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GoLeanSixSigma.com, in partnership with UC San Diego, is honored to support the State of Washington’s Lean Transformation as a Gold Sponsor for 2018’s Lean Transformation Conference!


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Breakout Session Presentation:
How to Flip the Conventional Training Classroom and Get Better Improvement Results

How to Flip the Conventional Training Classroom and Get Better Improvement Results - GoLeanSixSigma.com

Video coming soon!

Are your continuous improvement training efforts stale? Does your training approach need a facelift? Are you interested in changing your training approach to ensure students have better recall and retention of the material? Do you want to increase your rate of real world application and get better process improvement results? Then this presentation is for you. We’ll provide the method and helpful examples of “Flipped Classrooms” so you can flip your own training and reap the rewards.


Tracy O’Rourke 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.

Elisabeth Swan 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. For over 25 years, she’s helped leading organizations like Amazon, Charles Schwab and Starwood Hotels & Resorts build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.


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2017 Highlights From Tacoma, Washington

Here are some of the awesome highlights from our FBOD (King County Finance & Business Operations Division) Lean Tour, Seattle Children’s Hospital Lean Tour, Tacoma Public Schools presentation, and 2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference (October 17-18, 2017):

FBOD Lean Tour - Director Ken Guy starts the tour of King County’s Lean effort at the Washington office of Financial Business Operations Division (FBOD).

FBOD Lean Tour - FBOD’s Lean Six Sigma Launch Board starts in 2012.

FBOD Lean Tour - FBOD’s third roadmap to transforming their culture! Their first roadmap was in 2013.

FBOD Lean Tour - FBOD shared their Visual Status Boards with us.

FBOD Lean Tour - FBOD Continuous Improvement Manager Kara Cuzzetto discusses the Value Stream metrics tracked by FBOD.

FBOD Lean Tour - Nice visuals on this Kanban Recruitment Board!

FBOD Lean Tour - Lean Journey Metrics, of course!

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour - Kara Cuzetto

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD Lean Tour

FBOD (King County Finance & Business Operations Division) Lean Tour - FBOD Deputy Director Eunjoo Greenhouse, FBOD Continuous Improvement Manager Kara Cuzzetto, Tracy O’Rourke and FBOD Director Ken Guy - thanks for hosting!

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Jay McNally, Program Manager for Outreach and Education at Seattle Children’s Hospital hosts Tracy O’Rourke and the GoLeanSixSigma.com team for a tour.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Trained emergency nursing staff complete an assessment and check you in at the same time – no wait!

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Yoshino Sakamoto, Sr. Program Coordinator, Outreach & Education at Seattle Children’s Hospital takes GoLeanSixSigma.com on a tour of some great Visual Boards.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - This job status board keeps everyone aware of capacity, wait times, and potential issues.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Jay McNally explains their visual management.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Jay McNally highlights a huddle board, which the ED team uses to identify unsafe conditions and provide feedback for constant learning.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Patient rooms designed to minimize waste and make caring for kids easy.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Patient supply levels - check at a glance!

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Jay describes the Beginning-of-Shift huddle process in the Cancer Unit.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Floor colors dictate where to stand to avoid risk of infection for vulnerable patients.

Seattle Children's Hospital Lean Tour - Thanks to Jay and the team at Seattle Children’s Hospital for hosting GoLeanSixSigma.com and King County Financial Business Operations Division!

Tacoma Public Schools - Jennifer Traufler, Executive Director, Student Special Services at Auburn School District, introduces Tracy O’Rourke and Elisabeth Swan.

Tacoma Public Schools - Kudos to the staff!

Tacoma Public Schools

Tacoma Public Schools - A breakout session gets competitive.

Tacoma Public Schools - We can do this!

Tacoma Public Schools

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Off to the Results Washington Conference!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference -
GoLeanSixSigma.com goes Platinum!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O’Rourke, Karlo Tanjuakio and Elisabeth Swan greet attendees.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - 5S and 8 Waste Posters and quick reference cards go fast!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Something for everybody!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Jennifer Traufler joins Elisabeth Swan and Tracy O’Rourke at the conference.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Presenter Mitch Ditkoff, Jennifer Traufler of Tacoma Public Schools, Elisabeth Swan, Tracy O’Rourke with emcee Russell Burgess from the Department of Transportation.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O’Rourke reconnects with Jay McNally of Seattle Children’s Hospital.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O’Rourke and Elisabeth Swan surround Shingo Award Winner and Keynote Speaker Karyn Ross.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Time for the Storytelling Breakout Session!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Mitch Ditkoff of Idea Champions is telling stories!

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Mitch Ditkoff

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Success! Tracy O’Rourke, Mitch Ditkoff and Elisabeth Swan finish the Storytelling Breakout Session.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O'Rourke, Inger Brinck (Director of Results Washington), Elisabeth Swan

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Elisabeth Swan with Russell Burgess emcee for the Lean Washington conference and also the Lean Administrator for the Department of Transportation.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O’Rourke with Hollie Jensen, Enterprise Lean Leader for the Governor’s Office in the State of Washington.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Tracy O’Rourke and emcee of the Lean Washington conference, Russell Burgess who is also the Lean Administrator for the Department of Transportation hang out with Amber Sander and Sam WIlson.

2017 Washington State Government Lean Transformation Conference - Thanks Washington for another great conference!

Storytelling Presentation Recording

Storytelling Presentation Slides

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