March 18 - 20, 2019 | The Roosevelt, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New Orleans, LA

Deborah Schaal


Director, Operational Excellence, Enterprise Operations
Farmers New World Life Insurance


11:00 AM IDG E: Challenge your leadership team for the modernization of your operating model

• Understand the relevance of building a “forward compatible” operating model for your business
• Achieve a sustainable and transformational culture to drive continuous improvement
• Motivate change through work space and digital strategy

2:05 PM Lean leader coaching: Encourage diverse ways of thinking

• Why? #1 reason most Lean deployments fail is lack of leadership support. Training classes are not enough.
• What? Executive coaching style Lean leader coaching program grounds leaders in the basics
and gives them an opportunity to experiment with tools to solve their pressing business problems.
• How? 4 months-1 year engagement- typically 1 hour weekly 1:1 coaching session. Measured
improvement in 3 areas: 50% improvement over gap in Lean Behaviors & Lean Concepts
and practical application in 3 projects with measurable results.


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Deborah.

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