Lean Six Sigma White Belt
Join New Horizons Instructor Gabe Chapa for this free Lean Six Sigma White Belt workshop. During this White Belt Presentation, students will be introduced to an overview of Lean Six Sigma Methods, Lean Six Sigma positioning and roles, and variability introduction. Students who attend this workshop lend support to the process improvement projects as either a Project Leader or as a Team Member. Upon completion, White Belt students will be comfortable with their introduction to the tools and methods to be used as follows:
• To acquire a basic understanding of Six Sigma and Lean
• To obtain knowledge about the DMAIC process (Six Sigma structure) and their roles
• To understand specific DMAIC processes including how to define, measure, analyze, improve, and control
• To reduce resources and waste, while augmenting satisfaction among customers
- Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 2:00PM Eastern
Where Does Your Company Rate on the Cybersecurity Scorecard?
It’s now more important than ever to understand the gaping holes in your IT Security infrastructure. Realizing your deficiencies is the first step in applying the corrective measures which could end up saving your business. The NIST Cybersecurity Framework Scorecard spans 5 functional areas and nearly two dozen IT related categories so you can identify your low points and take immediate action. Join us for this informative webinar and find out how you rate.
- Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 12:30PM Eastern
Leadership & Development: Orientation and Onboarding for New Employees
PRESENTER: Dawn Kennedy - HR Consultant
As new employees embark upon a new journey with an organization, it can produce feelings of excitement, fear, nervousness, and anxiousness. Everyone wants positive experiences for new employees. We will address some of the tools necessary for the employee to successfully integrate into his or her new position. An organized and smooth orientation and onboarding process can be the key to enhancing excitement, calming fears, and relieving anxiety.
Learn best practices on how to create and deliver a stellar orientation and onboarding process:
Importance of orientation
Align organizational expectations
Implementing those best practices will Increase the probability of employee longevity, loyalty, and commitment.
- Thursday, September 20, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
Enterprise Agile in the age of Digital Transformation
PRESENTER: Cameron Stewart Head of Product Development, AXELOS. Many organizations that make the decision to work in an agile way often fail fast and they learn quickly that they need to have an agile enterprise rather than simply having agile teams. Agile is a cultural step in which an organization empowers its people to work with maximum flexibility and minimum constraints, so any obstructions to the agile way of working will limit its success, just as the herd of buffalo can only move as fast as the slowest member of the herd. Join Cameron Stewart, AXELOS’ Head of Product Development, as he explains what organizations need to consider before embarking on their agile journey and how to avoid a culture of fragile agile.
- Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
The State of Security: Techniques for Managing Risk
Attackers and defenders alike are taking more subtle and sophisticated approaches to security issues today. There’s no one technical or managerial “silver bullet” to resolve these issues with the snap of a finger. To learn more about how organizations today are managing risk in more sophisticated ways, please join Dr. James Stanger as he discusses the current attack landscape, how defenders are managing risk by shifting away from the “defender’s dilemma,” and the implications of this shift to today’s cybersecurity workforce. This webinar will look the overall cybersecurity landscape, and what it means for you today, and into the future.
The ever-evolving attack landscape
The constantly shifting defenders landscape
Moving from the “defender’s dilemma”
Detection and response methodologies, including new ways that existing teams work together
Organizing a business to derive maximum benefit from security controls
- Tuesday, October 2, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
The Intersection of Cybersecurity and IoT
As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to grow rapidly, how will organizations manage the additional risks that the IoT presents within Cybersecurity? What considerations need to be made in order to address the reality that by 2020, IoT will be in 50% of all new technology? How can you gain more reasonable assurance around cybersecurity—not only of your data, but also on operations that increasingly rely on devices, sensors and the IoT. Take a look at how you can use the resources you have in place to address the intersection of cybersecurity and IoT.
- Wednesday, October 3, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
Cybersecurity: From the Boardroom to the Frontline
This interactive, engaging session will go beyond the ‘bits and bytes’ of cybersecurity into the importance that all our people and their behaviors play in our organizational resilience. Nick Wilding, General Manager of Cyber Resilience at AXELOS Global Best Practice will discuss the critical behavioral challenges and how these can be adapted to meet different organizational demands – from the boardroom to the frontline – to be more effective and successful in mitigating the business risks from cyber-attack.
This webinar will discuss:
• Why traditional cybersecurity awareness training techniques are failing us
• Making it real and relevant: the opportunity to build and sustain positive and productive security habits
• What good cyber resilience awareness training can really look like
- Thursday, October 4, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
Cybersecurity at the Speed of DevOps
DevOps has brought important process and tools to enable better testing and automation, but if you talk to any enterprise that has embraced DevOps, who are trying to ensure that cybersecurity is adequately integrated, their challenge is typically twofold: tools and culture.
This webinar will look at how organizations can begin integrating their cybersecurity culture into DevOps or getting to DevSecOps engineering as an ongoing exercise.
In this webinar we will discuss:
What is DevOps - Shifting Left
What's driving the move to DevSecOps
How does one begin the DevSecOps journey?
- Wednesday, October 10, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
Security: Then and Now
Threats to your business are evolving – is your security keeping up? Find out what you need to do to ensure your defenses can meet your requirements, today and in the future. Join us for this live, 45-minute webinar to learn:
How the security threat landscape has changed, and what that means for your security controls
What encryption has done to traffic visibility and how to maintain control
How Palo Alto Networks latest products address these issues
Why to consider deploying PAN-OS 8.0 & 8.1 enhancements
- Thursday, October 11, 2018 | 12:00PM Eastern
Accelerating the Teambuilding Process: Be Fast and More Productive
Congratulations! A new team at your company is being created to start work on an exciting new project and you have been selected as the team's leader. While this is a great opportunity, you are expected to immediately start getting results.
Your challenge is that time is of the essence and budgets are tight, but as team leader you feel it’s imperative to get things going on the right foot.
Using the eight-step LEAPFROG Teambuilding Accelerator methodology you can get your team up and running and productive very quickly. Watch this webinar and learn how.
- Tuesday, October 16, 2018 | 11:00AM Eastern