GA 216 | How to Reignite a Continuous Improvement Program with Casey Johnson

GA 216 | How to Reignite a Continuous Improvement Program with Casey Johnson

By Steven Bonacorsi

0/5 stars (0 votes) 300w, 768w, 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 680px) 100vw, 680px">This week’s guest is Casey Johnson. Casey and Ron discussed the best ways to help an organization who has experienced a failed CI initiative get back on track. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • Casey’s background (1:36)
  • The quotes that inspire Casey (3:57)
  • What causes continuous improvement programs to fail (5L17)
  • Some examples (7:47)
  • Balancing expertise with autonomy (9:25)
  • Casey’s approach (11:11)
  • What Casey does to ensure the momentum lasts (21:01)
  • What “Respect for People” means to Casey (26:30)
  • The best advice Casey has ever received (28:12)
  • What Casey is most proud of (29:30)
  • Casey’s final words of wisdom (30:50)

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How would you restart a failed continuous improvement program?

By: Ron Pereira: Lean Thinker & Co-Founder of Gemba Academy
Posted: May 24, 2018, 10:00 am

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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.