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Change Management in the Face of Adversity

July 4, 2020 Leah Nacua Brampton, Durham, GTA, Mississauga, Vaughan

Change leaders need stakeholder buy-in, particularly during times of adversity (VUCA). At EMC’s recent SIG event, we learned about how employee morale was managed after announcement of a plant closure.

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COVID-19 Labour Law Q&A with Miller Thomson LLP

April 15, 2020 Leah Nacua Brampton, Durham, GTA, Mississauga, Vaughan

To help navigate these issues, we had a presentation from Damien Buntsma of Miller Thomson LLP to cover the critical and frequently asked questions that have emerged from the COVID-19 situation. Key questions that were answered during the presentation.

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Machine Safety

March 12, 2020 Leah Nacua Brampton, Durham, GTA, Mississauga, Vaughan

Two weeks ago, our members in the GTA had the opportunity to hear from Jim Farmer, who presented an overview of the various elements of effective safeguards, as well as some details regarding the Four Key Elements of Shop Floor Safety.

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Data-Driven Manufacturing: The Roadmap to Impactful Continuous Improvement

March 9, 2020 Leah Nacua Brampton, Durham, GTA, Mississauga, Vaughan

Regardless of the type of product made or industry served, it seems that manufacturers are increasingly recognizing the need to use trend monitoring, data collection and analysis, and leveraging advanced technology tools to increase productivity and remain competitive.

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Amazon Fulfillment Centre: How Random & Lean Can Work Together

February 17, 2020 Leah Nacua Brampton, Durham, GTA, Mississauga, Vaughan

Over 25 years after starting off as an online bookseller, Amazon has now become the world’s largest and most popular e-commerce retailer in the world, with a huge number of SKU’s and lightning-fast shipping capabilities. Therefore, it came as no surprise that many of our members jumped at the opportunity to tour the Amazon Fulfillment Centre in Brampton.

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