Why Lean and/or Six Sigma Deployments Fail
And what you can do to resolve the Issue
Forrest W. Breyfogle III
CEO, Smarter Solutions, Inc, Austin
Know anyone who has been laid off because his/her organization’s Lean and/or Six Sigma deployment was downsized or eliminated? My bet is that you know people and organizations who have encountered this fate. What can be done to resolve this issue? Presented is a solution to this frequently-encountered occurrence. In this session, we will first assess the past and then determine the ten steps you could follow to resolve this disbandment problem for organizational process-improvement deployments.
Content for this presentation is taken from an article that is to be published by the speaker in the August 2017 issue of Quality Progress.
Forrest Breyfogle III is an ASQ Fellow who has a MSME degree from the University of Texas in Austin. He is CEO of Smarter Solutions Inc. (www.SmarterSolutions.com). He authored or co-authored over a dozen books. ASQ Body of Knowledge references are made to several of his books. His five-book Integrated Enterprise Excellence series provides the details for implementing an Operational Excellence system that structurally integrates predictive scorecards with the processes that created them. This IEE system provides the guidance for the selection and execution of improvement project efforts that benefit the big picture.
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Wednesday / September 13th
- 6:00 – 6:30 PM – Networking Time / Snacks
- 6:30 – 6:45 PM – Announcements
- 6:45 – 7:45 PM – Talk
- 7:45 – 8:00 PM – Door Prizes
Food: Sandwiches (including vegetarian option) from Jersey Mike’s will be provided, along with chips, and choice of soda or bottled water.
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