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How is Your Bottom-Up Lean Implementation Going? - The Discipline Factor

A recent poll conducted by Manuficient Consulting suggested that a “Lack of Leadership Buy-in and Commitment” was the #1 reason (38%) why Lean Implementations Struggle in America followed by an “Underdeveloped Workforce” at 28% and “Lack of Lean Expertise” at 11%. 579 more words

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Ceci N'est Pas Une Diet Blog

I know, I know, I’ve been blogging about food and diet a lot lately.

Just a reminder, this is NOT a diet blog, even though it looks like one from time to time.   259 more words

Gardening

Continuous Improvement in HR Part 3 - The Value-Creator Ownership Model

Have you ever heard of an economic model where everyone makes about the same amount of money regardless of what actual value they contribute to society? 1,062 more words

Business

Manufacturing Continuous Improvement

What can public services learn from manufacturing? Dyfrig Williams visited Schaeffler UK with the All Wales Continuous Improvement Community to look at how they’re constantly looking to improve their work. 567 more words

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How to Achieve High Performance

‘ High performance isn’t, ultimately, about running faster, throwing harder, or leaping farther. It’s about something much simpler, getting better at getting better…’

{James Surowiecki, The New Yorker via Thrive}

Process Improvement

Continuous Improvement Simplified

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“You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.”

Process Improvement

Continuous Improvement in HR Part 1 - Training; the Key to Sustainment

Training and People Development – The linchpin that holds any Continuous Improvement initiative together. People development is at the heart of factory performance. In fact, survey after survey has shown that a lack of workforce development is one of the greatest impediments to driving a CI culture. 823 more words

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