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Evolution & Future of Lean Six Sigma

Evolution & Future of Lean Six Sigma


Chief Meaning Officer

Chief Meaning Officer

  By Nilakantasrinivasan Recently, a leader I knew for long time, moved from a line responsibility to a functional role. While she thought it’s going to be a cake-walk, but it turned out be a moon-walk. She mis-judged the functional role to be less complex than that of the line role where she handled large […]



eBook Hoshin Karni Strategy Implementation

eBook Hoshin Karni Strategy Implementation

I asked one question to a handful of employees across various levels and functions in an organization, starting from the CEO – ‘What is your company’s strategy?’ I was startled to learn that nearly every one had their own version of the company’s strategy. Some were close and others way apart from the originally conceived […]



Milking the Right Brains of your Team, with ease!

Milking the Right Brains of your Team, with ease!

As Daniel Pink, author of  “A Whole New Mind: Why Right Brainers will  Rule the Future” puts it, the time of left brain thinkers is over.This  era is about Right Brain Thinking. Agreed, that all of us have to solve problems all the  time, sometimes small,  and other times really big ones. As leaders, we constantly demand our team […]



Checksheet for Process Design in Manufacturing Organization

Checksheet for Process Design in Manufacturing Organization

Following are some of the important steps involved in Process Design in Manufacturing Organizations. It can also serve as a check sheet if you are commencing process design in your organization. Process flow design for various products Decision of in-house manufacturing Vs sourcing Plant layout with processes (cell manufacturing as per lean principles) Workstation design […]



Check Sheet for Process Design in Service Organizations

Check Sheet for Process Design in Service Organizations

Following are some of the important steps involved in Process Design in Service Organizations. It can also serve as a check sheet if you are commencing process design in your organization. Current state assessment Business process definitions Agreement on service levels, measures of success and operations metrics New process design Technology integration Process documentation Project […]



Importance of Customer Experience

Importance of Customer Experience

Every Customer Interaction creates a Personal Reaction. From the customer’s perspective, if the reaction is positive, she not only desires to have more such interactions, but shares her experience with her trusted ones. If the reaction is negative, it is bad news for both the customer and the company, but it costs the company a […]



What Skills are needed for Business Transformation?

What Skills are needed for Business Transformation?

What works for large enterprises may not work for mid size organizations! The business transformation professional need to understand what approach suits your organization! Business Transformation professional will need vast experience in leading or handling complex change in in different situations across atleast few different sectors and corporate cultures. The Business Transformation professional should stay […]



Why being Future Fit is important?

Why being Future Fit is important?

What got you here, won’t take you there! If you continue to use the current methods & processes in future, leave alone growth, you can’t even sustain your current position in market. Transformation is a continuous process and the cornerstone of transformation is to become ‘future fit’. Business Transformation is all about change, be it […]



Strategy Formulation & Implementation Life cycle

Strategy Formulation & Implementation Life cycle

Consider the Strategy Formulation Lifecycle