This course addresses teamwork and other "soft-side" factors that largely determine whether product development programs are successfully completed on schedule. The content is relevant for both OEMs and suppliers.
Joseph Doyle is the principal of Strategic Insights, Inc., a Michigan-based consulting firm, specializing in executive leadership. Mr. Doyle completed a 30-year career with General Motors Corporation, where he held a variety of positions including: Internal Business Consultant with General Motors University, Senior Research Manager with the Corporate Organization Research and Development Activity, Manager of the Corporate Executive Development Activity and Lead Consultant with the Corporate Strategy and Decision Support Staff. Prior to joining General Motors, he held positions with the U.S. Public Health Service, Ford Motor Company and the Management and Organization Development Department of General Motors Institute (now Kettering University).
While at GM, Mr. Doyle established GM's Executive Development Curriculum; facilitated Executive Global Task Teams in India, Indonesia, Thailand, England and Australia; and served as the Corporate Liaison on Leadership and Strategy to the US Army War College and the National Defense University. As an adjunct professor, he has taught Engineering Administration at the University of Detroit's Graduate School of Engineering, Organization Behavior at The University of Michigan Dearborn's School of Business and Business Strategy at Oakland University's School of Business Administration.
Dr. Doyle holds a B.S. in Mathematics and Physical Science from Eastern Michigan University, a Master's Degree in Applied Statistics and Research Methodology from Wayne State University, and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from the University of Michigan.
SAE Members: $1096.00 - $1233.00
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.
"This seminar provides simple, yet powerful leadership tools you can apply immediately to your programs."
"This course would be great for any line engineer that works hand-in-hand with associates in any production area."
"Great course; I can't wait to get back to work and start using the techniques I've learned. The instructor was able to provide real world examples that helped understand each area of this course. The instructor has a natural gift for teaching. Very good! I did not get bored and stayed very interested."
"Joseph Doyle is highly knowledgeable and delivered the information keeping my attention. This course gave me the foundation to build on to become a better leader."
"Fountain of crucial concepts amid essential leadership techniques."
"The course can greatly improve your perception of a "team" and overall professional communciation."
"This really set you up for a successful career in leadershipâ€”excellent course."
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