2019 Year In Review

Sharpening the Saw  Studying Continuous Improvement (CI) in 2019 Ever heard of Steve Covey? He’s the guy who wrote “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” – and the seventh point he makes in the book is about continuously Sharpening the Saw. It’s about taking stock in your skills and talents, and regularly renewing [...]

By |2020-02-04T08:18:50-06:00February 2nd, 2020|Culture Of Continual Learning|0 Comments

ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement 2019

Just returned from a ASQ’s annual World Conference for Quality and Improvement (WCQI) in Fort Worth, Texas.  The 3-day event included interesting keynote speakers and some very helpful breakout sessions.  In one of those sessions I presented ‘Design Business Systems to Support Sustainable CI’, a deeper dive into a topic I introduced [...]

By |2019-05-30T19:33:24-05:00May 30th, 2019|Culture Of Continual Learning|0 Comments

WCQI 2017

At the beginning of May of 2017, ASQ had the WCQI in Charlotte, NC (never been to Charlotte before, thought it was a beautiful city).   The conference has several keynote speakers addressing a wide range of topics. It also has over 100 presentations on these key focus areas: Focus on the Customer Quality [...]

By |2018-04-14T09:28:22-05:00April 14th, 2018|Culture Of Continual Learning|0 Comments

What is Improvement?

What about the world of Improvement? More over, what about continuous improvements? Let's look at the meaning of those two words. Continuous; on-going. Improvement; current status is better than the past. Not very difficult to interpret. Thus, it should not be hard to show continuous improvement.

By |2018-04-26T06:13:18-05:00April 4th, 2017|Culture Of Continual Learning, FYI|0 Comments