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FABTECH 2013 Podcast: Scott Kartvedt of Afterburner Inc.

Nov 19, 2013

At FABTECH 2013, taking place now in Chicago, ThomasNet News interviews Scott Kartvedt of Afterburner Inc. about Flawless Execution, a leadership strategy based on principles derived from military discipline and organization that he teaches clients. 

Kartvedt is a former Blue Angel, and many of the consultants at Afterburner Inc. are former military members. He discussed how and why military principles work in the corporate world and in life, as well as the issues facing military personnel who return to civilian life.

FABTECH 2013 is North America's largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. It's taking place Nov. 18 to 21 at the North and South Halls of McCormick Place. The trade show and conference sets the stage for new ideas, products and technology through interactive exhibits, educational programming, and networking opportunities. FABTECH covers more than 550,000 sq ft and features more than 35,000 attendees and 1,500 exhibiting companies.