holds a Marine Engineer’s License.
Volunteering in the community, Herb has coached over 50 youth sports teams, was a scout leader for six years, and a director in a number of sports leagues.  He has played on an international soccer team.
Herb Robbins can be reached at:
Robbins International
4 Catherine Drive
Stafford Springs, CT 06076

860-912-5336

HerbRobbins@Lean2020.com  


MassMutual Center
1277 Main St. Springfield, MA
Seminar Room One

REGISTRATION: 7:45 to 8:00 AM
PROGRAM
8:00 to 9:30 AM

For directions & parking information: http://www.wmbexpo.com/directions-parking.html

Registration Form the Business West Expo (register online): http://www.wmbexpo.com/attendee-registration.html

Link to BusinessExpo 2012 PMAWNE page:

http://www.wmbexpo.com/2012-co-located-pmawne.html

Printable Editable Document: 2012-2013 October 2012 Meeting Announcement.pdf


   

 
 

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