General Cable Corporation 
Intermediate level
Value Stream 6 Achieving Business Results

How to engage your employees with visual systems

Tuesday, Oct. 20 Location Code
2:00pm-3:00pm Room 206/207, 2nd floor TP/18

Motivating talent in a multicultural environment

Everything you want to know about motivating and engaging employees in continuous improvement progress through visual systems; change management; build a platform for CI; TWI concepts employed in a multicultural environment.


Expand your knowledge about the power of visual systems to motivate your employees in continuous improvement (CI) initiatives. Learn how General Cable applies visual systems to communicate and build involvement in needed change. Hear about useful strategies for driving organizational objectives and fostering engagement as you unlock the potential of organizational talent. Understand visual communication’s impact on change management. Gain information about TWI (Training Within Industry) initiatives and developing a platform for CI in a multicultural environment.


General Cable Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is the third-largest wire and cable manufacturer in the world. The company has 57 manufacturing locations in 28 countries. Headquartered in Highland Heights, KY, General Cable manufactures and distributes wire and cable products in virtually every market and category. The company was named one of IndustryWeek Top Ten Best Plants.

Speaker: Tom Lacey

Tom Lacey is the manufacturing manager at General Cable’s Manchester, NH plant. He has an engineering background and leadership experience in various companies. He has served in engineering, operations management, plant management and sales management positions. Lacey holds six patents.