The Squeeze ? a novel approach to business sustainability
Event Location : Braeside
Event Date : 8/6/2008 0:00
Event Time : 9.00am - 4.30pm
About Event : The Squeeze ? a novel approach to business sustainability
"The Squeeze" tells the story of a fight
for survival of a small, family-owned
Midwest manufacturer. Barely breaking
even despite switching to a leaner
format, Brookings Manufacturing is
feeling squeezed by its competitors
whose prices are 25 percent less, its
employees who have trust issues, the
bank that questions the company's
ability to pay back loans and the
EPA, which is citing the company for
Its new CEO, Adam Brookings, finds
himself at a crossroads: He can sell
the barely profitable business and
leave the fate of his lifetime friends
and co-workers to chance, move 200
manufacturing jobs overseas and
substantially affect the local community
or try something new.
Brookings turns the company around
by implementing sustainability, which
goes beyond lean and secures future
success for the organisation.
If you're serious about leading, changing and improving the culture in
your business, do not miss this event!
This one day program will help leaders create a vision and understanding for how they can link their manufacturing excellence programs with environmental sustainability and move beyond compliance towards becoming a truly ‘Sustainable Organisation’
The program includes an overview and an awareness session by an international facilitator, combined with a practical on-site visit and discussion of ‘where-to’.
Participants will complete a self-assessment and discuss specific actions that can lead their organisation towards future sustainability goals and outcomes.
Download the Sustainable Enterprise flyer at www.i2e.org.au/downloads/sustainable2008.pdf