Open-Book Management

Open-Book Management

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  • What it is. How we practice it. How you can implement it. 

    A radical approach to running a business, Open-Book Management is about empowering every single employee in your business with the tools, education and data they need to act like owners. This seminar explores what Open Book is, why it works and what it looks like in the day-to-day. Only for owners and managers who are ready to share the stress! Only for employees who are ready to step up and take hold of the reins!


    Come to this 2-day seminar to:

    • Hear Zingerman's approach to open-book finance.
    • Figure out whether and how to pursue or further a culture of open-book finance in your organization.
    • Acquire a variety of new tools and techniques for educating and empowering staff to make sound financial decisions.
    • Witness (and even participate in!) a real live open-book finance huddle.
    • Realize that it’s possible to have fun with finance.
    • Discover how you can help improve the US economy!
    • Find a network of peers to call upon to help you get past roadblocks.
    • Laugh out loud, have a-ha moments and realize that lots of well-meaning and well-run organizations face the challenges you do.
    • Tour Zingerman’s Deli and Zingerman’s Bakehouse for a behind-the-scenes peek of how we do things here.
    • Eat delicious Zingerman’s breakfasts and lunches catered by our oldest and newest businesses, and everything in between.
    • Get buzzed on coffee roasted by Zingerman’s Coffee Company and treats from Zingerman’s Bakehouse, Creamery and Candy Company!

    Itinerary

    DAY ONE

    7:30AM Breakfast available
    8:00AM Welcome, Introductions, Overview
    Zingerman's History and Vision
    Why Open Book Finance?
    Zingerman's 3 Steps to Great Finance
    Step #1: Know and Teach the Rules of ZCoB Finance
    Step #2: Keep Score
    Noon Lunch
    1:00PM Step #2: Keep Score (cont.)
    Overview of Day 2
    4:00PM Adjourn
    4:30PM Tour of Zingerman's Deli (optional)

    DAY TWO

    7:00AM Tour of Zingerman's Bakehouse (optional)
    7:30AM Breakfast available
    8:00AM Step #2: Keep Score (cont.)
    Zingerman's Coffee Company Huddle
    Step #3: Share the Success
    Noon Lunch
    1:00PM Step #3: Share the Success (cont.)
    Creating Mini Games
    Open Forum (Q&A with staff panel)
    Final Reflection & Debrief
    4:00PM Adjourn