Posts filed under: Business Improvement

STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT – PART 3, FEELING THE BENEFIT As this post has a lot of content about Strategic Alignment, here are some links to the bits you may want to revise. Recap Part 1 Recap Part 2 Employee Engagement Customer...
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STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT – PART 2, ONE DIRECTION As this post has a lot of content about Strategic Alignment, here are some links to the bits you may want to revise. Recap Part 1 Strategies Fail without Strategic Alignment Strategic Alignment...
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STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT PART 1, EXECUTING THE PLAN As this post has a lot of content here are some links to the bits you may want to revise. What is strategic alignment? Why is strategic alignment important? How to start strategic...
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Starting an improvement journey Most people in business agree that success can be driven by accelerating business improvement. However, there are so many people out there starting a journey with 5S, and 6 months in to the journey they are...
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It’s transformation or wither in today’s business environment There are fundamental changes in business operation. Effects of globalisation, a major slowdown in Western economies, significant shifts in technology, rising energy costs, and the challenges of regulatory compliance. Add to that...
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AUTONOMOUS IMPROVEMENT – A thing of legend? Over the last couple of weeks Anna and I have been having some fun accelerating improvement with a client in the West Midlands. It’s a great company with a strong tradition of manufacture, a united...
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More and more companies are looking to implement improvements to remove waste from their processes and drive efficiency. However simply saying that the business is going to be lean doesn’t wave a magic wand. Lean isn’t something you can just do...
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