Sunday, 19 February 2017

A strategy to improve the flow of improvements

Do you have a long list of improvement opportunities that never seems to change?

Do you feel that the whole list is stuck and not delivering the benefits that are possible?

…if you feel the same then you are not alone!

Sunday, 12 February 2017

Do you give your staff time to play with productivity challenges?

Meetings can be pressurised.

Deadlines can do funny things to people’s thinking.

The demands of a business can trim away the perceived fat of being able to stop, mull things over and come up with new ideas.

Is this the same for your business?

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

Want faster continuous improvement results? Go visible!

One strategy that is worth considering, if your improvement projects aren’t going as well as you would hope, is to go visible.

‘Going visible’ is slightly different to ‘going public’ for one simple reason.

Monday, 6 February 2017

Improve your business… with a friend

When you are getting stuck trying to generate alternative options to solve your business improvement challenges don’t forget to ask for help.

A simple ‘could you give me your thoughts on X?’ can generate a whole raft of alternative improvement ideas (where X is your issue to be resolved, of course!).

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Are your improvements off course?

Do you feel that your continuous improvement plans are going off course?
Do you sometimes wonder if you are on the right track when it comes to making change?

If you feel that your improvement plans are going off course then don’t worry, join the rest of us who have to embrace this on a regular basis!

Avoid mistakes with your SOPs!