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Office Lean Module II


This is a continuation of the basic methodology and principles learned in Module I. Students will advance their capstone projects, learn how to execute an implementation plan, recognize and use appropriate tools to identify and eliminate waste, sustain improvements through daily work, and learn the fundamentals of long-term strategies for continuous improvement.

Module II ( 2 days)

Key takeaways:

  1. Constructive feedback on capstone projects
  2. Coaching on organizational transformation to a Lean culture
  3. Preparation and execution of Lean improvement events
  4. Prioritization of improvement ideas
  5. Hands-on Office Lean kaizen simulations
  6. Utilization of the right Lean tools at the right time, including:
    1. Visual Management
    2. Standard Work
    3. 5 Why’s
    4. Mistake Proofing
    5. Pull
    6. Try-Storming
  7. Attributes of successful change agents
  8. Methods for sustaining improvements
  9. Implementation of idea gathering and problem-solving systems
  10. Introduction to Lean Strategy Deployment methodology

This program can be applied toward the:

Tue.-Wed., Mar. 3-4
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
    Tom Laack
    Paul Pejsa
CEUs: 1.4/PDHs: 14
Program No. 4820-7964
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For more information, contact:
Murali Vedula,, 414-227-3121
Marcia Gabriel,, 414-227-3378


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