SCMEP offers a wide selection of training and courses. Funds may be available to cover up to 50% of the cost.
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September 2016
$300

Behavioral Based Safety Risk Perception Workshop

September 6, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Behavioral Based Safety Risk Perception

Everyone perceives and accepts risk in a different way. The dynamics of how we make decisions is complex and our ability to perceive danger is one of the first steps to prevent injuries. What is the right level of risk perception and better yet, how do you teach people to recognize and respect hazards? This workshop will help clients develop a successful level of risk tolerance. The goal is to teach leaders how to make their biggest impact…

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$300

Peace, Love, and Safety

September 7, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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How to make organizations profitable, happy, and safe Overview Sure some leaders are born with the skills, but most of us have to practice and perfect being a better leader and harder yet, lead safely and profitably. Join us at this hands-on, interactive, learn-by-doing program where you will realize your leadership and influencing skills improvement opportunities. Recognize that change and leadership starts from within us and that to change ourselves first is the first step to influencing others.…

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$2,760

Effective Leadership Development – 11 Bi-Weekly Wednesdays

September 7, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Rock Hill, SC United States
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11 Bi-Weekly Wednesdays (8/24, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30, 12/14, 12/21, 1/4) Rock Hill, SC (Exact Location TBD) Successful organizations need managers, supervisors, and team leaders who are willing to accept responsibility for improvement, be able to communicate effectively, engage their people, develop teams, delegate effectively, and coach and develop others. Unfortunately, many of these individuals lack the leadership skills necessary to achieve desired results. As a result, workforce issues abound - quality and productivity suffer…

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$300

Value Stream Mapping

September 9, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Value Stream Mapping

Value Stream Mapping is a lean manufacturing tool used to create a material and information flow map of a product or processes.  This tool allows companies to map the flow of products from receipt of raw materials through all manufacturing processes to shipping.  The value stream map identifies and quantifies the waste reduction opportunities that exist for a particular product or product family. Benefits of Value Stream Mapping Draw both material and information flows of the current value…

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$3,000

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course – 2 Week Course

September 12, 9:00 am - September 16, 4:00 pm
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Low Country Graduate Center,
3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston, SC 29405 United States
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Lean Sigma Six Green Belt Course

Week 1: 09/12 - 09/16 Week 2: 09/26 - 09/30 Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process improvement method that focuses on reducing errors and increasing customer satisfaction in a Lean environment. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training introduces an overview of the key concepts necessary to be a successful member of a Lean Six Sigma project team. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training offers a mastery level of techniques to lead projects and mentor Lean Six Sigma…

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$600

Front Line Leadership

September 15, 9:00 am - September 16, 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Today’s modern organization requires managers to have essential skills that allow them to develop their team, communicate efficiently and effectively, and lead and manage improvement efforts. Unfortunately, most front line supervisors have been great “doers” which placed them in their management role. They often manage reactively rather than proactively. Our Front Line Leadership program is designed for individuals who are the daily decision makers and require the ability to: Challenge and motivate their team, execute more through great…

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$1,395

Supervising Maintenance Training

September 19, 8:00 am - September 21, 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Supervising Maintenance Training

SCMEP is partnering with the Marshall Institute to bring the Supervising Maintenance Training Workshop to Greenville and Columbia! For over 35 years, Marshall Institute has provided world-class maintenance and asset management consulting and training services, led by experienced, knowledgeable consultants and training professionals that produce tangible, measurable, bottom line results. Overview: Supervisors are the first line of management in any organization. A simplified job description is ‘supervisors manage the performance of others to achieve the organization’s goals.’ In…

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Free

LED Lighting – A Common Sense Approach

September 21, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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One of SCMEP's core values is helping South Carolina manufacturers implement sustainable manufacturing processes. SCMEP, in conjunction with Southpoint Solutions, is offering this seminar to educate you on the latest trends in energy efficient lighting, how LED lighting systems work, and how they can improve your company's financial performance, decrease your maintenance expenses, and improve the look and safety of your facility. Understanding the Importance of Energy Efficient Lighting This seminar is specifically designed to help you better…

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$300

Value Engineering Fundamentals

September 22, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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SCMEP and Falcon Fastening Solutions are partnering to bring you Value Engineering Fundamentals. A 50% discount is offered to qualified attendees. SC manufacturers please call 864-288-5687 to find out if you qualify. If you are located outside of SC, please call 1-800-438-0332. Overview All manufacturers have at least some products that fail to meet expectations through a combination of high costs and poor performance. Value Engineering is a highly effective tool for reducing costs and improving product performance. VE…

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$1,655

PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

September 26, 8:00 am - September 30, 4:30 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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PMP Certification Examination Training Advance Project Management Course

NOTE: Required Online Intro & Prework starts August 29th and must be completed prior to classroom event starting on September 26th. Must register by August 26th. This is a comprehensive project management course that exceeds the PMI educational prerequisites for taking the CAPM and PMP exam. Prior to attending the five day formal course, approximately twenty-four hours of web-based training must be completed by each candidate. This web-based training provides the foundation for the intense forty hours of…

