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
Beyond the 5 Whys: Values-Based Decision Making for Process Improvement (2/27/2020) - 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 (2/27/2020)
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)
HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: Lean 101 - **CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW** Are you a brand new or aspiring Lean Practitioner? Do you need to see and feel Lean in action? Or do you just need a little brush up on some of the fundamentals? AT THIS INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP At this interactive workshop, seasoned facilitator Kirsty Dykes … Continue reading HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: Lean 101
Interactive Workshop: Divergent and Convergent Thinking - Full of ideas and don’t know which to pursue? Have the IDEAL SOLUTION in mind to a problem, but others keep telling you you’re wrong? Perhaps you need some divergent and convergent thinking in your life! During this two hour workshop, we’ll watch a video that’s led the standard in Divergent and Convergent thinking. We’ll … Continue reading Interactive Workshop: Divergent and Convergent Thinking
HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: LEAN 101f - Are you a brand new or aspiring Lean Practitioner? Do you need to see and feel Lean in action? Or do you just need a little brush up on some of the fundamentals? At this interactive workshop, seasoned facilitator Kirsty Dykes will take you through the fundamentals of Lean in a practical simulation. This course … Continue reading HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: LEAN 101f
LEAN LEADERSHIP: THE ART OF ASKING GOOD COACHING QUESTIONS - Do you find yourself acting as the primary problem solver on your team? Do you wish you could get more people on the team to be effective problem solvers? The reality is, as Lean practitioners and leaders, we can’t do all of the problem raising and problem solving ourselves. We need to develop the problem-solving … Continue reading LEAN LEADERSHIP: THE ART OF ASKING GOOD COACHING QUESTIONS
HANDS-ON WORKSHOP: A3 THINKING & IMPLEMENTATION - A3 is more than a tool. It is a methodical approach to think about business problems. We will learn about theory of A3 and then engage in developing our own A3 reports.