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APICS offers its members free or discounted access to a selection of recorded APICS Webinars. These sessions enable you to connect with industry experts for specialized topic-focused education. Each 60-minute event features an educational discussion, case studies, and a Q&A session.

APICS Webinars On Demand cover operations management subjects such as accounting, e-business, forecasting, inventory, lean, management, six sigma, supply chain, theory of constraints (TOC), available to APICS members free of charge or at a discount. Begin exploring one of your APICS member benefits today!

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Members only: APICS Extra Live: The Perils of Procedural Inertia

Presented by: Craig Schrotter, CPIM

Date: August 8, 2013

Time: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. CT

Attend APICS Extra Live to gain deeper insight into the July/August article “A Breakaway from the Routine,” by Craig Schrotter, CPIM. Schrotter will use two real-world case studies to illustrate practical ways to make your business procedures more practical, streamlined, and productive.

In this APICS Extra Live, you will learn how to

  • clarify the difference between simple resistance to change and true procedural inertia
  • avoid the phenomenon of procedure saturation and the resulting cap on business growth
  • successfully overcome procedural inertia.

This is a member-only event. To view the recording, please login in the upper-right hand corner of the website with your member account. Or to become an APICS member, click here.