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Why Process Improvement Projects Fail

Interesting times.  There’s an emerging consensus that Lean, Six Sigma and other process improvement programs are failing, and a myriad explanations why.  And yet – I just saw a(nother) Nimbus client video on a remarkable success in sustainable process excellence. … Continue reading

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Shall I Compare Thee To…. Process Maturity?

This day of furious activity for Cupid’s bow brings to mind conversations with two clients just last week. Let’s risk breaking a few hearts by noting that not every Valentine’s Day card today will lead to courtship. And many fewer will blossom into union in happy marriage.  But, still, it’s what most of … Continue reading

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A Process Platform, Not A Process Tool

It’s true that ‘platform’ sounds like Marketing-speak.  But there’s an important distinction between a process tool and a process platform.  And it’s not widely appreciated, which is why so many organizations continue to waste so many millions of dollars on process tools that can never … Continue reading

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