Business Tag: process improvement


Do You Have a Process Improvement Aspiration?

Does anybody want to change? Your corporate culture represents your readiness and willingness to change. How well does your organization accept new ideas for development and process improvement aspiration? How much risk can your organization handle? Moreover, how does your leadership promote change? These simple questions provide the answers to your readiness and willingness for real change management to occur. Continue reading…

What Does Lean Process Improvement Mean?

Six Sigma has applications in high technology, high transaction, or expensive error environments. But what if you are in a mature industry, a service business, or an organization that handles few transactions? Perhaps Lean Thinking (waste reduction) or the Theory of Constraints (throughput improvement) would work better. So what is lean process improvement? Continue reading…

What’s the Difference Between Process Improvement Programs?

There are a lot of different process improvement programs on the market today and everyone has their favorite. I am sure you recognize a few of these programs. Have you ever wondered what the difference is between each of these? There are many consultants in the market that are advocating the use of one of these improvement methods to solve all of your organizational problems. But will all of these work in any situation? Or, are there specific situations that are better suited for a particular approach? Continue reading…