Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 4

Our last week of training in Chicago was certainly an adventure! For the first few days, we regrouped with the Corporate trainees for an overview of operations and logistics.  It was very eye-opening to see all the work and different pieces of the puzzle that come together to produce our products! On Tuesday evening, Operations … Continue reading Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 4

Manufacturing Management Trainee Program- Week 3

We’ve just wrapped up the third week of the Manufacturing Management Trainee Program! This week was very involved for us as we were in yellow belt training each day. In the Lean Six Sigma program, there are different levels or “belts” that can be achieved through training and implementation of the tools through projects. As … Continue reading Manufacturing Management Trainee Program- Week 3

Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 4 2018

Week four in the Corporate Management Training Program was centered around the Operations Division of the company. This week exposed us to the departments of Procurement, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing. It offered many of us an entirely new perspective on the movement of products through our supply chain and manufacturing facilities, and it allowed us … Continue reading Corporate Management Trainee Program Week 4 2018

Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 2 2018

The second week of the MMT program focused on the daily operations of the plant and began after a Friday visiting the Glenview R&D facility. We tried on arthritis gloves to see how difficult it is to open certain types of packaging.  It was really eye-opening to see all the different aspects of product development, … Continue reading Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 2 2018

Business Development Trainee Program Week 1 2018

Bridget Carlson checking in to give readers a glimpse at a Business Development Trainee’s first week on the job. As a recent University of Michigan graduate, I was eager to apply what I learned in my college classrooms to the promised growing opportunities of University Relations programs.  Through the interview process, I quickly became familiar … Continue reading Business Development Trainee Program Week 1 2018

Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 1 2018

           The first week of the Manufacturing Management Trainee program was jam packed in the best way! On Sunday night before our first day of work, we all moved into our temporary housing in downtown Chicago and got deep dish pizza together as a cohort. The next day, we met all the other trainees in … Continue reading Manufacturing Management Trainee Program Week 1 2018