Getting your key performance indicators (KPIs) wrong can be a costly error for your business. When used effectively they can give significant competitive advantage, improve cost control and reduce overall process waste. If KPIs are that important why is it that understanding KPIs can be a real conundrum for some managers?
What is this thing called Lean? The science of Lean could help you improve your business, drive quality and delivery performance to customers, reduce business costs and empower your workforce towards a culture of continuous improvement. Too good to be true, it doesn’t have to be?
Planning and preparing to be productive is a full-time job, let alone the time actually spent being productive. From the early morning review, to focussing on being ‘focussed’ and not flicking from one social media notification to the other, being productive is tiring. Being productive is rewarding (let’s face it you get loads done) andContinue reading “Make Cha, Cha, Cha’s an essential part of your daily productivity routine”
Have you have tried process improvement in the past and found it didn’t yield the required benefits? Did it become too difficult to manage? Were senior stakeholders wanting ‘more’, ‘quicker’? With an increasingly challenging economic horizon, the need for process improvement and remaining competitive is as great as ever. So, if you want your improvement project toContinue reading “Want your Process improvement project to succeed – Try this tip”
“Our dreams do not have to be constrained by who we are today, All we have to do is believe there are friends out there who care to dream the way we do, Together as one we can carry the heaviest of burdens, Even with the smallest of hands” Have a great 2017,Continue reading “2017 Make it a year to remember”
As 2016 comes to a close I’ve been thinking about 2017 and what lies ahead. Wanting to be proactive, I’ve decided to focus attention on my pursuit of happiness in 2017. Will my efforts bring money, fame, fortune? I hope so, though I seek something far more valuable and attainable for my efforts – happiness itself.
Is your mind your worst enemy? How we choose to view the world is how we are seen by people around us. It’s also a reflection of how you see yourself. It’s when you take control of your mind and thoughts that you can vastly improve your outcomes in your job, career and life.
One of the many things that all good leaders have in common is they have the respect and admiration of those around them and being acutely aware of the responsibility that they carry. Yet, becoming a ‘good’ leader can be so elusive. In this post I’m going to share my 6 Simple daily actionsContinue reading “6 Simple daily actions to be a respected leader”