Lean principles aren’t just for manufacturers. Don’t believe us? Continue reading and watch this video to see Lean transform a NYC food bank after Hurricane Sandy.
Taking an established product to a new market can be tricky but Teledyne VariSystems is making sure they’re prepared with a continuous improvement program. Find out how our Aerospace and Defence Productivity and Competitiveness Pilot Program helped get them on the right track.
Summer vacation time is a great time to catch up on some reading and dreaming about where our organization could go. I spent quite a bit of time with John P. Kotter’s books – and in particular “Leading Change”.
For small companies, preparing for growth in a new market can be a big job. LMI (LubeCorp Manufacturing Inc.) did it with help from Productivity Alberta and the Aerospace and Defence Productivity and Competitiveness Pilot Program.
Stay connected to the latest productivity news this summer with the freshest edition of The Buzz featuring reports on investment perceptions by Canadian businesses, the low-down on the Alberta labour situation and a video on the need for smart failure.
Volunteering with your coworkers can be a great way to give back to the community that supports your business and build important team skills. PA recently joined up with Meals on Wheels Edmonton to team up for an afternoon of giving back.
Running a business is hard enough without worrying about wildfires or flooding. But a solid plan can help your business stay open and productive if disaster strikes.
This is the latest installment of The Productivity Buzz and we’re talking about some of the less celebrated characteristics of great leaders. Do you have what it takes to make it all about your team and their success? Can you leave your ego at the door?
You might have heard about our workshops but did you know that many of them can be customized for special delivery at your office? That’s what we did this spring for Airdrie Economic Development and the Airdrie Chamber of Commerce.
The Alberta construction landscape is one of mega projects and they’re rarely completed on time and on budget. Productivity Alberta’s Construction Management Framework is trying to change that. Find out how you can help with your feedback.