Capturing what your employees know and then formatting and presenting it to the company has become a huge need as the amount and value of knowledge along with the efficiency of getting to it has become increasingly important. The amount of internal knowledge is growing exponentially just as many cornerstone employees are retiring, taking what they know with them. We will show you what you know, who knows it, how to gather it, and how to transfer that information effectively to others at your company. We have found that with the proper champion, the implementation of a solution is the simple part of the problem. Realizing there is the problem and getting business buy-in is the hard part!
- Learn how to find the lost undocumented information at your company
- Learn how to capture information that’s leaving the company with employees
- Learn how to drive employees to this information with minimal work
- Discover simple metrics on the success of the process
Dan Dankert is a CAD/BIM/VDC Manager at Mead & Hunt with over 20 years of experience. Dan has worked as a draftsman, engineer, IT Director, and CAD/BIM Manger. He is an active member in both a Wisconsin BIM Mangers and West Coast Virtual Design and Construction Groups. Dan maintains the internal company blogs, standards, and all building department training, both basic and continuing education on software. Dan has lead companies from hand to CAD drafting and from CAD to Building Information Modeling (BIM). He has expertise in most Autodesk applications and deployment processes. He is a Revit Certified Professional and efficiency and standards evangelist.
Rebecca Shumate took on her new role as a CAD manager at Mead & Hunt, Inc., 18 months ago. She previously spent a half dozen years there as a CAD coordinator in the water resources department mentoring new employees, creating standards, and doing CAD quality control before transferring to the big leagues. Now she spends her days training and supporting hundreds of users in a variety of departments and disciplines in dozens of offices across the country. She was a presenter at the Mead & Hunt Tech Expo in 2014 and is an Autodesk Certified Professional in AutoCAD Civil 3D software. Rebecca previously worked at Morton & Pitalo, Inc., for 3 years learning about site development, traffic plans, and storm-water pollution-prevention plan (SWPPP) requirements before the housing bubble burst. When she has time to escape from the world of CAD, you will probably find her traveling to a foreign country or decorating a cake.