Monthly Archives: June 2019


Manufacturing Leadership Development Series – Module 5: Emotional Intelligence – July 2, 2019 – 9 am to 12 noon CT

Leaders are faced with many situations and must learn to remain calm in the face of adversity and stay sensitive to the needs of direct reports, peers and authority figures. A leader with high emotional intelligence can manage his or her own impulses, communicate with others effectively, manage change well, solve problems, and use humor [...]

2019-06-25T19:51:27+00:00June 25th, 2019|

Manufacturing Leadership Development Series – Module 4: Team Work and Team Building – June 25, 2019 – 9:00 am to 12 noon CT

Teams are typically comprised of people with diverse ideas and backgrounds and will always outperform individuals when leaders understand how to build these teams and leverage the strengths of all team members. Participants will encourage participants to explore the different aspects of a team, as well as ways that they can become a top-notch team [...]

2019-06-21T14:13:50+00:00June 21st, 2019|

A&WMA 112th Annual Conference (ACE 2019) in Quebec City, Canada – June 25-28, 2019

Start Date: 6/25/2019 8:00 AM EDT End Date: 6/28/2019 5:00 PM EDT Venue Name: Quebec Convention Centre Location: 1000, boul. René-Lévesque Est Quebec City, QC  Canada  G1R 5T8   Organization Name: Air & Waste Management Association Contact: Gerald Armstrong Email: Phone: 412-904-6018   A&WMA's 112th Annual Conference & Exhibition June 25-28, 2019 Quebec City Convention Centre, Quebec, QC, CAN [...]

2019-06-20T14:12:16+00:00June 20th, 2019|

Reinhold Round Table 2019 – June 24-25, 2019 in Birmingham, AL

2019 REINHOLD/PCUG is the first combined conference of the NOx-Combustion-CCR/PCUG and the APC-Wastewater/PCUG.   It includes a 60+ booth expo, training, and technical sessions. Tom Busmann and Saleem Zwayyed from Focus will be attending the conference and are available to discuss O&M cost reduction, environmental compliance, lime utilization/optimization, operating cost reduction, optimization of gas cleaning system, [...]

2019-06-18T15:06:54+00:00June 18th, 2019|

Manufacturing Leadership Development Series – Module 3: Coaching and Mentoring – June 18, 2019 – 9 am to 12 noon CT

Coaching and mentoring comes in multiple forms and both are critical to the success of strengthening your team and building a solid succession plan for key leaders. This area of leadership can become one of the most rewarding parts of any job when properly understood and executed. This module defines and explains how to coach [...]

2019-06-12T18:13:15+00:00June 12th, 2019|

Knoxville Chamber of Commerce – Shrimp Boil 2019 – June 13, 5 to 7 pm

The Shrimp Boil will feature great food, music, and top business and community leaders.  Elected officials and others from across Tennessee have been invited to this extraordinary affair. Casual attire is encouraged! Location:  Jackson Terminal, 213 W. Jackson Avenue, Knoxville Cost:  $35 for members, $45 for non-members Purchase your tickets at

2019-06-07T13:42:23+00:00June 7th, 2019|

Manufacturing Leadership Development Series – Module 2: Goal Setting and Execution – June 11, 2019 – 9 am to 12 noon CT

All leaders must be able to establish goals and create a vision for how their teams can achieve individual and team goals that are integrated into higher level corporate goals. Importance of creating goals that are achievable yet stretch the team to reach higher levels of performance. This module reviews creating SMART goals and prioritizing [...]

2019-06-06T19:47:50+00:00June 6th, 2019|