Blogue PAI https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en Our expert advice on Leadership, Management, Operational Excellence, Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation. en Thu, 24 Nov 2022 19:09:32 GMT 2022-11-24T19:09:32Z en Ultimate Guide: Gemba Walk https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-ultimate-guide-gemba-walk <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-ultimate-guide-gemba-walk" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/Guide%20Gemba%20Walk%20EN-1.png" alt="Ultimate Guide: Gemba Walk" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #00466b;">Is your presence on the floor optimal? Discover how to do an effective Gemba Walk and more in this exclusive guide.</span></p> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #00466b;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Highlights :</span></span></p> <ul style="line-height: 1; font-size: 16px;"> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">What Is Gemba Walk?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">How to Make Processes People-Centric?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">How to Perform a Gemba Walk?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Building Your Checklist</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Tech Tools to Structure Your Floor Tours</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">What to Do After a Gemba Walk</span></li> </ul> <p style="font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.75;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Learn now how to optimize your supervision presence with your teams for a more human and efficient performance management than ever!</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-ultimate-guide-gemba-walk" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/Guide%20Gemba%20Walk%20EN-1.png" alt="Ultimate Guide: Gemba Walk" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #00466b;">Is your presence on the floor optimal? Discover how to do an effective Gemba Walk and more in this exclusive guide.</span></p> <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 18px;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #00466b;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">Highlights :</span></span></p> <ul style="line-height: 1; font-size: 16px;"> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">What Is Gemba Walk?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">How to Make Processes People-Centric?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">How to Perform a Gemba Walk?</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Building Your Checklist</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Tech Tools to Structure Your Floor Tours</span></li> <li style="line-height: 1.75;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">What to Do After a Gemba Walk</span></li> </ul> <p style="font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.75;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-size: 16px;"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; color: #253849;">Learn now how to optimize your supervision presence with your teams for a more human and efficient performance management than ever!</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fthe-ultimate-guide-gemba-walk&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Management Digitalization Gemba Walk Thu, 24 Nov 2022 04:07:36 GMT YLebrasseur@proactioninternational.com (Yves Lebrasseur, Senior Expert - Technical Processes at Proaction International) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-ultimate-guide-gemba-walk 2022-11-24T04:07:36Z Industry 5.0: The Next Industrial Revolution Is People-Centric https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-next-industrial-revolution-is-people-centric <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-next-industrial-revolution-is-people-centric" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/202211-Proaction-industrie5-0-1920px-EN.png" alt="Industry 5.0: The Next Industrial Revolution Is People-Centric" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-weight: bold;">Industry 5.0 will radically change how companies work in the next ten years. It will no longer be just about automating and optimizing processes. Instead, it will make workers' lives easier, more productive, and more meaningful.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-next-industrial-revolution-is-people-centric" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/202211-Proaction-industrie5-0-1920px-EN.png" alt="Industry 5.0: The Next Industrial Revolution Is People-Centric" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-weight: bold;">Industry 5.0 will radically change how companies work in the next ten years. It will no longer be just about automating and optimizing processes. Instead, it will make workers' lives easier, more productive, and more meaningful.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fthe-next-industrial-revolution-is-people-centric&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Management Digitalization Mon, 14 Nov 2022 22:31:45 GMT JPRaiche@proactioninternational.com (Jean-Philippe Raiche, Partner – Strategy and Development) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/the-next-industrial-revolution-is-people-centric 2022-11-14T22:31:45Z Pareto Principle (80/20 Rule) & OPEX: The Complete Guide https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/pareto-principle-better-business-decisions <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/pareto-principle-better-business-decisions" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/202207-Proaction-pareto-1920px-EN.png" alt="Pareto Principle (80/20 Rule) &amp; OPEX: The Complete Guide" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-weight: bold;">When making important decisions, especially in business management, you need all the information you can get — and you need it fast. But the problem is that you can't possibly have all the information. And even if you did, it would be impossible to process it all. So, how do you ensure that your decisions rely on reliable data?</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/pareto-principle-better-business-decisions" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/202207-Proaction-pareto-1920px-EN.png" alt="Pareto Principle (80/20 Rule) &amp; OPEX: The Complete Guide" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><span style="font-weight: bold;">When making important decisions, especially in business management, you need all the information you can get — and you need it fast. But the problem is that you can't possibly have all the information. And even if you did, it would be impossible to process it all. So, how do you ensure that your decisions rely on reliable data?</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fpareto-principle-better-business-decisions&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Operational Excellence Wed, 09 Nov 2022 20:41:32 GMT YLebrasseur@proactioninternational.com (Yves Lebrasseur, Senior Expert - Technical Processes at Proaction International) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/pareto-principle-better-business-decisions 2022-11-09T20:41:32Z [WHITEPAPER] Improving Business Performance Through Management https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/improving-business-performance-through-management <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/improving-business-performance-through-management" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/WP%20Management%20FR-2.png" alt="Management Whitepaper: Improving business performance" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Do managers in your organization create a motivating environment and optimize team support to help them reach their full potential and maximize business performance?