All posts tagged "Lean"

  • 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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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 18, 2011

    This week: Lean Retailing: Driving Indelible Impressions on the Sales Floor, Practices Your Clients Will Love, What’s Your Excuse for Not Achieving Your Goals?, Networking Survival: Tips for Introverts, Communication Traps That Foil Innovation, Interview (Not So)...

    • Posted January 18, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 10, 2011

    This week: Lean Retailing: A Total Focus on the Customer, What It Takes to Be a Great Employer, Weirdest Interview Questions, Things to Do When You Start Your New Job, Best Way to Use the Last Five...

    • Posted January 10, 2011
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  • Workforce Development News – Jan. 3, 2011

    This week: Lean Drives Focus and Focus Drives Retail Sales, Your Career Transition Action Plan, Smart Career Resolutions for 2011, Pimp Your Resume, Taxpayers With Itemized Deductions, New Tax Changes You Need to Know, Federal Checks Soon...

    • Posted January 3, 2011
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  • The Role of Lean in Today’s Hypercompetitive Economy
    The Role of Lean in Today’s Hypercompetitive Economy

    When implemented successfully Lean delivers very high impact results. Yet it is successful in fewer than 37% of the organizations that attempt to implement it. Lean fixes do work. So how do you make lean stick?

    • Posted July 15, 2010
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