GA 202 | How to Achieve Clarity with Karen Martin

GA 202 | How to Achieve Clarity with Karen Martin

By Steven Bonacorsi

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GA 202 | How to Achieve Clarity with Karen Martin

This week’s guest is consultant and speaker Karen Martin. Karen shed some light on the importance of individual and organizational clarity in anticipation of her new book, Clarity First. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • Karen’s background (2:11)
  • About Karen’s upcoming book (4:13)
  • What clarity is (4:55)
  • Why individuals and organizations need clarity (7:12)
  • An example (8:29)
  • The five “buckets” of clarity (9:52)
  • Why clarity is so hard (11:09)
  • The different clarity approaches (13:02)
  • The CLEAR problem-solving method (15:47)
  • Some practical things you can start doing today (19:36)
  • Knowing the score (23:49)
  • Where the lean movement is going (25:40)
  • Who Karen would go back in time to talk to (28:45)
  • The best advice Karen has ever received (30:08)
  • What Karen is most proud of (30:51)

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Steven Bonacorsi

Steven Bonacorsi is the Founder of the Lean Six Sigma Group, President of ISLSS, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Steven Bonacorsi, President at the International Standard for Lean Six Sigma (ISLSS)
- Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma Methodology.
- Expert in Kaizen event for rapid project execution.
- Certified PMP (Project Management Professional)
- Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
- Masters in Computer Information Systems (MS-CIS)
- Numerous IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of Professional Business Consulting experience at the C-Level.
Executive Master Black Belt leading $ billion business transformation projects globally in multiple Industries. I am a leader who delivers results.