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2015 Lean Transformation Summit
The 2015 Lean Transformation Summit will be held on March 4-5, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
2 Ways to Build Your Problem-Solving Muscles
These two-day, in-depth workshops at our Cambridge, MA, office will help you and your team tone your problem-solving skills:
• Stop struggling with creating and implementing future-state maps and plans. Take Value-Stream Mapping: a Methodology for Sustainable System Improvement: Oct. 14-15.
• Learn how repeatable patterns of thought and action- called kata in martial arts - help you and your team improve every day. Take Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata, Oct. 28-30.
Our just-published business novel, Lead With Respect,shows you how developing people's capabilities as problem solvers is the ultimate sign of workplace respect and a decisive business advantage.
Why Do Problem-Solving Projects Fail?
You've probably participated in problem-solving projects that have fallen short of expectations. Why did they fail? Lean Enterprise Institute faculty member Eric Ethington explains why traditional problem-solving processes come up short in two key areas.
& Coaching Kata
How to Deploy the Improvement Kata
Most of our 30+ workshops can be taught at your facility by our faculty of lean management professionals, who have years of experience implementing what they teach. Call 617-871-2900 for more information about tailoring on-site workshops to your specific needs.
In this webinar lean practitioner Michael Ballé, coauthor of our new business novel Lead With Respect, shares what you must actually do to create and sustain a problem-solving culture.