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Principles of Lean Manufacturing: How to Apply Them To Any Business Seminar, Oct. 29, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Foundations Bank, N35 W23877 Highfield Court, Pewaukee; $45 per person, includes presentations Implementing Lean Ideas in a Small Business by Christopher Behrendt of Behr Enterprises, Lean Metrics and Accounting by Normal Roller of Suby, Von Haden & Associates S.C., and Getting Serious About Lean by Linda Kieddowski of The Paranet Group; RSVP to Sandy Kelly at 262-691-3754 or sandy.kelly@foundationsbank.com

Pre-Employment Strength Testing Workshop Hosted by the Horton Group, November 4, 2008 8:00 – 11:00 a.m., The Horton Group, N19W24101 N. Riverwood Drive in Waukesha. The workshop will explain pre-employment strength testing and the use of isokinetics in the screening process. Attendees will also receive information on applicable employment law, jobs best suited to strength testing, post-injury testing and how isokinetics can positively impact the bottom line. Executive managers, human resource directors and safety staff will benefit from this workshop. To find out more or to register, visit www.thehortongroup.com/strengthtesting or contact Michelle Mikrut of Network Safety Consultants, Inc. at 866-335-7233. The workshop is complementary but space is limited.

Going Green Without Going in the Red, November 11, 2008 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Get the facts from the architects behind environmental design and the architects behind the contract. DeWitt Ross & Stevens and Durrant will conduct a free building seminar “Going Green Without Going in the Red” Tuesday, November 11, 2008, at the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum – Dining Room and Main Room on the 1st Floor, 2220 North Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee. Thomas Cox, AIA, LEED-AP, President of the Wisconsin Green Building Alliance and Managing Principal of Durrant and Attorney Michael Christopher, Shareholder of DeWitt Ross & Stevens will present information on Sustainable Design at No Additional Cost and Legal Risks and Opportunities in Building Green. Networking, free Cocktails and Hors d’ oeuvres will be from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm and the Presentation will begin at 5:00 pm and go until 6:00 pm. If you would like to attend this free event, please RSVP to Martha Olson at 608-252-9234 or events@dewittross.com by Friday, November 7, 2008.

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