All posts tagged "Lean"

  • Achieving Long Term Lean Impact
    Making Lean Stick – Achieving Long Term Impact

    Throughout a wide variety of industries, ranging from manufacturing to healthcare, “Lean” is the topic of the day. Many organizations will attempt to implement Lean work processes. And many will fail. Lean simply won’t stick. Why is...

    • Posted June 11, 2012
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  • Lean Culture Change Program
    Making Lean Stick – Lean Culture Change Program

    “I really enjoyed the class. Your experience and knowledge of Lean really does come through in the class. You are an approachable expert which makes learning fun.” “I just wanted to let you know that I thought...

    • Posted May 21, 2012
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  • 2012 Project Management Series
    Introducing 2012 Project Management Series

    The online Project Management course, along with the student guides and test, provide ten hours of project management training toward the 23 hours and 35 hours for CAPM and PMP testing eligibilities. If combined with two days...

    • Posted December 19, 2011
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  • A Challenge, Opportunity and Response
    A Challenge, Opportunity & Response

    In today’s hypercompetitive marketplace, all companies face tremendous challenges in their drive toward increased profitability. And any company’s most valuable resource is the knowledge and creativity of its employees. We have solutions that drive employee engagement ranging...

    • Posted November 28, 2011
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  • Manufacturers Embrace Lean Leadership
    Manufacturers Embrace Lean Leadership

    The Lean Leadership Certification Program includes ten, two to six hour seminars, specifically targeted at ensuring that participating managers and supervisors significantly increase their ability to:

    • Posted October 11, 2011
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  • Employee Engagement Path to Increased Sales and Profitability
    Employee Engagement = Increased Sales & Profitability

    How typical are high degrees of employee engagement? They’re not typical at all. Only 21% of employees were fully engaged in their work and 38% were partially to fully disengaged. Companies with fully engaged employees are going...

    • Posted April 13, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – April 11, 2011

    This week: RugDoctor Lean Manufacturing Success Story, Make Your Competition Irrelevant, Stop Chasing the Wrong Priorities, What is the key to having a great life?, Making Your Post-Interview Follow-Up Call Work for You, PowerPoint Slide School 101,...

    • Posted April 11, 2011
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  • RugDoctor and St. Louis Community College Are Partners in Progress

    Lean thinking and work processes, including the use of tools such as 5S, Visual Management, Work Cell Redesign and Six Sigma, are being used by corporations worldwide to increase their competitive strength by driving higher degrees of...

    • Posted April 5, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 24, 2011

    This week: Lean Drives Engagement and Engagement Drives Retail Sales, Six Keys to Changing Almost Anything, Secrets to Sending Better E-mail, Avoidable Job Search Mistakes, Managing and Motivating Employees in Their Twenties, Still Out of the Job...

    • Posted January 24, 2011
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  • Lean Drives Engagement and Engagement Drives Retail Sales

    What drove the dehumanization of work that occurred early in the Twentieth Century? Legions of experts developed work processes with little or no regard for individual workers' insights and creativity. The result was "experts know, managers and...

    • Posted January 21, 2011
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