Archive - January 2015
- Members in the News
- Upcoming Events
- Creating a Mindset for Strategic Growth
- Enterprise Minnesota Magazine
“If we agree leadership is influence, then to better influence our direct reports we need to be aware what level of leadership we are on with them. When you are sharing the company vision or asking for support, it will be received quite differently and possibly less effectively if you’re on a level one with an employee as opposed to a level 3 or 4."
- Tim Bjorgum
Watch- John Maxwell's The Five Levels of Leadership
“Whether recruiting for leaders, or simply self-reflection, consider the paradox of the leader-follower relationship.”
- Mary Connor
Read- Five Ways Being a Good Follower Makes You a Better Leader
"Whether communicating with a customer, supplier, owner, board member or employee, persuasiveness can be an asset. Consider these six research-based principles to help you become more persuasive."
- Roger Hurd
Watch- The Science of Persuasion
“This short video explores how the global manufacturing ecosystem is evolving and discusses the future of manufacturing--does manufacturing really matter? Leading manufacturers and policymakers discuss a number of drivers that impact mass production and overall competitiveness. The Future of Manufacturing project identifies what companies and countries must do to win in a rapidly changing world.”
- Pat Voyles
Watch- The Future of Manufacturing
St. Cloud Council member Lori Tapani of Wyoming Machine was interviewed in an article for the Star Tribune.
Alexandria Council member company Wells Concrete was featured in an article in the Pioneer Press.
A Vision of Growth - Strategies for Manufacturers
Wendesday, February 11, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Creating Business Value- Planning for a Prosperous Future
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Enterprise Minnesota's January business event in Alexandria was in a word "A-W-E-S-O-M-E". Click on the links below to see a feature story in The Weekly Report on the event and to view copies of the presentations given.
The Weekly Report article
Scott Arndt, Director of Human Resources
Superior Industries - Morris
Linda Besse, Director of Human Resources
Bayer Interior Woods - Sauk Centre