Workshop – Focusing on the Important (Tuesday, April 21, 2020 1:00 – 3:00 PM)

Join us for a 2-hour interactive workshop on attention management, time blocking and prioritization. IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL . . . Understand what “attention management” means Learn how to use time blocking Get to know three different prioritization techniques and practice using two of those techniquesThis workshop is a combination of lecture, discussion, and hands-on activity. … Continue reading Workshop – Focusing on the Important (Tuesday, April 21, 2020 1:00 – 3:00 PM)

Leading Process Improvement: The Secret to Building Innovative Teams (Fri, March 20, 2020)

Lead and measure process improvement efforts in a way that inspires teams to continue with innovation and to achieve strong outcomes IN THIS WORKSHOP, YOU WILL . . . 5 principles to building an innovative cultureHow to say No in a way that encourages more ideasLead and lag measures, level loading, and simple dashboardingCelebrating and … Continue reading Leading Process Improvement: The Secret to Building Innovative Teams (Fri, March 20, 2020)

Beyond the 5 Whys: Values-Based Decision Making for Process Improvement (Thursday, February 27, 2020)

The Five Whys tool helps explore past decisions. What guides decisions now and in the future? For example, when you buy sticky notes, is it more important to choose the most inexpensive price, an environmentally-friendly option, or shop at a local business? Whether you are buying something, improving a vendor process, creating a strategic plan, … Continue reading Beyond the 5 Whys: Values-Based Decision Making for Process Improvement (Thursday, February 27, 2020)

The M&M Quality Workshop using Measurement System Analysis (Friday, January 17, 2020)

Is your team producing consistent, error-proofed products? About this Event How do you know if each operator is consistent with themselves (repeatability), consistent with the team (reproducibility) and working to the same standard? Have you exhausted your quick-hit tools only to find yourself in a worse state of confusion as to where to pinpoint the … Continue reading The M&M Quality Workshop using Measurement System Analysis (Friday, January 17, 2020)

Q3 2019 Kaizen Forum at Spectra Logic

Post-Event Recap Join us for the Colorado Lean Network Quarterly Kaizen Event hosted by Spectra Logic. Lean Manufacturing – Exploring the tools we use to enhance productivity, quality and timeliness. The team at Spectra Logic will share their Lean journey, facilitate interactive small-group learning activities, and host a Network Marketplace so you can learn about … Continue reading Q3 2019 Kaizen Forum at Spectra Logic

2019 Colorado Lean Summit: Game Changer

Request for sponsors Events exist with your help. Your donations are very much appreciated. Link to Post-Event Summary & Pictures Event Description Join us at the 6th Annual Colorado Lean Summit to: Learn and practice new skills through hands-on, interactive workshopsDiscuss real-world case studies first-hand with improvement project leadsExplore local resources to support your journeyBuild … Continue reading 2019 Colorado Lean Summit: Game Changer

Q2 2019 Kaizen Forum at DIA

Join us for the Colorado Lean Network Quarterly Kaizen Event hosted by the Denver International Airport Peak Performance Team. Post Event Write-up Making Progress with Value Streams - from individual innovations to entire team innovating to cross-organizational process ownership. Denver International Airport is hosting this event to share the journey we’ve undergone from individual innovations … Continue reading Q2 2019 Kaizen Forum at DIA

LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY: Dry Goods FUTURE STATE Analysis at Metro Caring (Wednesday, February 20, 2019)

Curious to see how to facilitate a current state analysis for goods sorted and stocked in the Metro Caring store? We have partnered with Metro Caring to offer Lean facilitation support while at the same time offering our members an opportunity to observe Lean facilitation and tools in practice. AT THIS LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY … Continue reading LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY: Dry Goods FUTURE STATE Analysis at Metro Caring (Wednesday, February 20, 2019)

LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY: Dry Goods CURRENT STATE Analysis at Metro Caring (Wednesday, February 13, 2019)

LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY: Dry Goods CURRENT STATE Analysis at Metro Caring Curious to see how to facilitate a current state analysis for goods sorted and stocked in the Metro Caring store? We have partnered with Metro Caring to offer Lean facilitation support while at the same time offering our members an opportunity to observe … Continue reading LEAN IN THE COMMUNITY: Dry Goods CURRENT STATE Analysis at Metro Caring (Wednesday, February 13, 2019)

Metro Caring Value Stream Analysis (Tuesday, November 6, 2018)

COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Metro Caring Value Stream Analysis Curious to see how a Value Stream Analysis is facilitated? We have partnered with Metro Caring to offer Lean facilitation support while at the same time offering our members an opportunity to observe Lean facilitation and tools in practice. AT THIS WORKSHOP At this workshop facilitator Jennifer House … Continue reading Metro Caring Value Stream Analysis (Tuesday, November 6, 2018)