Newsletter Archives




December - Tour of Cox Machine
November - MRP and Kanban: Together Again
October - Tour of New Wichita Airport
September - Establishing A Culture Of Quality And Continuous Improvement
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May - Tour of AGCO
April - Introduction to Visual Project Management
March - Finding Innovation
February - Tour of CDK Windows
January - Journey Into Management and Leadership


December - Tour Of Spirit Distribution Center
November - The $10 Trillion Dollar Prize
October - Tour Of Electrolux
September - Make it Flow at Spirit Aerosystems
May - Tour of Phillips Lighting
April - Break the Vicious Cycle and Achieve Bottom Line Results
March - Visual Project Management
February - Spirit AeroSystems Disaster Recovery
January - Be An Authority: Finding Your Leadership Strengths


December - Tour Of National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR)
November - Performance Management:  The driving force behind business Excellence
October - Tour Of the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT)
September - The Benefits of APICS Certification for employees and Employers
May - Tour of Siemens
April - Materials Planning in a demand driven world
March - Securing the nation's Critical Infrastructure and Key resources
February - Tour of Case New Holland
January - Comparing the Toyota Way and the Theory of Constraints


December - Tour of Coleman
November - Supply chain metrics and organizational performance
October - Throughput Accounting
September - Vendor Owned Inventory
May - Tour Of Viega
April - Developing a Throughput operating strategy
March - The Power of One less
February - Integrated Business Planning
January - Sourcing:  Prosperity or peril?  Lessons learned from the boeing dreamliner


December - Tour Of 787 Assembly Line At Spirit AeroSystems
November - Lean Supply Chain Management - A Clear Path To Profit Improvement
October - Keys To Globalization:  Size Doesn't Matter
September - Perfect Execution:  A Solid Foundation For On-Going Improvement
May - Tour of McConnell Air Force Base
April - How To Stay Positive In A Tough Work Environment
March - Managing The Extended Supply Chain
February - Lean & ERP - A Marriage Made In Heaven
January - How To Think On Your Feet & Be Comfortable Speaking In Public


December - Tour of Intrust Arena
November - Gain Leverage By Managing Improvements During Economic Downturn
October - Cascade Education - A Critical Element Of The Change Management Process
September - Developing A Throughput Operating Strategy
April - The Unintended Consequences of Good Intentions
March - STANDARD WORK = Predictable Results
February - Kansas Small Business Development Center
January - Supply Management in 2010 and Beyond

January 2016 Newsletter

  • President's Report
  • Welcome New Members
  • Calendar of Events
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