Center for Operational Excellence (COE)

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Next at COE: Women's Leadership Forum, Dec. 4

It takes a commitment from women and men to ensure their organizations are diverse and inclusive, with an eye on growth and success for everyone. Both are welcome to join this networking and professional development event.

COE for its final event of the year is thrilled to host Tracy Dumas (pictured, right), an assistant professor in Fisher's Management and Human Resources department, and Mary Navarro, a top executive at Huntington Bancshares.

Dumas in her sessoin will draw on years of research on how employees manage a work-life balance to examine how we can excel in both. Navarro, Senior EVP, Retail & Business Banking Director, at Huntington, will share insights from her career, which has brought her plaudits as one of the most powerful women in the industry.

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A Look Back: COE's Nov. 6 seminar

COE for its August seminar welcomed Joe Zekoski, CTO of Goodyear, and a panel of lean leadership experts from Nationwide, GE Aviation, and Cardinal Health ...

Dates announced for 2016 COE Summit

The Center for Operational Excellence already is gearing up for its fourth-annual Leading Through Excellence summit, set once again for Columbus in the spring. The 2016 event will take place April 12-14.

The 2015 summit, which concluded April 10, featured nearly two-dozen industry leaders and researchers and a dynamic line-up of keynote speakers, including David Marquet, author, Turn the Ship Around!; Huggy Rao, Harvard Business School professor and co-author, Scaling Up Excellence; and (pictured, right) Rich Sheridan, Menlo Innovations CEO and author, Joy Inc.

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