Leadership Development
For Individual Leaders

I applaud you for your self awareness and desire to improve.

To support you, I've brought together free trainings, discussions and resources into this one spot. 

Now, It's Up To You!

Ready to Own Your Development? Dive Right In.

How to Get More of the Right Things Done
A Lean Leadership Podcast Series

You KNOW you’re not spending enough of your time how it counts. You WANT to get more of the right things done.

But you’re screaming inside your head: I just don’t have enough time. I’m already working long hours. I’m already behind on my tasks. I already have deliverables that are late. 

This 8-Part Podcast series walks you through next steps to get more of the right things done.

Giving Recognition to Spark Improvement
with State of Missouri

Let’s be real. Engaging the team in continuous improvement involves a ton of change as we learn new ways of thinking and working. So how do we help people take this new improvement-based action? How can we spark more of the helpful improvement behaviors we want? In this session, you’ll learn one simple method and how most folks get it wrong today. You’ll leave the session with three key steps you can start today to actively spark a change in your work team.

Transition from DOING Problem Solving to COACHING Problem Solving
with Lean Frontiers

In this online training, you'll challenge yourself to take two critical steps to transition from doing to coaching.

  • Key differences between doing and coaching
  • How your problem-solving skills get in the way of coaching
  • Two critical steps you can start today to become a better problem-solving coach

Practicing Lean
Chapter 6
with Mark Graban

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The Question That Changed Everything for Me
on My Favorite Mistake

In this podcast, you'll hear:

  • Jamie talk about working to change her leadership style away from "command and control"
  • The question that changed everything for her as a leader
  • How she eventually figured out how to get through to one manager who was resistant to her coaching
The Role of Ops Leaders in Integrating Lean
with Gemba Academy

In this episode, you'll learn:

  • About Jamie’s podcast (4:23)
  • The quote that inspires Jamie (6:17)
  • Jamie’s background (9:10)
  • The role ops leaders play in organizational culture (11:42)
  • The potential pitfalls (16:01)
  • Shifting to lean as a better way of working (25:45)
How to Coach Leaders to Coach Others 
with Gemba Academy

In this episode, you'll learn:

  • Jamie’s leadership transition (6:16)
  • About purpose and beliefs (16:40)
  • When leadership doesn’t align with the workforce (17:47)
  • About problem solving (19:16)
  • The 5 Cs (21:13)
  • The importance of leaders being vulnerable (27:26)
How to Ease the Pain of Change 
with KaiNexus

In this webinar, you'll:

  • Uncover one common change management teaching that's flat-out wrong (and what to do instead)
  • Understand the psychology of change and its relation to Respect for People and Continuous Improvement
  • Discover the one most important factor to help transform to a Lean culture
  • Learn 8 practical steps to help teams embrace change more quickly 

Are you responsible for a team of managers? Are you ready to invest in your leadership team's abilities to lead people and deliver results?

I'd like to invite you to schedule a call to explore your vision, the current obstacles, and your potential next steps.

Work With Jamie

CLIENTS CALL ME WHEN:
📞 KPIs are lagging behind targets
📞 The culture and people leadership show red flags
📞 Improvements repeatedly slide back or stall (in the breadth or depth of adoption)
📞 The organization is facing change (new products, shifting customer demands, or competitive risks)

Ready to explore training, integration, and consulting solutions with Jamie?

Schedule a Call

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  • In-Person + Virtual
  • Keynotes + Training
  • Substance + Style

Give your audience an experience that makes a difference with core topics customized to your needs.

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Are you responsible for a team of managers? Are you ready to invest in your leadership team's abilities to lead people and deliver results?

I'd like to invite you to schedule a call to explore your vision, the current obstacles, and your potential next steps.

Now, more than ever, you need great leaders in your organization. People who know how to inspire excellence and draw out the best in others.


There’s a pandemic. Economic uncertainty. Political unrest.

Stress levels are high. People are anxious, tense, and struggling to adjust to new protocols.

People worry, “Will there be another lockdown?” “Am I safe working here?” “Will I have a job and full-time income two months from now?”

Amidst all the noise, it’s harder than ever to inspire people to do their best work.

That’s why leadership development is especially crucial right now.

That’s where I can help. Schedule a call.


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