</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">You will find in this whitepaper 3 methods to achieve this:</p> <ul> <li><span>Key Business Performance Indicators</span></li> <li><span>How to evaluate management skills</span></li> <li><span>The best way to improve managerial performance</span><span></span><span></span><br><span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>This Whitepaper will help you shed light on the role of managers in business performance by defining key concepts and indicators and providing avenues for sustainable improvement in management quality.</p> </div> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/improving-business-performance-through-management" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/WP%20Management%20FR-2.png" alt="Management Whitepaper: Improving business performance" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Do managers in your organization create a motivating environment and optimize team support to help them reach their full potential and maximize business performance?</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">You will find in this whitepaper 3 methods to achieve this:</p> <ul> <li><span>Key Business Performance Indicators</span></li> <li><span>How to evaluate management skills</span></li> <li><span>The best way to improve managerial performance</span><span></span><span></span><br><span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>This Whitepaper will help you shed light on the role of managers in business performance by defining key concepts and indicators and providing avenues for sustainable improvement in management quality.</p> </div> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fimproving-business-performance-through-management&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Management Digitalization Whitepaper Mon, 31 Oct 2022 13:56:11 GMT YLebrasseur@proactioninternational.com (Yves Lebrasseur, Senior Expert - Technical Processes at Proaction International) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/improving-business-performance-through-management 2022-10-31T13:56:11Z [WHITEPAPER] How to Achieve Operational Excellence https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/white-paper-how-to-achieve-operational-excellence <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/white-paper-how-to-achieve-operational-excellence" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/WP%20Excellence%20Op%20EN-1.png" alt="[WHITEPAPER] How to Achieve Operational&nbsp;Excellence" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Is everyone in your organization aware of their respective contribution to the customer value chain?</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span>Indeed, in an operationally excellent organization, each team member can identify a normal or abnormal flow an</span><span>d know how to fix abnormality without assistance from the frontline or upper management.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">You will find in this whitepaper 3 methods to achieve this:</p> <ul> <li><span>How to build a sustainable continuous improvement culture</span></li> <li><span>The basics of Lean Manufacturing</span></li> <li><span>All about the 5S method</span></li> <li><span>How to implement and sustain these methods</span><span></span><br><span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span>This whitepaper will help you shed light on operational excellence in a very concrete way, and provide insights to sustainably improve your organization's performance.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/white-paper-how-to-achieve-operational-excellence" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/WP%20Excellence%20Op%20EN-1.png" alt="[WHITEPAPER] How to Achieve Operational&nbsp;Excellence" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Is everyone in your organization aware of their respective contribution to the customer value chain?</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span>Indeed, in an operationally excellent organization, each team member can identify a normal or abnormal flow an</span><span>d know how to fix abnormality without assistance from the frontline or upper management.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">You will find in this whitepaper 3 methods to achieve this:</p> <ul> <li><span>How to build a sustainable continuous improvement culture</span></li> <li><span>The basics of Lean Manufacturing</span></li> <li><span>All about the 5S method</span></li> <li><span>How to implement and sustain these methods</span><span></span><br><span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span>This whitepaper will help you shed light on operational excellence in a very concrete way, and provide insights to sustainably improve your organization's performance.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fwhite-paper-how-to-achieve-operational-excellence&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Operational Excellence Fri, 21 Oct 2022 17:20:28 GMT YLebrasseur@proactioninternational.com (Yves Lebrasseur, Senior Expert - Technical Processes at Proaction International) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/white-paper-how-to-achieve-operational-excellence 2022-10-21T17:20:28Z How to Recession-Proof Your Business Operations https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/why-invest-in-times-of-recession <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/why-invest-in-times-of-recession" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/20221004-investir-crise-economique-1920px-EN-02-1.png" alt="How to Recession-Proof Your Business Operations" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><br><strong>In an uncertain economic climate, such as the likely recession following a <span>pandemic</span> and a historical inflation rate, it's normal for <span>business owners</span> to be cautious about investing. Yet, every organization's future lies in balancing prudence and wise investments in this context and the following period. Here’s how to <span>recession-proof</span> your operation with wise investments.</strong></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/why-invest-in-times-of-recession" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/20221004-investir-crise-economique-1920px-EN-02-1.png" alt="How to Recession-Proof Your Business Operations" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><br><strong>In an uncertain economic climate, such as the likely recession following a <span>pandemic</span> and a historical inflation rate, it's normal for <span>business owners</span> to be cautious about investing. Yet, every organization's future lies in balancing prudence and wise investments in this context and the following period. Here’s how to <span>recession-proof</span> your operation with wise investments.