March 2017

    Do You Need PPM or Continuous Improvement Software?


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    Do You Need PPM or Continuous Improvement Software?
    March 31, 2017 - There are a number of technology solutions designed to help companies accelerate improvement initiatives and support business process improvement disciplines such as Lean and Six Sigma. It isn’t surprising that software buyers can become...

    3 Key Aspects of Technology that Small Business Owner Should be Aware of


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    March 31, 2017 - In every aspect of life, the rapid progress of technology has made what was cutting-edge a number of years ago virtually obsolete today. The world of business has proved no exception to this rule with ground-breaking innovations rolling out...

    3 Key Aspects of Technology that Small Business Owner Should be Aware of


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    March 31, 2017 - In every aspect of life, the rapid progress of technology has made what was cutting-edge a number of years ago virtually obsolete today. The world of business has proved no exception to this rule with ground-breaking innovations rolling out...

    5 Simple Steps to Conduct Capability Analysis with Non-Normal Data


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    5 Simple Steps to Conduct Capability Analysis with Non-Normal Data
    March 31, 2017 - by Kevin Clay, guest bloggerIn transactional or service processes, we often deal with lead-time data, and usually that data does not follow the normal distribution.Consider a Lean Six Sigma project to reduce the lead time required to install an...

    Even In New Digs, Immelt Paints As Big a Picture As Ever for GE


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    Even In New Digs, Immelt Paints As Big a Picture As Ever for GE
    March 31, 2017 - Just blocks from his new office (no longer “palatial” and no longer in Connecticut), General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt goes long on digital disruption, how to operate globally after all these years, and how the Trump Administration could...

    Lean Quote: Use Every Person's Skill Set to the Fullest


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    Lean Quote: Use Every Person's Skill Set to the Fullest
    March 31, 2017 - On Fridays I will post a Lean related Quote. Throughout our lifetimes many people touch our lives and leave us with words of wisdom. These can both be a source of new learning and also a point to pause and reflect upon lessons we have learned....

    What Makes Kanban Effective?


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    What Makes Kanban Effective?
    March 31, 2017 - What Makes Kanban Effective?Kanban, which was originally modeled after a Toyota Production System, means “billboard” or “signboard” in Japanese. Scheduling systems like Kanban help to eliminate wasted resources, help people...

    Congratulations to our Chairman Professor Daniel T Jones


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    Congratulations to our Chairman Professor Daniel T Jones
    March 31, 2017 - Professor Jones said“Lean thinking has been central to the Best Factory of the year awards in Germany over the last 25 years. This surprise Lifetime Achievement Award confirms that lean thinking has had a much more profound impact on German...

    Reorganizing for the Digital Age


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    Reorganizing for the Digital Age
    March 30, 2017 - The nature of work is changing and it’s happening fast. So fast, in fact that companies are struggling to keep up with the changes. Reorganizing for the Digital Age is a challenge that all companies will have to face. Only 11 percent of global...

    Bringing the Balanced Scorecard Back to Life


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    March 30, 2017 - Some industry analysts and organizational executives have questioned the effectiveness of the balanced scorecard. The tool, introduced by Robert Kaplan and David Norton in 1992 in an article in the Harvard Business Review, is used to articulate to...

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