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Decision Making Boot Camp – Atlanta (Feb 1, 2019)

February 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

| $500

Today’s fast-paced, high-stakes business environment demands everyone make better decisions. Decision making requires strong critical thinking skills and a proven framework. In this interactive, hands-on workshop, you’ll learn the essentials of critical thinking and decision making.

Event Details

WHEN:

Friday, February 1, 2019
8am to 5pm

(Training qualifies for 8 hours of Continuing Education units)

WHERE:
Onepath Inc.
2251 Corporate Plaza SE, Suite 100
Smyrna, GA  30080

About This Event

Today’s fast-paced, high-stakes business environment demands everyone make better decisions.  Decision making requires strong critical thinking skills and a proven framework.   In this interactive, hands-on workshop, you’ll learn the essentials of critical thinking and decision making.

How You Will Benefit

  1. Improve your critical thinking skills to become a better decision maker.
  2. Discover a process for breaking down complex problems and generating viable options while minimizing bias.
  3. Apply proven frameworks, models and tools to evaluate alternatives and decide the best course of action.
  4. Learn practical post-decision techniques to improve going forward.

What You Will Learn

  • Understand the challenges in making decisions.
  • Recognize the 6 types of biases that impact decision-making.
  • Discover 3 types of decision makers and your decision-making style.
  • Learn how to use the 5-step Decision Making framework (Define, Design, Discover, Decide, Debrief).
  • Workshop is packed with real-life examples, thought-provoking exercises, and tools / templates / surveys / questionnaires.
  • Participants receive certification upon completion of the workshop.

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Other Notes

  • All attendees should bring a notepad, basic calculator, and a laptop computer

About the Facilitator

CJ2A3248 - Version 2Peter J. Sherman
Partner
Riverwood Associates

Mr. Sherman has over 20 years experience successfully designing, implementing and sustaining Lean Six Sigma enterprise deployment programs. He is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, ASQ Certified Quality Engineer and APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional.
From 2010-14, Peter served as Director of Process Excellence for Cbeyond Communications, a publicly-traded, $500M revenue telecommunications provider, based in Atlanta, GA. Previously, Peter was a Master Black Belt with AT&T’s Product Development Group for 10 years.
Peter began his career in Japan as a visiting M.I.T. Scholar in 1986-87. There he worked with Dr. Edwards Deming, the noted American Quality expert, and learned Japanese quality practices including the Toyota Production System and Kaizen. Peter served as Lead Instructor at Emory University’s Six Sigma Program in Atlanta from 2008 -11. He also served on the iSixSigma Editorial Advisory Board from 2010—2011.
Peter has authored nearly 60 articles in Quality Progress, iSixSigma, Quality Digest, Quality Magazine, APICS Magazine, Manufacturing Matters, Inside Supply Management, Hospitals & Health Networks and Institute of Business Process Management.
Peter holds a B.S. in Building Construction from the University of Florida, a Master’s in Civil Engineering from M.I.T. and an MBA from Georgia State University. He is a member of APICS and Senior Member of the ASQ.

Details

Date:
February 1, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$500
Event Category:

Organizer

Peter J. Sherman
Phone:
678-595-7942

Venue

Onepath
2251 Corporate Plaza SE, Suite 100, , Symrna, GA 30080
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Website:
https://1path.com/