Jamie V. Parker is on a mission to make to the world of work more human so that the world becomes a more caring place. As a trainer, coach, speaker, and business partner, she helps leaders leave a legacy – in their business, for their customers, and in the lives of the people they serve.
With 15 years’ experience in operations leadership across retail, service, and manufacturing environments, Jamie brings a passion for helping leaders break the habits of traditional management approaches to create environments primed for employee fulfillment. Jamie is the author of Chapter 6 in the book Practicing Lean and is a regular speaker and workshop facilitator at conferences and training events. She brings an open, honest, vulnerable, and engaging approach to executive leadership development.
Monday, March 4, 2019 11:00–11:55 a.m.
Stop Taking All the Monkeys: Build the Problem-Solving Capabilities of Your Management Team
As a president, owner, or senior executive, your focus must be on strategic planning and business building—where your strengths and talents are vital to your company. How often do you get mired in troubleshooting and problem solving operational, logistics, administrative, or lower-level problems? You need your management team to keep their monkeys and solve those problems so you can capitalize on your executive strengths. In this interactive session, learn how to build the problem-solving capabilities of your management team so the entire business moves forward. No long theory discussions in this session – you will get practical, hands-on skill-building experience.