Spring Seminar 2019

May 14, 2019 7:30 AM to May 15, 2019 4:00 PM
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Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
3131 Campus Drive
Plymouth, MN 55441
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APICS Spring Seminar 2019


Tues & Wed, May 14 and 15, 2019  - Crowne Plaza West, Plymouth, MN

4 Topics + 2 Speakers = MORE VALUE!

The Topics:

Day 1 – Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 7:30am – 4:00pm

Reducing Supply Chain Costs While Enhancing Quality Performance (morning session)

This program provides supply chain professionals with a time tested approach towards reducing costs through a formal supplier development program that involves the culture and series of Rapid Results projects.

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Mark Hehl, Consultant, Author, Speaker


Great Negotiator or Great Negotiation: Become The Strategic Negotiator (afternoon session)

You can study and practice to become a great negotiator, but it’s really your ability to lead a great negotiation that determines the outcome. We are never given “the deal” we deserve; we have to create a great negotiation.

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Julie Kowalski, Spizzerinctum Group LLC


Day 2 – Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7:30am – 4:00pm

Mastering a Major Complexity of Global Supply Chains (morning session)

This program focuses on results-oriented leadership, collaboration and communication with individuals and organizations from different world regions. This program delves deeply into barriers to effective international supplier management, and provides strategies for building productive international collaboration resulting in enhanced supplier performance.

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Mark Hehl, Consultant, Author, Speaker


Emotional Intelligence: Why It Is Your Unique Advantage As A Supply Chain Professional (afternoon session)

Emotional intelligence has become one of the hottest buzzwords in corporate America!  Yet not many really know exactly what emotional intelligence is or for that matter how it is measured or how they can use their emotional intelligence to help them get ahead!  Emotional Intelligence is proven to be more important than intellectual intelligence (IQ)  and in most cases more important than the technical skills required for success.

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Julie Kowalski, Spizzerinctum Group LLC


The Presenters:

Mark Hehl is an international consultant, public speaker and author of the book Amusing Confessions of an International Consultant.  His efforts have helped companies successfully set up and improve operations in various countries. Mr. Hehl holds a BS Degree in Electrical Engineering from the New York Institute of Technology and a MS Degree in Management from the Polytechnic Institute of New York. Mark has taught International Business courses at Harper College and has conducted multiple webinars for Industry Week.

Julie Kowalski is a seasoned thought leader, consultant, executive coach and superb facilitator.  She’s also an energetic, and spirited professional trainer.  Through her own working history, Julie has gained valuable insight and acumen into the science of what it takes to start and run successful businesses as well as the art of earning and retaining customer and employee loyalty.   Julie maintains working relationships with a wide variety of business owners and executives from small family-owned businesses to Fortune 100 companies.  Julie was named one of the “World’s Most Creative Thinkers” by bestselling author Seth Godin (Purple Cow) and she possesses over 25 years of first-hand business experience.  Her accomplishments include personally starting and successfully managing multi-million-dollar companies.


The Agenda:

 7:30am

Check-In, Continental Breakfast

 

 8:00am

Morning Topic

Mark Hehl

11:45am

Lunch Break (Lunch provided)

 

12:30pm

Afternoon Topic

Julie Kowalski

 4:00pm

Q&A and Wrap-up

 


The Location:

Crowne Plaza
3131 Campus Drive
Plymouth, MN 55441


Register for 1 Day or both!

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Each day qualifies for 7 Certification Maintenance Points!


Tickets

$495.00 Member Registration 2-Days

$595.00 Nonmember Registration 2-Days

$445.00 Member Group Rate 2 Days, (Requires 3 or more registrations processed in the same order/payment transaction)

$445.00 Non-Member Group Rate, 2-Days (Requires 3 or more registrations processed in the same order/payment transaction)

$295.00 Member Registration - 1-Day

$395.00 Nonmember Registration 1-Day

$275.00 Member Group Rate 1 Day, (Requires 3 or more registrations processed in the same order/payment transaction)

$275.00 Non-Member Group Rate, 1-Day (Requires 3 or more registrations processed in the same order/payment transaction)