Learning is a lifelong quest - nothing beats experience earned the hard way, on the job, over time. This does not mean formal training is not important; technical skills can be learned in the classroom. Every executive worth her salt should also read and write to stay current on management thinking.
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Majors in Strategy, International Business and Organizational Behavior
Awesome learning environment: top notch professors and group projects with students from all over the world.
Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
Majors in Industrial Marketing and Business Law
Research university prominent in technology, engineering and space science. Strong industrial and engineering focus.
Reserve Officer Course
Swedish Defense University, Halmstad and Kvarn, Sweden
Studies in Military Science, Leadership under stressful conditions, and Command and Control Science.
Commanding officer of a first responder Arctic Infantry rifle company.
Commanding soldiers in the field is great leadership practice; demanding missions are accomplished only with self-discipline and through personal example. Even in 40 degrees below and 10 feet of snow!
Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), and
Six Sigma Blue Belt
DFSS used for customer-centric product development
Blue Belt certification focus on oversight of Lean/ Six Sigma projects in manufacturing environments.
TapRooT® Advanced Root Cause Analysis Team Leader Training
Root cause analysis process with supporting SaaS software, for finding and fixing root causes of EHSQ incidents.