ArizonaUpcoming Events

Below you will find a list of all upcoming events by Arizona Commerce Authority and their partners. To have your event included, please submit a request using the Submit an Event form.

Overview of Lean with LEGO's Simulation - Phoenix

Hosted by: Arizona MEP

October 24, 2019

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Arizona Commerce Authority, 100 N 7th Ave, Phoenix AZ / First Floor Conference Center

The focus of this 4-hour workshop is to educate/train employees in a short, concentrated manner, a number of the Basics of Lean Principles. This training will help those participating to see how continuous improvement can be applied through the utilization of Lean concepts throughout the company.

 

Topics to be covered include:

  • Lean Definitions (Lead time, Cycle time, Value Added vs Non-value added)
  • The 8 Wastes
  • Selected Tools from the House of Lean (i.e. 5S, Standard Work, Visual Control, POUS, Pull, KanBan).
  • Two rounds of Hands-on simulation (Legos)
  • An example of how to value stream a process and how to begin attacking real problems.

Limited to 12 Participants!!!

Time:  8:00 am - 12:00 pm (Noon)

Cost:  $100.00 (Pastries and Coffee provided)

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Business Development For Your Sales TEam

Hosted by: Arizona MEP

October 29, 2019

8:30 am - 10:30 am

Arizona Commerce Authority, 100 N 7th Ave, Phoenix AZ / First Floor Conference Center

 

Join us for this workshop as our Sandler Sales Training professional guides growth-oriented business owners, sales executives, and managers to understand their current sales process and identify specific areas where they may be blocking themselves and their salespeople from higher achievement.

Key issues covered will include:

  • Why salespeople fail and how to make your team more effective
  • How to ensure deals don't stall in the pipeline
  • How to keep your salespeople from becoming unpaid consultants
  • How to keep from getting shopped around on price
  • How to turn every sales rep into a top performer

Time:  8:30 am - 10:30 am

Cost:  $49.00 (Pastries and Coffee provided)

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R&D Tax Credits for Manufacturers

November 6, 2019

Arizona Commerce Authority 100 N. 7th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85007

 

You might be surprised to learn that your small or medium-sized organization may qualify for the Federal Research and Development Tax credit. Join us for this informative workshop and find out if the research and development projects you've been working on at your company might qualify.

 

Arizona MEP is proud to partner with Tony Hnyp of RnD Consultants to offer this workshop. Since 2005 he has devoted himself solely to assisting US companies with the research and development tax credit, saving his clients over $3,000,000 in both 2017 and 2018. 

 

Time:  9:00 am - 10:30 am

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What to Expect if OSHA Knocks on Your Door

November 13, 2019

Arizona Commerce Authority 100 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85007 / 1st Floor Conference Center

Join us for this Safety Workshop where you will learn some valuable information regarding OSHA visits and what to expect when they show up to inspect your business. 

 

9:00AM-11:30AM

Cost:  $49 (Coffee, pastries & fruit provided)

 

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ISO 9001:2015 Standard & Internal Process Auditing Workshop - Kingman

December 2, 2019

TBD

Come join us for this informative workshop on the ISO 9001:2015 Standard and Internal Process and how to conduct process audits in a simple format to get the most out of your internal audit program.

 

8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Cost: $250/person

 

 

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