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$300

Lean for Job Shops

September 26, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Lean for Job Shops

Learn the Essentials of Lean for Job Shops in this Interactive One-Day Course Lean for Job Shops is a one-day workshop that teaches the principles of Lean manufacturing for a discrete, non-repetitive environment and how to apply these critical tools. While participating in simulation exercises, students will utilize Lean concepts such as batch-size reduction, visual signals, standardizing work, and many others.  By the end of the class, students will have converted a convoluted job shop  environment into one…

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October 2016
$2,760

Leadership Development Training – 11 Week Course, 1 Day a Week

October 3, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Weekly on the same day until December 12, 2016
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Leadership Development Training

11 Consecutive Mondays Most managers and supervisors lack the leadership and supervisory skills necessary to fulfill their positions. For example, failing to delegate, many find themselves working long hours and fighting burn-out. LMI’s Effective Leadership Development program will help managers: Motivate people to a higher level of productivity; Get more done through time management; Learn the art of delegation and giving direction; Exercise authority effectively; Handle and prevent problems with people; and Develop the potential of people. Successful…

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$2,760

Leadership Development Training – 11 Week Course, 1 Day a Week

October 4, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 13, 2016
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Leadership Development Training

11 Consecutive Tuesdays Most managers and supervisors lack the leadership and supervisory skills necessary to fulfill their positions. For example, failing to delegate, many find themselves working long hours and fighting burn-out. LMI’s Effective Leadership Development program will help managers: Motivate people to a higher level of productivity; Get more done through time management; Learn the art of delegation and giving direction; Exercise authority effectively; Handle and prevent problems with people; and Develop the potential of people. Successful…

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Free

LED Lighting – A Common Sense Approach

October 5, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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One of SCMEP's core values is helping South Carolina manufacturers implement sustainable manufacturing processes. SCMEP, in conjunction with Southpoint Solutions, is offering this seminar to educate you on the latest trends in energy efficient lighting, how LED lighting systems work, and how they can improve your company's financial performance, decrease your maintenance expenses, and improve the look and safety of your facility. Understanding the Importance of Energy Efficient Lighting This seminar is specifically designed to help you better…

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Free

Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

October 6, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Join us for this FREE Lunch and Learn event. Lunch will be served. Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) is one of the most powerful tool in Lean Six Sigma toolbox.  Unfortunately, it not explained many times and as a result, the benefits are not fully realized. Participants will learn about the basic concepts of variation and the practical application of analyzing the variation when the process data is collected in groups. Examples of the data collected in groups would be process…

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$600

APQP/PPAP/P-FMEA/Control Plans

October 10, 9:00 am - October 11, 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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APQP PPA P FMEA Control Plans

APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) deliverables are discussed in conjunction with the PPAP (Part Approval Process) requirements.  Course content discusses at high level the core tools requirements as later course content deep dives into the Core Tools: FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis), Control Plan, SPC (Statistical Process Control), MSA (Measurement Systems Analysis), and the documents required for PPAP.  All content is based on the AIAG (Automotive Industry Action Group) standards and meet the TS16949 requirements. P-FMEA Overview Process…

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$2,150

ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor Training

October 11, 8:00 am - October 14, 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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This unique training option allows you to take 4 full days of classes and achieve certificates stating that you have successfully completed the Exemplar Global Certified Quality & Environmental Management System Lead Auditor Courses (Pillar Management Associates is the certified course provider). The course is a comprehensive training in lead auditor techniques, methodology, practices and skills. It was designed and developed by a team who created and managed an accredited Certification Body. Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2015 Overview:…

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$1,295

Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

October 11, 8:00 am - October 13, 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

SCMEP is partnering with the Marshall Institute to bring the Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Workshop to Greenville and Columbia! For over 35 years, Marshall Institute has provided world-class maintenance and asset management consulting and training services, led by experienced, knowledgeable consultants and training professionals that produce tangible, measurable, bottom line results. Overview: This comprehensive 3-day, hands-on course, developed for both the new and seasoned planner, gives you all the tools you need to help you kick-start your Maintenance Planning and…

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$1,850

ISO 9001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor

October 11, 8:00 am - October 13, 4:30 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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This training option allows you to take 3 full days of classes and achieve a certificate stating that you have successfully completed the Exemplar Global Certified Quality Management System Lead Auditor Course (Pillar Management Associates is the certified course provider). The course is a comprehensive training in lead auditor techniques, methodology, practices and skills. It was designed and developed by a team who created and managed an accredited Certification Body. Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2015 Overview: Highlights of…

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$1,850

ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor

October 12, 8:00 am - October 14, 4:30 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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This training option allows you to take 3 full days of classes and achieve a certificate stating that you have successfully completed the Exemplar Global Certified Environmental Management System Lead Auditor Course (Pillar Management Associates is the certified course provider). The course is a comprehensive training in lead auditor techniques, methodology, practices and skills. It was designed and developed by a team who created and managed an accredited Certification Body. Environmental Management Systems ISO 14001:2015 Overview: Highlights of…

