September 20, 2010 | Barb Carr

Attend a 2-Day TapRooT® Course in Chicago, Illinois!

chicago-skyline The 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis course will be held October 14-15, 2010.

In just two days you will learn the basics of the TapRooT® System for finding the root causes of problems. Once you find the real root causes using this systematic process, learn to develop effective fixes that will keep problems from happening again.

For more information and to register for the 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis course visit

“The Windy City” borders Lake Michigan and has a population of 2.8 million, making it the largest city in Illinois. The city’s attractions, businesses, and commerce bring 44.2 million visitors annually. Making use of its abundant resources, Chicago has a heritage for hosting major international, national, regional, and local events that include commerce, culture, entertainment, politics, and sports. On June 4, 2008, Chicago was chosen as one of the final four world city candidates to host the 2016 Summer Olympics and is the only American city on the list.


Chicago has 29 miles of lakefront paths making it one of the world’s most walkable and beautiful cities. Not only dubbed “The Windy City” but Chicago is often called “The Friendly City.” Whether you’re shopping, dining, or sightseeing, Chicago has much to offer. Here are a few recommendations for your visit to “The Windy, Friendly City.”

Area Attractions:

sears-tower2The Willis Tower offers an incredible view of the city from the tower’s 99th floor Skydeck. Spanning up to 50 miles, visitors can see four states from the deck.

Lincoln Park Zoo is home to more than 1,000 mammals, reptiles, and birds. Located just minutes north of Chicago, the zoo is a plush oasis in the shadow of skyscrapers.

The Garfield Park Conservatory is Chicago’s botanical gem under glass. The conservatory has been home to rare tropical plants for more than 100 years.

Navy Pier is Chicago’s lakefront playground and the Midwest’s #1 attraction with more than 8.6 million visitors a year. On the shores of Lake Michigan, the boardwalk offers rides, restaurants, exhibitions, shopping, tour boats, dinner cruises and more!

Millennium Park is an award-winning center for art, music, architecture and landscape design. The park has concerts and events all year long and is located in the heart of downtown.

The Field Museum of Natural History boasts a comprehensive set of human cultural anthropology exhibits, including artifacts from ancient Egypt, the Pacific Northwest and Tibet.

The Magnificent Mile is Chicago’s version of the Champs-Elysées: a grand wide boulevard with exclusive shops, museums, restaurants and ritzy hotels.

The Shedd Aquarium is a must-see for anyone visiting Chicago. Entertainment, education, conservation—the aquarium is a definite crowd pleaser!

Dining in Chicago:

dining-al-fresco2From picnics in the park to rooftop eateries to great jazz clubs, Chicago has many ways to enjoy food, fun, and libations.

Andy’s Jazz Club is one of Chicago’s most popular jazz clubs. Great music is accompanied by a full menu including steaks, chicken, seafood, pasta, pizza and more!

The Weber Grill Restaurant will delight even the pickiest of grill masters. Featuring all your favorites, the Grill offers steaks, burgers, barbeque and more.

Lou Mitchell’s Restaurant has been a Chicago favorite for more than 85 years. Known primarily for their breakfast menu, (which they serve all day) they also offer an array of sandwiches. So whether you’re craving breakfast or lunch, Lou Mitchell’s has something for everyone.spread-of-food3

Gene & Georgetti Steakhouse has been one of Chicago’s finest since 1941, but don’t let the name fool you. In addition to fantastic steaks, they also have a full Italian menu with all the traditional favorites.

Manny’s Cafeteria and Delicatessen has been a Chicago institution since 1942. Manny’s offers daily specials, and their regular menu is something to behold–from a corned beef sandwich to meatloaf or even salmon, it’s hard to make up your mind when you walk into Manny’s.

For more information and to register for the 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis course visit:

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