Black Belt class 19C graduated today. Great team of professionals who were dedicated to developing the skills necessary to drive organizational improvements. Especially grateful to those students who traveled across the country to attend this course. Well done!
Five things Lean is NOT Lean and Lean Six Sigma are time-tested strategies that increase the excellence of business operations to the delight of customers. However, sometimes organizations struggle with implementing Lean because they see it as something it is not. Below are five common perceptions people have about Lean that just ain’t true. Lean […]
Black Belt Certification changes On January 1st 2020 individuals will be required to submit a project in addition to passing the certification exam for an AALSSC Black Belt certification. Green Belt certification is unchanged. If you want to get your Black Belt training and certification prior to this new rule there are only two classes […]
As a Lean Six Sigma professional you are on the front line of the “War on Waste” – TIM WOODS is out there sabotaging your operations. We must find and eliminate him at all costs, your prosperity depends on it. Follow the principles of war and your success is assured. Good luck and happy hunting. […]
Exploitation: Follow up and follow through Many of us who have led or facilitated Kaizen events experienced the situation where the follow up action items were not implemented and objectives were not met. This is frustrating for team members and can lead to leadership thinking “This Lean Six Sigma stuff doesn’t work.” What actually happened is […]