Local business leaders can learn about lean manufacturing strategies at an upcoming Calumet Area Industrial Commission breakfast.
The breakfast will take place between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Sept. 26 at South Suburban College's University and College Center, 16333 South Kilbourn, Oak Forest.
At the breakfast, the Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center will put on a lean leadership workshop led by Steve Barnhart, who has 25 years of experience in organizational management and operations leadership.
The workshop will highlight process improvement tools and the supporting systems needed to maintain a lean manufacturing strategy. Business leaders can learn how to take a holistic view of leanness and create a shift in workplace culture.
The price is $10 and $15 for non-members. People can register online at www.calumetareaindustrial.com.