July 21, 2021
improving processes

Are You Solving Problems or Improving the Process?

Solving problems may be an important thing to do, but it is not the same as improving processes. Why is this so? How do we improve processes?
July 10, 2021
Internal Controls

How are Financial Controls Implemented?

Financial controls are documented in your finance processes, policies, and procedures manual template. SOX, in general, has generated a lot of discussion about internal controls even requiring financial policies and procedures. How are financial controls implemented?
July 7, 2021
Lean 8 wastes

What Is Lean Waste?

The focus in a lean thinking paradigm is to eliminate lean waste, or muda (the Japanese word for "waste"). So, what is lean waste?
April 5, 2021
Factors for Business Process Improvement

What is the Duration of Continuous Improvement?

How much time is needed for process improvement? It's important to know how long it takes to achieve your objectives and what other resources you'll need.
March 17, 2021
Project Planning Documents

What Are the Final 3 Phases of Project Management?

What is invloved in Project Execution, Project Monitoring & Control, and Project Review & Close?
January 27, 2021

Is Your Business Organized for Process Improvement?

Have you ever wondered if your process improvement organizational structure is hurting your efforts? Chances are your org chart is having a dramatic effect.
December 24, 2020
Home Process Improvement

What is an Example of Process Improvement in the Home?

Process improvement ideas don't have to be just for businesses. A lot of it can be used at home to make your life easier.
September 13, 2020
Quality Auditing Business Improvement Management Coaching

How to Get to Best Practices Faster?

Three options to get to best practices faster.
August 23, 2020
AS9100 Procedures Manual

Help Teams Manage Change with Rendered Process Maps

When we move from simply describing process to working for change, we have to communicate a positive future that workers will buy into. They have to see how the change that is being asked of them will in fact produce improvements. Build your case using facts from your process maps.