Vendor Procurement from the Startup Perspective

So, it turns out that “Managing Director of Operations” is synonymous with being 1) the ultimate problem solver and 2) scrappy as heck. As an ops guru in education and startups, Liz Hinman has purchased and stocked schools with everything from chalk to computers, she’s overseen tech development teams and she’s scaled startups. And, as…

Vendor Procurement from a Big Org Perspective

Business operations positions can be demanding as these professionals are asked to deliver on mission-critical activities in the most cost and time effective manner possible. This is especially true in government as every penny belongs to the taxpayer, increasing the visibility of and scrutiny on every decision. Drop in as Karen Burkes – Director of…

Using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) & Dashboards

Liz Hinman –  Managing Director of Operations at LightSail Education – knows a lot about operations and how to use data to manage processes (and people!). Welcome Liz  back as she discusses  how to track business processes with data (and do so while keeping our eyes on the bigger picture!). Want more of Liz? Check…