Center for Operational Excellence (COE)
The Fisher College of Business Center for Operational Excellence connects business leaders and educators driven to achieve competitive advantage through excellent processes across the enterprise. Learn more here...
New details unveiled on 2014 'Leading Through Excellence' summit
Registration is set to open Dec. 9 for COE's second-annual Leading Through Excellence summit April 9-11, 2014. Check out the summit website for the tentative schedule, pricing and the announcement of two additional featured speakers!
Leading Through Excllence will be headlined by Chip Heath, a Stanford University professor and the co-author of the books Decisive, Switch, and Made to Stick.
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Next at COE: Women's Leadership Forum, Dec. 6
COE's ongoing Women's Leadership Forum series returns Friday with a presentation from Jan Valentic, senior vice president of regional marketing at COE member Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. Valentic will offer up her stance that the chief problem for most busy professionals isn't stress, but the lack of intermittent and ritualized recovery.
Valentic will give a look at things we can do in our everyday rituals to help us manage increased pressure and rapid change by improving our physical, emotional, and mental capacity. Valentic also will demonstrate how statistics-based personal technologies such as FitBit, the Nike Fuelband, UP, and other apps, can help us.
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