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Operations Strategy is currently a Root Cause Analysis course online!
The following courses will be offered soon:
- Statistical Process Control
- Introduction to Lean Six Sigma
- Introduction to Lean Manufacturing
- Components of Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
- Process Mapping
What A Disaster Relief Trip Taught Me About Leadership
By Megan E. Burns
Ever have one of those times, when you thought you were really good at something and then you realize how much you can still improve? Those moments when you think you’ve got it all together, then BAM, reality splashes you in the face with some icy cold water. Yep, that was me the last week of June in Shawnee, OK. I was there with Alexandra Tucci and a few others from our church as a part of a disaster relief team. Little did I know, I was about to get quite a lesson in leadership.
After a 20 hour road trip, we arrived in Shawnee, a town about 45 minutes east of Moore, Oklahoma. This location had been hit by an EF4 tornado on May 19th, a day before the tragedy in Moore. Two people had been killed and 80 of the 87 homes were destroyed or damaged to the point they were no longer inhabitable and needed to be demolished. After a few hours of sleep we set out for our first day of work at Steelman Estates. We worked at this site for an entire week and here’s what I learned…