Executive Summary Collins Steel has had a structured approach to continuous improvement since 2009, when a few of the company’s managers read The Toyota Way. From there, they undertook lean training for the whole company, Kaizen projects, and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training with a project focused on lead time reduction in detailing. Since… Read more »
Executive Summary Davey Textile Solutions Inc. transformed their business from a distributor to a vertically integrated manufacturer, and the learning curve has been steep. From getting acquainted with new equipment to learning whole new processes and ways of working, Davey Textile Solutions continues to serve their clients and build capacity to provide more and better… Read more »
Learn how GO Productivity helped Kaymor Machining & Welding Ltd. find nearly $100,000 in annual cost savings and helped realize significant reductions in inventory costs and lost-time.
The first delivery of White Belt in Calgary took place June 29. Read more about the session and how you can book a session for your company.
The first session of our new White Belt workshop was recently delivered in Edmonton. Learn more about the session, and how you can get your own White Belt.
We’re proud to announce the release of our 2015 Annual Report. Download your copy now!
in·no·va·tion ˌinəˈvāSH(ə)n/ noun noun: innovation the action or process of innovating. synonyms: change, alteration, revolution, upheaval, transformation, metamorphosis,breakthrough; More a new method, idea, product, etc. plural noun: innovations “technological innovations designed to save energy” Innovation needs to be seen as a broad theme that permeates throughout much of a business’ other functions and… Read more »
Each of us has our daily routines and habits. Most of us go about them without giving much thought to the individual tasks or actions that we undertake. Have you ever changed your routine – either on purpose or in error – and realized just how much more you have to think about things and… Read more »
In our previous blog post, Innovation Ecosystems: A New Way of Seeing (Part 1), we outlined a new way of seeing innovation and organizing to allow innovation space to grow and blossom. This week, we’re diving in and seeing what it all means to you, your business, your industry, and your future as an innovative… Read more »
As Victor Hwang wrote in a Forbes article last April (2014), “…in actuality there aren’t many new business ideas. Most of the time we just slap new labels on old things.” So when we hear or read about an actual new idea, it’s time for us to sit up, take notice and think about what makes it a new… Read more »