Virtual Consulting

  • How Do I Start Our Continuous Improvement Effort?

  • 1st Question I Ask (Virtual Consulting)

    This video from my virtual consulting series discusses the first question I ask when working with a new potential client.

  • Lean Litmus Test Question 1

    I ask a series of 5 questions to gauge a company's receptiveness to continuous improvement as a culture. Question 1 is about how connected frontline targets are to corporate goals.

  • Lean Litmus Test Question 2

    I ask a series of 5 questions to gauge a company's receptiveness to continuous improvement as a culture. Question 2 is about how goals are set and managed.

  • Lean Litmus Test Question 3

    I ask a series of 5 questions to gauge a company's receptiveness to continuous improvement as a culture. Question 3 is how responsive a team will be to daily management.

  • Lean Litmus Test Question 4

    I ask a series of 5 questions to gauge a company's receptiveness to continuous improvement as a culture. Question 4 is about having projects ready to go.

  • Lean Litmus Test Question 5

    I ask a series of 5 questions to gauge a company's receptiveness to continuous improvement as a culture. Question 5 gauges problem solving methodology.

  • Value Added Work Quick Check

    This video from our virtual consulting series covers how you can get a quick read about how much value added work there is in an operation.

  • Go to Gemba

    Don't debate things that can be observed. Go to where the real work is being done and know for certain.