FREE WEBINAR: Leadership During Uncertain Times

FREE WEBINAR: Leadership During Uncertain Times

This webinar is at capacity. We have opened a second session (same content) at 2:15 PM  Register Here During these uncertain times, OMEP staff are standing by to provide resources for Oregon’s manufacturers. We are releasing a series of free webinars on a variety of topics designed to provide…

EMA/ERA New Year Kick-Off & Networking Social

EMA / ERA New Year Kick-Off & Networking Social Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM We’re Launching the New Year with Our January Networking Social Event Be Social! Whether you’re new to the electronics manufacturing industry, or have been part of the EMA or ERA for…

The Lean Transformation – There is No Magic Wand

Over much of the last 2 decades, I have had the opportunity to learn a great deal about this idea we refer to as “Lean Manufacturing.”  When I reflect on all that I have learned, and the manner in which I learned it, I realize one overarching (and maybe very…

OMEP Smart Talent @ Prosper Portland

JOIN THIS 4 PART COHORT FROM OMEP & Prosper Portland, taking place on Feb. 1, Mar. 8, Apr. 5, & May 3. DAY 1 – MAKE YOUR WORKFORCE YOUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE This interactive workshop focuses on a cohesive and holistic process of attracting, training, developing, and engaging your employees. Learn…

Smart Talent: Manufacturing Workforce Challenges Cohort

Join OMEP for a 4 part interactive cohort designed to help you lower labor costs without layoffs, stop employee turnover, and train new and existing employees to be proficient, faster. “Our participants learned a great deal. We would definitely recommend this course to anyone interested in improving their work systems.” -Previous…

Holiday Reading List

The holidays are a great time to curl up with a book in between all the hustle. Here at OMEP our team reads many books. I put together some recommendations for anyone interested in manufacturing, business growth, and leadership. Enjoy your book, and come back to work in the new…

Smart Talent: Manufacturing Workforce Challenges Cohort

Join OMEP for a 4 part interactive cohort designed to help you lower labor costs without layoffs, stop employee turnover, and train new and existing employees to be proficient, faster. “Our participants learned a great deal. We would definitely recommend this course to anyone interested in improving their work systems.” -Previous…

The Formula for Successful Manufacturing Leadership

A while back, I asked my kids to “rake the leaves”. When I checked on them 2 hours later they had raked the leaves, but were now busily spreading raked leaves everywhere, diving into them with enthusiasm.  They were having a great time raking the leaves, but leaf pile jumping…

Lean Fundamentals: Tools for Operational Excellence

Lean Fundamentals is a 4 part series running on September 28, October 12, October 26 and November 2 Thank you so much for the Lean Fundamentals training you provided me and my staff.  I have many years of continuous improvement methodology but haven’t been strong trainer of others.  Your classes…

Smart Talent: Manufacturing Workforce Challenges Cohort

Join OMEP for a 4 part interactive cohort designed to help you lower labor costs without layoffs, stop employee turnover, and train new and existing employees to be proficient, faster. “Our participants learned a great deal. We would definitely recommend this course to anyone interested in improving their work systems.” -Previous…