January 2016

    Get the Most from Your Employee Survey This Year


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    Get the Most from Your Employee Survey This Year
    January 29, 2016 - Most companies state that their workforce is their most valuable asset.  However, sometimes our words and our actions do not always match.  One of my favorite ways to check the pulse of any organization that I have been a part of is the...

    3 Ways to Inspire Innovation and Creativity in Your Lean Six Sigma Programs


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    3 Ways to Inspire Innovation and Creativity in Your Lean Six Sigma Programs
    January 28, 2016 -   Just like any program that you want to stand the test of time, the progression of your lean and/or six sigma programs is one that needs your continual attention to detail.  The concern is that the successful future of our companies...

    Building a Better Maintenance Organization


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    Building a Better Maintenance Organization
    January 28, 2016 - It is the rare organization that isn't rife with opportunities to improve asset reliability. The challenge is how to make it happen. read more

    How to Identify Your First Six Sigma Project


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    How to Identify Your First Six Sigma Project
    January 27, 2016 - The primary goal of Six Sigma is to eliminate defects in a process. The desired outcome is improved quality and efficiency for the business. This overall result is achieved by streamlining business processes and eliminating wasted effort and...

    Interview with the International Coach Federation


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    Interview with the International Coach Federation
    January 27, 2016 - Heather Doyle, iPEC’s Director of Admissions interviews Don Whittle of the ICFThe International Coach Federation (the ICF) is an internationally recognized association dedicated to the coaching industry. During this interview replay, you...

    Sorry, but Lean is about Cost Reduction


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    Sorry, but Lean is about Cost Reduction
    January 25, 2016 - It seems to be popular these last years and more recently to explicitly state that Lean is not (only) about cost reduction or cost cutting. See the recent posts by Mark Graban or Matt Hrivnak. So let me be somewhat controversial in this...

    Should Employers Treat Employees Like Family?


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    Should Employers Treat Employees Like Family?
    January 20, 2016 - It’s not an easy path but proponents say the personal and financial rewards are well worth it.read more

    The Second Edition of “The Complete Lean Enterprise: Value Stream Mapping for Office and Services”...


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    January 19, 2016 - It has been 10 years since the publication of the award-winning, best-selling book called The Complete Lean Enterprise: Value Stream Mapping for Office and Services. This book brought value stream mapping and Lean thinking out of the factory and...

    Countdown to KataCon


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    Countdown to KataCon
    January 16, 2016 - The 2nd Toyota Kata summit is February 18-19 in Fort Lauderdale, and I plan to be there.This year looks to be more of a cross-section of people and companies that are working on their own versions of the culture shift. There isn’t “one...

    “Would I make a good coach?” And other powerful questions to ask yourself.


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    January 14, 2016 - What inspired you to explore becoming a coach? What was it that prompted you to reach out to iPEC? What questions do you have about coaching and about our program? Perhaps you would be interested in hearing from someone who had the same questions as...

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