Workplace Visit Opportunities Coming Up
June 12th, 2017
Investors in Excellence, in collaboration with Onsites Insights, have organised further opportunities to spend a day with some of the world’s best companies. There are upcoming visits in June & July. Join us on one of these great visits to find inspiration on business improvement, employee engagement and Lean.
Inspiring Workplaces – Culture Tour of NEXT JUMP
15 June 2017
This is an outstanding opportunity to visit an internet company that has set the benchmark in employee engagement and culture. Their culture tour is just three hours and will give you an open and honest look at how they have created a truly engaged workforce. Sleep clinics, hackathons and a fun reward and recognition programme contribute to make this a remarkable place to work.
Location: London, Waterloo
Start/Finish Time: 3-5pm
Health & Safety Visit – Agfa
20 June 2017
The culture of Health & Safety at Agfa was established during the Du Pont period of ownership, however it is sustained to a remarkable standard by the current management team who believe in safety first, without question and without compromise. On this visit they will share with visitors how they have created a culture where safety drives operational improvement and sustains high levels of workplace organisation and excellence in H&S performance.
Start/Finish Time: 9.30 – 4pm
Cost: £195 plus VAT
Best Practice Visit – Toyota Motor Manufacturing
17 July 2017
Toyota remain one of the best companies to see Lean, the Toyota Production System and Toyota Way in action. See first-hand how this world class manufacturing site implement and sustain Five S, Kanban, Visual Management, Standardised Work, Poke Yoke, Yamazumi, Kamishibai and many of the other lean tools. Most importantly you will see on this visit how the site sustains best practice with a focus on culture and people first.
Start/Finish Time: 9.45 – 2pm
Cost: £395 plus VAT
Inspiring Workplaces – Happy
18 July 2017
A visit to Happy, a computer training company based in East London, will make you want to improve the way you work and engage with others. They are pioneers in work-life balance, openness, honesty and transparency in leadership and have supported thousands of companies in their pursuit of better and happier workplaces. Spend a day at Happy and gain an in-depth understanding of the Happy Manifesto, how they “Create a Great Place to Work” and how they ensure customers receive excellent service.
Start/Finish Time: 10 – 3.15pm
Cost: £295 plus VAT