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Chair, OpX Leadership Network Workforce Solutions Group
8/11/16 - 6:06pm
Once people have skills, they need resources to use these capabilities to add value in the organization. Greg Flickinger, Chair, OpX Leadership Network Workforce Solutions Group, reviews resources – including tools, processes, technical support and more – that are crucial for an engaged workforce.

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Chair, OpX Leadership Network Workforce Solutions Group
8/11/16 - 6:03pm
Leaders should evaluate if their employees are in the right roles and have the right skill sets to provide value to the organization. The OpX Leadership Network’s Workforce Engagement framework outlines how to determine if an employee is a good fit for your organization.

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Chair, OpX Leadership Network Workforce Solutions Group
8/11/16 - 5:58pm
To establish connection, organizations should not only ensure their employees are the right fit, but they are also providing effective communication channels and pathways. Greg Flickinger, Chair, OpX Leadership Network Workforce Solutions Group, reviews the attributes of communication and how they lead to internal information flow, awareness and decision-making.

Processing-related issues

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Senior Asset Reliability Manager, Land O'Lakes
8/7/16 - 6:37pm
Overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) brings value to the processing and packaging industry, but it is often misinterpreted. When you look at OEE, it’s important to recognize all of its aspects and what they mean to stakeholders, including risk reductions, capacity and predictability, and process control. Because world-class OEE is 85% and you will never achieve 100%, Mark Hanley explains the importance of standardizing its definition and measurement, so OEE is better understood across the industry.

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Senior Asset Reliability Manager, Land O'Lakes
8/7/16 - 6:29pm
The OEE Starter Tool provides a rough estimate of the “size of the prize” of a project’s potential savings. Mark Hanley reviews how this tool is easy to use and can be adopted at any plant.

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Senior Asset Reliability Manager, Land O'Lakes
8/7/16 - 6:26pm
The OEE Benefits Calculator helps you find opportunities for increased efficiency on the plant floor. Mark Hanley provides an overview of the calculator, and how you can effectively use it to determine direct labor wages and overtime, raw material ingredient and packaging yield, and reductions in unplanned stops.

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Senior Asset Reliability Manager, Land O'Lakes
8/7/16 - 6:20pm
Mark Hanley reviews how to use the OEE Benefits Calculator to set target performances. This data will evaluate the impact of direct labor, weekly line performance, improvements in the operation and speed of the lines, and if changes are needed to sanitation and planned maintenance.
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