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Chet Frame


Role and Company

Principal, Border Business Consultants


18 years experience in consulting


El Paso, TX

About Chet

Mr. Chester H. Frame, CPIM, CSCP, CPSM is an educator, trainer, seminar presenter and management consultant with experience in implementations and support for customers around the world. Chet is the founder and head of Border Business Consultants, a bilingual, international consulting and training firm focused on improving efficiency in Operations Management. Mr. Frame has more than thirty years of hands on experience working in Operations Management and Logistics Management, having worked with companies like Tyco, Thomson Consumer Electronics, Teleflex, Philips, Cummins, Johnson & Johnson, General Electric, Johnson Controls, Delphi, Lexmark, Scientific Atlanta, BRP, 3M, Cardinal Health Care, and Lear.

Chet holds a Six Sigma Administrative Green Belt. He started learning Materials Management and SPC in the 1970’s while working for a U.S. automotive parts manufacturer. He has used his SPC and Six Sigma skills to improve manufacturing processes and administrative processes. He has applied the techniques to Supply Chain Management with a very high level of success.

One of the APICS nationally recognized Master presenters and trainers; Chet trains the trainers and led the TEAM Process in APICS. Chet is certified as a Master Instructor for CPIM, CSCP, and Train-the-Trainer and Learning Dynamics for Instructors. He has presented at International Conferences in Europe and North America. Chet is on the Board of Directors of the El Paso/Juarez Chapter of APICS. He is also a member of AME and ISM.

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27 days ago

How can I utilize government loans to start of a veteran-based small business?

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3 months ago

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7 months ago

How are all source analysts used in the corporate world to understand threats to a company?

Good day, Tracy, Building on Seth's response, you may want to include Supply Chain Development and Corporate Sourcing positions. Supply...

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8 months ago

Can anyone provide any feedback about what is required to be a teacher of English as a second language?

Good morning, Angelina. Thank you for your service. There is no one answer to your question other than, it depends....

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10 months ago

What are some best uses of time while waiting to start school?

Good morning. Bernard's response is excellent. I will add another thought. Look for an intern opportunity with a business near...

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