High Performing Organizations & Lean Six Sigma; Achieving Dramatic & Sustainable Results by Carey “Vixen” Lohrenz

Carey Lohrenz here. 80% of all Continuous Improvement programs fail. Ouch! That’s a lot of time, money and energy down the drain! How do you prevent this from happening in your organization?

Force Multipliers for High Performing Teams

Force Multipliers for High Performing Teams

John Borneman here. In today’s rapidly changing business environment “solid” teamwork is critical for delivering outstanding results. To truly achieve extraordinary results your team needs to lock on to key best practices or what we call Force Multipliers. Below are four critical Force Multipliers that can help make your team a High Performing Team.

Continuous Improvement: A Fighter Pilot’s Culture of Performance

Companies of any size can reap the rewards of a fighter pilot’s Culture of Performance by driving a culture focused on performance and execution. A rapidly changing environment isn’t a phenomenon that only fighter pilots face.  Increasing health, energy, and education costs combined with increasing global competition, developing a strong Culture of Performance is essential…

Executive Presence: What is It & How to Get It

In the opening scene of the legendary film Casablanca, an employee walks intently through the casino with a piece of paper in hand. The employee arrives at a table and reaches across to hand the paper to an unseen recipient. All the viewer can see is the recipient writing his signature authorizing a payment of 1,000…

Leadership for the Business Battlefield

Leadership for the Business Battlefield

“Man down! Heat casualty! Candidate, get his temperature!  Now! Get a measurement! “Roger that, sir.  He’s hot, 104.” “Corpsman!  Quickly, we have a possible heat stroke here!” This emergency unfolded during a field exercise more than 20 years ago at Officer CandidateSchool at the United States Marine Corps Base in Quantico, Virginia. We were training in full combat gear on a muggy, 95 degree day…