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The Power of Metrics

February 25, 2016
5:45 PM to 9:00 PM
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Newlands Golf & Country Club
21025 48th Avenue
Langley, BC V3A 3M3

Are you measuring the right things? Metrics can have a powerful effect on how the people in your organization behave, either positively or negatively, depending on what you are measuring and how you are measuring. During this session I will discuss;

  • Understand how metrics drive behavior and performance.
  • Understand the importance aligning metrics with overall strategy.
  • Learn where, when and how to collect meaningful metrics and how to effectively share the data.
  • Understand the difference between traditional and CI metrics.


Our Guest Speaker

As a Change Agent Expert, Bob Adams has over 35 years of senior management experience successfully implementing total business process improvements. Bob uses his knowledge and experience to help organizations become World Class. While holding positions of General Manager, President & General Manager and President & COO of various companies, Bob has been a champion for the development of Lean Culture, Strategic Planning and Continuous Improvement Collaboration Teams.

Bob was a founding member of the BC Consortium for Manufacturing Excellence, the BC Manufacturer’s Executive Council, Master Lean Trainer for the BC Government Pull Ahead Program and Managing Director of The Okanagan Lean Enterprise Consortium. Currently, Bob is a Lean Instructor, BCIT - British Columbia Institute of Technology, Chair, Manufacturing Committee, Surrey Board of Trade, Vice President Western Region for AME Canada and President, Tap The Talent. Bob remains committed to improving the competitiveness of businesses by helping them develop a Lean Culture,
define Customer Value and eliminate Waste.

Bob has worked in a variety of business sectors including manufacturing, healthcare, agricultural, food processing, retail, construction, government and service. Specialties include Lean Culture Development, Employee Engagement, Senior

Management Training and Sustainable Continuous Improvement Implementation.