</strong></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fwhy-invest-in-times-of-recession&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Management Digitalization Leadership Development Operational Excellence Wed, 19 Oct 2022 11:56:10 GMT https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/why-invest-in-times-of-recession 2022-10-19T11:56:10Z Antoine Drapeau-Perreault, General Manager Canada Continuous improvement culture: how to make Kaizen last https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/kaizen-continuous-improvement-culture <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/kaizen-continuous-improvement-culture" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Lean/Am%C3%A9lioration%20continue/MicrosoftTeams-image%20%2831%29.png" alt="Kaizen or continuous improvement culture" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">For the past four decades, Toyota has been recognized worldwide for the quality of its products and for coming out as the big winner in satisfaction surveys among car drivers. This multinational company's management philosophy can explain its success as it provides employees with the tools they need to improve their work continuously. Implementing such a system must encourage employees' commitment and creativity and allow for problems to be resolved as they arise.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/kaizen-continuous-improvement-culture" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Lean/Am%C3%A9lioration%20continue/MicrosoftTeams-image%20%2831%29.png" alt="Kaizen or continuous improvement culture" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">For the past four decades, Toyota has been recognized worldwide for the quality of its products and for coming out as the big winner in satisfaction surveys among car drivers. This multinational company's management philosophy can explain its success as it provides employees with the tools they need to improve their work continuously. Implementing such a system must encourage employees' commitment and creativity and allow for problems to be resolved as they arise.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fkaizen-continuous-improvement-culture&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Development Operational Excellence Wed, 12 Oct 2022 18:14:08 GMT YLebrasseur@proactioninternational.com (Yves Lebrasseur, Senior Expert - Technical Processes at Proaction International) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/kaizen-continuous-improvement-culture 2022-10-12T18:14:08Z What Is Operational Excellence? (And How to Achieve It) https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/operational-excellence-definition <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/operational-excellence-definition" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Excellence%20Op%C3%A9rationnelle/PAI-header-excellence-operationnelle-1920px-01.png" alt="A worker in coveralls is diligently working at her job on a production line, further away, a manager is talking with another employee." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Every business has at least one area that needs to be improved. However, it's not always easy to implement a meaningful change within an organization.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/operational-excellence-definition" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Excellence%20Op%C3%A9rationnelle/PAI-header-excellence-operationnelle-1920px-01.png" alt="A worker in coveralls is diligently working at her job on a production line, further away, a manager is talking with another employee." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Every business has at least one area that needs to be improved. However, it's not always easy to implement a meaningful change within an organization.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Foperational-excellence-definition&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Operational Excellence Mon, 19 Sep 2022 13:35:17 GMT https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/operational-excellence-definition 2022-09-19T13:35:17Z The Proaction International Team What Is Six Sigma? https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/six-sigma <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/six-sigma" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Lean/Six%20Sigma/MicrosoftTeams-image%20%2828%29.png" alt=" Lean manufacturing and six sigma management for quality standards in the industry." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Six Sigma is a strategy model designed to help businesses embark on a continuous improvement process by limiting errors and defects. <span style="font-weight: normal;">The Six Sigma methodology aims to eliminate waste, inconsistency, and discrepancies that challenge the quality of products and services of a business, company, or organization.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/six-sigma" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Lean/Six%20Sigma/MicrosoftTeams-image%20%2828%29.png" alt=" Lean manufacturing and six sigma management for quality standards in the industry." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">Six Sigma is a strategy model designed to help businesses embark on a continuous improvement process by limiting errors and defects. <span style="font-weight: normal;">The Six Sigma methodology aims to eliminate waste, inconsistency, and discrepancies that challenge the quality of products and services of a business, company, or organization.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fsix-sigma&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Operational Excellence Wed, 17 Aug 2022 19:35:01 GMT https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/six-sigma 2022-08-17T19:35:01Z The Proaction International Team South Shore Furniture creates a leadership culture to ensure agile yet creative production https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/leadership-south-shore-furniture <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/leadership-south-shore-furniture" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Succ%C3%A8s%20clients/South%20Shore/PAI-header-south-shore-1920px-01.png" alt="South Shore Furniture creates a leadership culture to ensure agile yet creative production" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">The COVID-19 pandemic, labor shortages, climate change, and multiple supply chain disruptions have forced many businesses to rethink their operations. To face these historical challenges, South Shore Furniture, a North American furniture manufacturer for over 100 years, needed agility from the organization’s core: its people.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/leadership-south-shore-furniture" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.proactioninternational.com/hubfs/ARTICLES/Succ%C3%A8s%20clients/South%20Shore/PAI-header-south-shore-1920px-01.png" alt="South Shore Furniture creates a leadership culture to ensure agile yet creative production" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="font-weight: bold;">The COVID-19 pandemic, labor shortages, climate change, and multiple supply chain disruptions have forced many businesses to rethink their operations. To face these historical challenges, South Shore Furniture, a North American furniture manufacturer for over 100 years, needed agility from the organization’s core: its people.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=3433793&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.proactioninternational.com%2Fen%2Fleadership-south-shore-furniture&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.proactioninternational.com%252Fen&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Development Wed, 27 Jul 2022 18:13:37 GMT https://blog.proactioninternational.com/en/leadership-south-shore-furniture 2022-07-27T18:13:37Z The Proaction International Team