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10+ Things Everyone Needs To Know Before Getting a Green Belt

10+ Things Everyone Needs To Know Before Getting A Green Belt

Are you deciding whether or not to get your Lean Six Sigma Green Belt? How about which training and certification provider to select? Here’s a list of important things you should know before making the investment in time, money and your future. The Top 10 Things You Need To Know Green Belt Training & Certification helps build problem-solving muscles – and problems are one thing organizations will never run out of! Green Belt Certification is… (Read More)

How To Win the Confidence Game

By Bill Eureka   |   July 21, 2016  |   Application Tips, Featured, Using Lean Six Sigma
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Facts and data are the hallmark of good problem solving – but all too often we don’t have enough data or the right kind of data to make good decisions. In Lean Six Sigma we frequently call upon statistical methods, where we know that having an adequate sample size is important. Simplifying Statistical Jargon Statistics come with their own rules, vocabulary and seemingly an entire new alphabet. We’ll break down and put into plain terms… (Read More)

How To Apply 5S: Makeup Storage

By Jurija Metovic   |   July 14, 2016  |   Application Tips, Featured, Using Lean Six Sigma
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Organizing makeup is art. At least, that’s the way I see it when I walk into brightly lit, seemingly sterile Sephoras across the US and also into the beauty section of the Ala Moana Shopping Center’s new Nordstrom. My makeup drawers and bags? Not so artsy, or sterile. Staying on top of cosmetic clutter will help save you time in the morning and whenever you’re preparing to go out somewhere nice. Keeping up with makeup… (Read More)

10 Most Popular Lean Six Sigma Presentations For Beginners

10 Most Popular Lean Six Sigma Presentations For Beginners - GoLeanSixSigma.com

When applied properly, Lean Six Sigma can help anyone solve problems and improve processes. It’s used by organizations large and and small in every industry. Here are our 10 most popular Lean Six Sigma presentations for beginners. For more simple, easy to understand, high quality presentations, please visit us on Slideshare. DMAIC – The 5 Phases of Lean Six Sigma The Basics of Lean Six Sigma SIPOC – A High Level View Of A Process… (Read More)

3 Huge Mistakes To Avoid When Planning & Conducting Process Walks

By Tracy O'Rourke   |   June 30, 2016  |   Application Tips, Featured, Using Lean Six Sigma
3 Huge Mistakes To Avoid When Planning & Conducting Process Walks - GoLeanSixSigma

What is a Process Walk? Process Walks are also known as “Going To Gemba.” Gemba is a Japanese term that translates to “go to the real place.” A Process Walk means an improvement team physically walks the whole process together while conducting interviews with those that work in the process. Instead of having process discussions in a conference room, the team goes to where the work is performed. Even if that work is performed in… (Read More)

Just-In-Time Cafe Podcast, Episode 4: Jump Starting a Successful Lean Six Sigma Effort With a Single Project

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We’re joined this month by Black Belt Jeff Owens – his story is one that highlights the power of a single change to inspire others. We’ll get some insights from Jeff and then we’ll share our discovery of how security badges helped cut down hospital infections. In the news, we’ll find out why the King County bus maintenance team was walking the distance from Seattle to Death Valley. We’ll see how elephants and drivers are… (Read More)

Webinar: How To Facilitate a Process Improvement Team To Success

Webinar - How To Facilitate a Process Improvement Team To Success - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Join us for this free 1-hour webinar, you’ll learn how to lead and facilitate Lean Six Sigma teams towards success. When Is It? Date: Thursday, July 28, 2016 Time: 8 am – 9 am PDT What We’ll Cover (Agenda) What Facilitation is all about What Facilitation techniques are Why we need facilitation skills How to assess team needs Who Is The Presenter? Elisabeth Swan, Managing Partner & Executive Advisor Elisabeth is a Managing Partner, Executive Advisor… (Read More)

How To Apply 5S: Messy Medicine Cabinet

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Medicine cabinets are often forgotten. Unless you’re coughing, sneezing, rubbing your eyes, or blowing your nose, the need for medicine cabinet goods doesn’t come to mind. The medicine cabinet should be cleaned out often as drugs expire or they might fall into the wrong hands. Responsible storage and disposal of medicine and ointments is essential to a safe home. Before 5S The medicine cabinet is full of medicine, vitamins, spices and more. Step 1: Sort… (Read More)

New: Extend Your Access To Your Lean Six Sigma Training Course With An Annual Subscription

Extend Your Access To Lean Six Sigma Training Courses - GoLeanSixSigma.com

All of our courses include one year of online access to the training and certification. Has your one year of course access expired? For continued access to your course, we’re excited to offer discounted annual subscriptions to our Yellow Belt, Green Belt, Black Belt and Lean courses! *Subscriptions are only available to learners who are already certified through GoLeanSixSigma.com. Why Should You Subscribe To Courses You’ve Completed? Access to the Training modules for an additional 1 year… (Read More)

How To Streamline Your Life Using Lean Six Sigma One Mess At A Time

How To Streamline Your Life Using Lean Six Sigma One Mess At A Time - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Every year, Spring comes around and suddenly Facebook feeds are full of “We spring-cleaned the house and now we’re ready for Summer!” So, is a mess what’s going on during the Fall and Winter? Why wait to have an annual cleaning when you can practice simple cleaning and decluttering tricks that remove unneeded and unwanted Waste throughout the year? Freshen up your home and instead of an annual routine that results in messy spaces year… (Read More)

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