The best way to get business owners on board is for participants to claim that Process Walks are effective. Show them that it works! Then, they’ll want more to happen. The hardest one is the first one!
Tracy is a Managing Partner at GoLeanSixSigma.com, the co-author of The Problem-Solver’s Toolkit and co-host of the Just-in-Time Cafe. She is also a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Instructor at UC San Diego and teaches in San Diego State University’s Lean Enterprise Program. For almost 20 years, she has helped leading organizations like Washington State, Charles Schwab and GE build problem-solving muscles.
Do you have any advice for times when one is just given a project and there is not much time to use the tools provided to determine whether or not it’s the right improvement project?
There are times when one is just given a project and there is not much time to use the tools provided to determine whether or not it’s the “right improvement project.” Do you have any advice for these kinds of…
How do we provide a concise Storyboard when there is so much data and information that goes on in a project?
If you have a data-rich project, the challenge is to choose the right data to display. Think about the story. Does some of the data form a “sub-plot?” It’s interesting and helpful, but it might be a good candidate for…