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Making Gingerbread Houses – The “Lean” Way
With it being the Festive Season, most people are busy baking, shopping and wrapping presents. This year we decided to make Gingerbread Houses for our clients. You would think that it would be no big deal right? Watch what happens.
Lean Six Sigma Training and National stereotypes, an interesting observation
From what we learn during Lean Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Training, there’s no Effect if there’s no Cause and it’s the same as saying, ‘There’s no smoke without a fire!’. It simply means nothing happens without a reason. Stereotypes had to come from somewhere, otherwise, why do we have them? We tend to […]
Lean Six Sigma Project Nightmare!
The start of any Lean Six Sigma project should be a focus on the customer and their requirements which need to be prioritised.
Sun Tzu, Statistics and The Art of War for Lean Six Sigma Executives
Warfare is one of the more common events in the history of man. Because of its importance to survival, warfare has been studied carefully. The factors that contribute to success in war are fairly well understood. Fundamentally, success in war, as well as in business is based on leadership. Other factors such as information, preparation, […]
Creativity is Intelligence Having Fun to identify Lean Six Sigma project solutions
When identifying Lean Six Sigma project solutions. Most of us have a preference for logical thinking. But that doesn’t mean we can’t be creative. Much of what we call “intelligence” is our ability to recognize patterns. The human mind is great at recognizing patterns. We recognize sequences, cycles, shapes, processes, similarities, probabilities, etc. This is […]