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[POSTPONED] Manufacturing Leadership Series: Big Data

April 29, 2020 / 8:00AM – 10:30AM / Embassy Suites Hotel

DUE TO HEALTH AND SAFETY CONCERNS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), THE BIG DATA MANUFACTURING LEADERSHIP SERIES HAS BEEN POSTPONED. IF YOU HAVE PURCHASED A TICKET AND ARE SEEKING A REFUND, PLEASE CONTACT NATALIA KOVICAK AT kovicakn@rightplace.org or 616.771.0327 You might understand big data, but are you leveraging it? Big data is key to making informed, strategic decisions...

[POSTPONED] Pitch North 2020

April 30, 2020 / 4:00PM – 6:00PM / Dogwood Center

DUE TO HEALTH AND SAFETY CONCERNS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), PITCH NORTH 2020 HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CONTACT JULIE BURRELL AT burrellj@rightplace.org or 231.335.1985 WITH ANY QUESTIONS. Join us for an evening of innovation, entrepreneurship and excitement. Pitch North is a idea pitching competition created to spark change and promote entrepreneurial progress in some of West Michigan's more...

[POSTPONED] Sisters Who Lead 2020 Study Results

May 7, 2020 / 7:30AM – 9:30AM / L.V. Eberhard Center

DUE TO HEALTH AND SAFETY CONCERNS ASSOCIATED WITH THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), THE SISTERS WHO LEAD EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. IF YOU HAVE PURCHASED A TICKET AND ARE SEEKING A REFUND, PLEASE CONTACT NATALIA KOVICAK AT kovicakn@rightplace.org or 616.771.0327 Since 2016, Sisters Who Lead co-founders Shannon Cohen and Patricia Sosa VerDuin have spearheaded regional workplace climate studies that highlight the...

Back to Basics Webinar Series: Core Competencies & Growth

May 12, 2020 / 11:00AM – 12:00PM / GoToWebinar

Core Competencies & Growth Identifying your key capabilities and resources can be an important first step to creating new growth opportunities for manufacturers. In this webinar, we’ll discuss processes for assessing your core strengths and share proven strategies for leveraging your key advantages to develop new products, new applications and new markets for your company. Back to Basics Webinar Series T...

Oceana County Economic Alliance 2020 Annual Community Leaders Breakfast

May 15, 2020 / 7:30AM – 9:30AM / Oceana County Council on Aging Center

Join us for the 2020 Oceana County Annual Community Leaders Breakfast! The Oceana County Economic Alliance and The Right Place, Inc. invite you attend our 2020 Annual Community Leaders Breakfast. This year’s event features a keynote presentation from Mary Temple on Growing Leadership Skills in Ourselves & Others. The Oceana County Economic Alliance board members will also give an update on local e...

Back to Basics Webinar Series: Building Your Culture

August 11, 2020 / 11:00AM – 12:00PM / GoToWebinar

Building Your Culture Establishing an intentional approach to company culture is helping some Michigan manufacturers attract the right workers and prepare for their next phase of growth. This webinar discussion will examine best practices for building culture and amplifying your values to assemble a high-functioning team that’s ready to take on the challenges and changes ahead. Back to Basics W...

Back to Basics Webinar Series: Investing in Leadership

November 10, 2020 / 11:00AM – 12:00PM / GoToWebinar

Investing in Leadership Promoting operations staff to manufacturing management positions can often be a recipe for failure. The reason: Employees who are good at their job often lack natural leadership skills to step into those new roles. An investment in leadership training can help. Join us for a panel-style webinar on best practices for training team leaders, plant managers and...