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Lean Six Sigma and Business Performance
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Contributor: Andrea Charles
Posted: 08/24/2017
Andrea
The PEX Network surveyed over 800 process improvement and operational excellence professionals, as part of the largest global survey into the state of process excellence. In this exclusive report, we reveal the key trends highlighted by the “2017 biennial PEX Network state of the industry process excellence survey” and explore how organizations aro Full Content »
Contributor: Oliver Slot
Posted: 07/27/2017
Oliver Slot
PEX Network’s has recently launched a new podcast series, featuring personal conversations about business with key industry leaders. 15 episodes are already live on the iTunes App & Google Play or available to listen on the PEX Network Website, the series is already making waves in the process excellence community. Full Content »
Contributor: William Botha
Posted: 06/30/2017
William Botha
Effective lean leadership is essential for creating a culture of continuous improvement. In this exclusive interview William Botha, Operational Excellence Principal Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, shares his insights on what it takes to be a successful lean leader, the importance of senior leadership commitment and utilizing demonstrated training to establish a culture of quality across the organization Full Content »
Contributor: Process Excellence Network
Posted: 02/22/2017
Process Excellence Network
In this PEX Network interview, Kevin Duggan, founder of the Institute for Operational Excellence and author of the best-selling book, Creating Mixed Model Value Stream, and the Shingo Award-winning book, Design for Operational Excellence, talks about applying Operational Excellence in an office environment. Full Content »
Posted: 12/12/2016
Redefining Performance Insights from the Global C-Suite Study - The CFO perspective
How leading CFOs are taking the long view, preparing for the next wave of innovation and applying predictive analytics to decision making.

This report draws on input from the 5,247 C-suite executives (CxOs) who participated in our latest C-suite Study – the eighteenth in the ongoing series of CxO studies conducted by the IBM Institute for Business Value. Full Content »
Contributor: PEX Network Reports
Posted: 08/22/2016
PEX Network Reports
Find out how leading practitioners and businesses are positioning themselves for success in PEX Network’s exclusive report “Emergence: The Future of Operational Excellence.” Full Content »
Contributor: Process Excellence Network
Posted: 06/06/2016
Process Excellence Network
This survey tries to unveil the maturity of organizations in achieving a customer-obsessed operating model. What are the major drivers of change and what role does IT play? Take this survey to find out how 'mature' your organization is. Full Content »
Posted: 06/06/2016
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It’s increasingly clear that the old PEX model of training waves of belts to implement DMAIC projects in pursuit of getting certified has run its course. The question is what should the PEX leaders of today be doing to ensure that their program remains relevant, attracts investment and stays top of mind for senior executives? In this thought provok Full Content »
Contributor: John S. Hamalian
Posted: 06/01/2016
John S. Hamalian
‘R-E-S-P-E-C-T - find out what it means to me!’ was the chorus of a spirited song belted out by soul singer extraordinaire Aretha Franklin back in the late 1960s.  Following Aretha’s lead, what does ‘Respect’ mean to you?  In Part 1 of this series, we explored what ‘Respect for People’ means from the perspective of Toyota’s key lean princ Full Content »
Contributor: John S. Hamalian
Posted: 06/01/2016
John S. Hamalian
“Respect Your Elders!’ was a mantra drilled into our heads by many of our parents as early as we can remember.  But we may have not been told why to respect them, and may have been left with an impression that Respect merely means to be superficially polite to people.  While it is well established that one of the two key pillars of Toyota Full Content »
Contributor: Maria Pamment
Posted: 05/18/2016
Maria Pamment
Getting buy in from executives and managers is a critical part of any process excellence program. Without the engagement and enthusiasm of staff, a program will not succeed. “At each level you need to align it to the corporate imperative but take it down to a level that’s more real for that particular functional group,” says Maria Pamment, Director Full Content »
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Contributor: Process Excellence Network
Posted: 02/22/2017
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In this PEX Network interview, Kevin Duggan, founder of the Institute for Operational Excellence and author of the best-selling book, Creating Mixed Model Value Stream, and the Shingo Award-winning book, Design for Operational Excellence, talks about applying Operational Excellence in an office environment. Full Podcast »
Contributor: Daniel Senter
Posted: 04/12/2016
Daniel Senter
I recently was reminded of great advice offered over 70 years ago, but still relevant today:"To do our work, we all have to read a mass of papers. Nearly all of them are far too long. This wastes time, while energy has to be spent in looking for the essential points."Any idea where it’s from? You can read the original memo here.The memo was issued Full Column »
Contributor: Andrea Charles
Posted: 08/24/2017
Andrea
The PEX Network surveyed over 800 process improvement and operational excellence professionals, as part of the largest global survey into the state of process excellence. In this exclusive report, we reveal the key trends highlighted by the “2017 biennial PEX Network state of the industry process excellence survey” and explore how organizations aro Full Whitepaper »