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We're thrilled to announce that GoLeanSixSigma.com (The Ventus Network LLC) has made the Inc. 5000! We ranked 2,042 with a 3-year growth of 197%.The Inc. 5000 represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses.Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland,
The SDSU Lean Enterprise program will introduce you to the Lean philosophy by incorporating learning tools that include simulations, exercises, lectures, assignments, and a project.Throughout the program, you will work in project teams applying the Lean concepts to your work place. A unique added value of SDSU's Lean Enterprise program
For the fourth year in a row, GoLeanSixSigma.com has been recognized as one of Hawaii’s fastest-growing small businesses in the Pacific Business News (PBN) 25th Annual Hawaii’s Fastest 50. With only 50 spots available, GoLeanSixSigma.com competed with nearly 100 other companies in order to claim their spot on the list.On
Yokoten is a Japanese term that translates to sharing improvement ideas throughout an organization. Other terms include "Transfer Opportunities" and "Best Practice Sharing" although Yokoten includes sharing the failures as well. The idea is that it's not enough to improve a process. It's important to let others know what you've
Kamishibai Board is Japanese for "Storyboard." Kamishibai Boards were developed within the Toyota Production System (TPS) as a visual audit a system to ensure the process was being properly followed. Cards are placed on the board and randomly selected based on a management timetable. By seeing the "story" of the
Heijunka is a Japanese term that means "levelling" and refers to the smoothing of manufacturing production in the face of fluctuating demand. The method was developed as part of the Toyota Production System as a way to react to demand changes without overburdening production. Instead of over-producing products in batches,