Topics: Management and Organization
By attending this seminar, you will be able to:
Engineers and technical professionals who are either recently promoted into a management position, or have some experience as a manager but would like to learn how to become more effective will benefit from attending this workshop. The concepts and skills developed during this interactive experience will be of interest to those involved in product development, manufacturing, service, or quality engineering, and all related technical activities in automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, and off-highway industries.
"Very good exercises on consensus, emotional intelligence & team building."
VP - Technology
"This training hit the mark. Great for aspiring managers or current managers, always something to learn."
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
"This is a very good course for anyone who is in managing people."
Chief Principal Engineer
"Excellent course for improving management skills!"
TMD Friction Inc.
"This class is not just for learning management, but understanding managers as well."
SMR Automotive Systems USA
"This is the best possible way to invest 3 days in making an engineer into a manager."
Steven M. Parrish
Communications Lead Engineer
General Dynamics/Land Systems
"Excellent content for the modern manager."
Michael Todd Mumaw
Supervisor Test Services
"My compliments to the instructor and his ability to provide adaptation of material and critical issues to such a diverse example of positions, age, culture and function. It was above and beyond expectation."
Philip J. Pelchat
"Extremely enlightening. A definite pick for upcoming managers or new managers. Will save a lot of wasted time and broken relationships."
Joseph C. Fusaro, Jr.
Mechanical Engineering Administrator
Davis Aircraft Products Company, Inc.
"Excellent insight into how to lead people, not just manage them."
Chris J. Kleinfeld
"Very informative. The activities which were completed in groups were enjoyable, relevant, and thought provoking."
International Truck & Engine Company
"Excellent course. I would recommend this to any engineer transitioning into more of a supervisory role."
Nate M. Leden
"This seminar made me think about how I have done things in the past and how I will do them in the future."
Magma Foundry Technologies, Inc.
"Recommended for new or soon to be managers."
Detroit Diesel Corporation
You must complete all course contact hours and successfully pass the learning assessment to obtain CEUs.
Eric is the owner of BusinessIsAContactSport.com, a training and consulting company dedicated to business process improvement, focusing on value and quality management implementation, program/project management training, and the integration of strategic partnership relationships between departments and organizations. He has over thirty years of diversified experience across several industries, which includes the delivery of value engineering facilitation services to Ford Motor Co. and its supplier community and training for Eaton Corporation's Product Development Group. He is also a recognized speaker at various national conferences. Eric received a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the University of Birmingham in England and is a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers.
As an experienced automotive quality engineer with a background in R&D and production quality management, Stacy has years of experience as a manager, leader, trainer, and speaker. Currently employed by Rivian Automotive as a Senior Quality Engineering Manager, his position requires the facilitation of communication across several production, engineering departments to understand and to mitigate quality problems and standardize business procedures. Additionally, in this role he utilizes critical managerial skills to develop talent and lead factory level projects and initiatives. Stacy has held leadership positions with multiple OEM’s (Hyundai, Honda, and Rivian). A graduate of Auburn University with a mechanical engineering degree, Mr. Marable enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as other activities such as the outdoors, strength training, and reading. He is the owner of Evaluate & Improve Consulting, a consulting and training company focused on business and personal development with the goal of helping people and companies achieve their highest potential and efficiency.