Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – January 2019

Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – January 2019

January 2019         Monthly Musing   By now, most of us have made and broken our “New Year’s Resolutions”.  But I recently came across the idea of a “dream-map” which might prove to be more useful.  It’s similar to an A4 exercise found in Lean.  But instead of being forensic and detailed,…

The way for reaching the Strategic Capability that empowers your business

The way for reaching the Strategic Capability that empowers your business

The increasing complexity and dynamism that the markets have today, but especially those where organizations operate using Information and Communication Technologies as the core of the business, as well as the resulting uncertainty thereof, suggests that the Strategic Development in those Organizations should be based on the usage of traditional processes as well as other…

Build Organizational Capacity and Capability – For Free

Build Organizational Capacity and Capability – For Free

I was coaching one of the national oil companies in the Middle East, offering mentorship to the director of their operational excellence program.  He was frustrated because he had invested considerable funds building a team of sixty Lean Six Sigma Black Belts over a nine-month period, and they had not yet worked on—much less completed—any…