Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Save This Event

Event Saved

ECi M1 Manufacturing Breakthrough Bootcamp

ECi M1

Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT)

ECi M1 Manufacturing Breakthrough Bootcamp

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Bootcamp Admission Ended $35.00 $2.92

Share ECi M1 Manufacturing Breakthrough Bootcamp

Event Details

Workshop Description

In our one-day Manufacturing Breakthrough Workshop, Bob Sproull will demonstrate to attendees how to identify their manufacturing business’ key leverage points so that improvement efforts are focused in the right areas. Bob will teach how to combine the Theory Of Constraints, Lean and Six Sigma (TLS) in a way that will jumpstart improvement efforts and deliver new levels of performance that will be able to sustain and fuel growth. 



The workshop is open to all manufacturers, and is best suited to decision makers in a manufacturing organization and staff in the following areas: Business Owner (Owner, MD), Operations (Production Manager, Operations Manager), Finance/Accounting (CFO, Controller, Purchasing & Inventory)


Event Agenda

Thursday, July 16, 2015 

  • 8:00am − Registration Opens
  • 9:00am − Bootcamp Begins
  • 12:00 − 1:00pm − Lunch
  • 1:00 − 5:00pm – Workshop Continues



Completion of the workshop will give participants the knowledge to:

  • Increase output by 30% or more without spending much money
  • Improve on-time delivery performance to greater than 95%
  • Reduce overtime and other costs related to expediting shipments by 50%
  • Significantly improve their company’s bottom line
  • Significantly reduce their management team’s stress

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to Continuous Improvement – Why many improvement initiatives fail to deliver bottom line improvement
  • Why you don’t need an “army of belts” – common sense improvement efforts
  • Intro to Lean, Six Sigma and the Theory of Constraints – basic concepts
  • TLS – Putting it altogether through synergy - Why TLS works so well
  • The most useful tools for improvement from all three methodologies
  • How to create the right structure for continuous improvement
  • How to identify and capitalize on your organization’s leverage point
  • System improvement versus localized improvement – how to remove organizational silo’s
  • The right and wrong performance metrics to motivate the right behaviors
  • Cost Accounting (CA) versus Throughput Accounting (TA)
  • Implementing TLS in your organization
  • The Intermediate Objectives Map and how to use it within your organization
  • The other side of the Theory of Constraints – The Thinking Process Tools
  • Organizational conflicts and how to effectively resolve them
Have questions about ECi M1 Manufacturing Breakthrough Bootcamp? Contact ECi M1

When & Where

New Brighton Community Center
400 10th Street NW
New Brighton, MN 55112

Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT)

  Add to my calendar


ECi M1

ECi M1® software is end-to-end management software for your growing manufacturing business.  That means no matter what your size we’ve got a business management solution to fit and scale with your operation requirements and budget.

M1 was created to meet the rapidly changing needs of manufacturers. This intuitive software solution is designed for job shops, custom and mixed mode manufacturers, and make-to-order manufacturers. M1 provides total integration and automation from quoting through invoicing. It is flexible and offers fully supported customization capabilities that ensure your most valuable and unique business processes can be handled with ease.

We are focused on helping your team achieve:

  • Better decision making
  • Significant productivity increases
  • Considerable reductions in inter-departmental miscommunications
  • Greater satisfaction and loyalty from your customers in the short and long term

Our customers hail from a broad range of industries and include businesses of all sizes ranging from small start-up companies to large multi-branch, international organizations.

With offices located across Australia, USA, UK and the Netherlands, we are a truly global software house and we pride ourselves on being able to provide a high level of service to all customers regardless of location.

  Contact the Organizer
ECi M1 Manufacturing Breakthrough Bootcamp
Things to do in New Brighton, MN Class Business

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.