CI Development System Phase Videos

CI Development System Phase Videos

7 Seasons

We have an extensive Continuous Improvement Development Guide to help you progress through the phases of creating a continuous improvement oriented business management system.

The sheer number of topics (and videos) to digest is daunting. This series is intended to help guide you through these resources in an organized manner.

CI Development System Phase Videos
  • PDCA / Plan Do Check Act (AUDIO TERM)

    Episode 1

  • 6 Ways to Improve Problem Solving in Your Company (Audio Article)

    Episode 2

    This is an audio article. It is based on an article from our Continuous Improvement Companion reference guide. No video content accompanies this audio program.

  • Stopgaps (AUDIO TERM)

    Episode 3

  • Seek the Truth (Lean Learning Video)

    Episode 4

    In this short video, I talk about a quote I recently heard on a TV show. It is extremely applicable to many Lean/Continuous Improvement concepts.

  • Data Collection (Legacy Module - Recorded Webinar)

    Episode 5

    This video is a recorded webinar of our Data Collection class from our Lean Training System. It covers the types of data, methods of data collection, using the data you collect, and more.

    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still great content, but the resolution is low...

  • Data Collection (Audio Term)

    Episode 6

  • The Interception Ladder and Causation vs. Correlation (Video Article)

    Episode 7

    There is a link between the number of interceptions a team throws and the likelihood that the team won that playoff game. I dive into that linkage and explain the difference between correlation and causation.

  • Root Cause Analysis and the 5 Whys (Legacy Module Video)

    Episode 8

    To solve a problem, you must first fully understand it. Far too often, people treat symptoms rather than actually solve problems. This video, a narrated PowerPoint presentation, discusses root cause analysis, and one of its primary tools, the 5 Whys.
    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are ...

  • 5 Whys (Audio Term)

    Episode 9

  • Run Charts (Legacy Module Video)

    Episode 10

    This video is a narrated PowerPoint presentation from our Lean Training System. It covers the creation and interpretation of run charts.
    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still great content, but the resolution is lower and the look is dated. But we don't increase the p...

  • Run Chart (AUDIO TERM)

    Episode 11

  • Pareto Charts (Legacy Module Video)

    Episode 12

    This video is a recording of a narrated PowerPoint presentation from our Lean Training System. It covers what a Pareto Chart is, how it helps you, the steps to creating one, and the pitfalls to avoid when using Pareto Charts.
    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still grea...

  • Pareto Charts (AUDIO TERM)

    Episode 13

  • Flow Charts (Legacy Module - Recorded Webinar)

    Episode 14

    This video is a recorded webinar of the Flow Charts class from our Lean Training System. It covers the benefits of a flow chart, how to make one, and how to put your flow chart to use in your improvement efforts.

    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still great content, ...

  • Flow Charts (Audio Term)

    Episode 15

  • Checklists (Audio Term)

    Episode 16

  • Cause and Effect Diagram (Legacy Module Video)

    Episode 17

    This cause and effect diagram 'how to' video is a recording of a narrated PowerPoint from our Lean Training System. It covers the basics of creating a fishbone diagram and using it to solve problems.
    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still great content, but the resolut...

  • Cause and Effect Diagram (Audio Term)

    Episode 18

  • 6 Big Mistakes in Data Analysis (Audio Article)

    Episode 19

  • 5S and Visual Management (Legacy Module Video)

    Episode 20

    5S and visual management are valuable tools to have in your toolkit. They make workplaces more effective and make them easier to manage.
    WHAT DOES LEGACY MEAN? Legacy videos are are early efforts. Still great content, but the resolution is lower and the look is dated. But we don't increase the p...

  • 5S (Audio Term)

    Episode 21

  • How Do You Define Success?

    Episode 22

    I was answering a question for a friend about blogging, and decided to demonstrate. Sorry about the lighting and the poor camera angles. I'm experimenting with some new equipment, got distracted from doing the basics. The big changes--different audio setup with a boom mic, fixed lighting on booms...

  • Learning Lean by Doing - Just Like Tesla's Autopilot

    Episode 23

    Tesla's autopilot is collecting data on how to improve itself as it is used--basically learning by doing. Your Lean approach should be similar.

  • Pacing Your Lean Efforts...and Poopin' Dogs

    Episode 24

    Khalil Mack of the Chicago Bears had an interesting quote that applies to conference foes as well as to companies getting ramped up on their Lean journeys.