April 2013 - Major Oak Consulting

Adam Golden, Principal, Major Oak Consulting, to Speak at the Upcoming American Payroll Association’s 31st Annual Congress

Adam Golden will be a speaker at the upcoming American Payroll Association’s 31st Annual Congress to be held at the Gaylord Texan Hotel and Convention Center in Grapevine, TX, May 7-11, 2013. Adam is presenting two sessions. The first discusses the benefits of the trending transition from static Annual Compensation Statements to highly-interactive Total Rewards Solutions. He will highlight how Total Rewards Solutions have the ability to provide a much broader view of compensation packages employees receive from their employers, and help an organization attract and retain top talent. Adam will also be co-presenting a Payroll Best Practices Recap, which discusses high level payroll best practices trends across a variety of different topics. This topic summarizes the work, insights and discussions over the past year from Adam’s role as co-chair of the APA’s Best Practices Subcommittee of the APA’s Strategic Payroll Leadership Task Force.

Major Oak to Speak at the 2013 Project Management Institute (New Jersey Chapter) Symposium

Lori Britt, Vice President of Consulting Services, will be a Track Speaker at the upcoming Project Management Institute (PMI) New Jersey Chapter Symposium to be held in Edison, NJ on May 6th, 2013. Lori’s presentation, “Developing World Class Process Maps” will help PMI members add an important skill to their Project Management toolkit. Although they are the foundation of all business activities, most companies’ processes are undocumented or poorly documented. When done correctly, process mapping is a valuable tool for identifying and prioritizing improvement opportunities. To learn more about the Symposium, please visit the event website at http://www.pminj.org/13-smp/smp.mr.

Adam Golden, Principal, Major Oak Consulting, discusses “Demonstrating the Value of Process Excellence” at the 2013 PEX (Process Excellence) Conference in Orlando, FL

Adam Golden provides insight into key challenges facing process professionals in a January 2013 interview at the annual Process Excellence Conference. Adam emphasizes the importance of process excellence teams, how they add real value to the bottom line and comments on what process professionals can do to better demonstrate their worth. Watch the interview here and see what it means to go beyond the “Voice of the Customer.”