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Intel to incorporate Lean Six Sigma into financial management streamlining efforts
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 29, 2011
Companies are always looking for ways to streamline financial management and enact more effective continuous improvement approaches, and Intel is no exception, according to CFO.com. Read More
South Carolina congressional candidate embraces Lean Six Sigma
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 28, 2011
Randal Wallace, city councilman of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, recently announced that he will be running for the 7th District congressional seat - and championing Lean Six Sigma methodology as part of his campaign. Read More
Defense Logistics Agency employees attend process improvement conference
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 23, 2011
Lean Six Sigma and process improvement practitioners from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) recently met for a continuous improvement training conference to enhance their skills and share best practices, according to the Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System. Read More
Explaining social BPM
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 22, 2011
Handing over the reins to employees or customers can result in more effective business process improvement efforts, according to SearchCIO TechTarget. Read More
Army facility uses Lean Six Sigma to improve efficiency
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 22, 2011
The 402nd Army Field Support Battalion-Qatar was able to expedite equipment turnaround times by using Lean Six Sigma methodology to enact process improvement, according to the official website of the United States Army. Read More
Banks leveraging process improvement to offset upcoming lean year
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 21, 2011
With 2012 likely to be a year of leaner margins and slower growth, financial services institutions are looking for ways to cut costs and increase revenue without sacrificing quality, according to CFO Magazine. Read More
Canadian hospital enjoys healthcare process improvement gains
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 18, 2011
Jayme Watson, the director of continuous improvement at Health Sciences North (HSN) in Sudbury, Ontario, recently held a presentation about the healthcare facility's recent gains in efficiency, according to Northern Life. Read More
Navy acknowledges process improvement specialist's contributions
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 17, 2011
A regional program analyst and continuous process improvement specialist was recently honored for his work in the Commander, Navy Region Southeast's Strategic Planning and Lean Six Sigma division, according to the Florida Times-Union. Read More
Transplace uses Lean Six Sigma to adapt to licensing allowances
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 16, 2011
The Mexican division of transportation management services and logistics technology company Transplace recently became licensed as a U.S. Customs Broker, and it's using Lean Six Sigma to adapt to becoming the single source provider for cross-border customers. Read More
Conference will address putting Lean Six Sigma to work
by Guidon Performance Solutions Published November 16, 2011

It's one thing to conceive a Lean Six Sigma-based process improvement initiative, but quite another to successfully put it into practice.

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