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$300

Measurement System Analysis – Gage R&R Training

October 12, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Measurement System Analysis Gage R&R Training

Measurement System Analysis (MSA), is a method to identify the components of variation in the measurement. It is used to quantify the impact of measurement errors and to ensure the integrity of data used for analysis. Just as a process has inherent variations, the process of measurement has variations too. Therefore, when making decisions that relies on data, it is important to ensure that the systems that collect that data are accurate and precise. Although it may not…

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$300

Toyota Kata

October 13, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Toyota Kata

WHAT IS TOYOTA KATA? Toyota addresses the concept of management support through a series of behaviors that is now known as the Toyota Kata, meaning routine or practice. Kata is a way of changing behavior and establishing a habit of continuous improvement. Traditionally goals are set but there is never a path or process to achieve and sustain the goals. Kata examines the target condition, the current condition, and through steady experiment and practice, establishes new conditions. The…

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$3,000

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course – 2 Week Course

October 17, 9:00 am - October 21, 4:00 pm
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Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Lean Sigma Six Green Belt Course

Week 1: 10/17 - 10/21 Week 2: 11/14 - 11/18 Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process improvement method that focuses on reducing errors and increasing customer satisfaction in a Lean environment. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training introduces an overview of the key concepts necessary to be a successful member of a Lean Six Sigma project team. Lean Six Sigma combines the two most important improvement trends of our time: making work better (using Six Sigma) and…

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$8,000

Lean Six Sigma Green/Black Belt Combo Course – 4 Week Course

October 17, 9:00 am - October 21, 4:00 pm
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Business Learning Center,
37 Villa Road, Suite 500
Greenville, SC 29615 United States
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Lean Sigma Six Green Black Belt Combo Course

Four Week Event - Project Required Week 1: 10/17 - 10/21 Week 2: 11/14 - 11/18 Week 3: 12/12 - 12/16 Week 4: 1/16 - 1/20 Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process improvement method that focuses on reducing errors and increasing customer satisfaction in a Lean environment. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training introduces an overview of the key concepts necessary to be a successful member of a Lean Six Sigma project team. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training offers…

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Free

Design of Experiment (DoE)

October 18, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Join us for this FREE Lunch and Learn event. Lunch will be served. DoE is based on the fundamental equation that states process output is a function of process inputs. The customer desires process output that is well on the target.  This means the manufacturer must select the optimum input settings to get the desired output. The identification of key inputs and their settings are generally selected based on prior experience, R&D trials, and engineering reference books; however, only in few…

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$600

APQP/PPAP/P-FMEA/Control Plans

October 24, 9:00 am - October 25, 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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APQP PPA P FMEA Control Plans

APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) deliverables are discussed in conjunction with the PPAP (Part Approval Process) requirements.  Course content discusses at high level the core tools requirements as later course content deep dives into the Core Tools: FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis), Control Plan, SPC (Statistical Process Control), MSA (Measurement Systems Analysis), and the documents required for PPAP.  All content is based on the AIAG (Automotive Industry Action Group) standards and meet the TS16949 requirements. P-FMEA Overview Process…

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$300

Measurement System Analysis – Gage R&R Training

October 26, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Measurement System Analysis Gage R&R Training

Measurement System Analysis (MSA), is a method to identify the components of variation in the measurement. It is used to quantify the impact of measurement errors and to ensure the integrity of data used for analysis. Just as a process has inherent variations, the process of measurement has variations too. Therefore, when making decisions that relies on data, it is important to ensure that the systems that collect that data are accurate and precise. Although it may not…

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$300

Statistical Process Control (SPC)

October 31, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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“Understanding variation is the key to success in quality and business.” –Dr. W. Edwards Deming Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a tool to help us understand what type of variation is present in our processes and how we should react to it. SPC can help us eliminate special causes of variation in order to make a processes stable and therefore, predictable. A predictable process can be evaluated against customer requirements and determined to be capable of meeting requirements…

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November 2016
$75

SC Lean Alliance Event: Building Your Lean Leadership Operating System

November 2, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
The Kroc Center,
424 Westfield Street
Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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Join us for the 2016 SC Lean Alliance Annual Event with speaker Jamie Flinchbaugh $75 for Non-Members and $50 for Lean Alliance Members. Members, please call our office for the discount code. Limited seating available - register now to secure your seat. Lunch will be served. Building Your Lean Leadership Operating System Leadership is well acknowledged as a critical component of lean success, but what does that mean? First, there is a huge gap in definitions for buy-in,…

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$1,395

Supervising Maintenance Training

November 8, 8:00 am - November 10, 4:00 pm
Headquarters,
250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia, SC 29210 United States
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Supervising Maintenance Training

SCMEP is partnering with the Marshall Institute to bring the Supervising Maintenance Training Workshop to Greenville and Columbia! For over 35 years, Marshall Institute has provided world-class maintenance and asset management consulting and training services, led by experienced, knowledgeable consultants and training professionals that produce tangible, measurable, bottom line results. Overview: Supervisors are the first line of management in any organization. A simplified job description is ‘supervisors manage the performance of others to achieve the organization’s goals.’ In…

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