Lean Style; Empowering Employees

Almost every Monday, the Office of Continuous Improvement gives a short presentation during Michigan Tech’s New Husky Employee Orientation where . . .

PIC Summer Projects

Written by Rylie Kostreva We’re almost half way through the summer, and boy has it been a busy one. We . . .

The Principles of Lean in Action

In 2005, Dr. Nick Ellis founded a completely Non-Profit organization called MEDLIFE in order to battle the constraints of poverty . . .

Wedding Bells Are No Exception

So often we get caught up in our projects: we start them, prioritize them, and then devote all of our . . .

Preemptive Improvement

Most often, the trigger for PDCA is when you come across a barrier or an issue within a process. The signal . . .