News, information, and what’s happening at Productivity Inc.
We would like to congratulate Productivity Inc. client Johnson Controls Power Solutions, Saint Joseph Distribution Center in Saint Joseph, Missouri on being named an Industry Week Best Plant finalist for 2018.READ MORE
We’ve been busy here working on our educational events! Click through to download a one page flyer to keep for your reference. More events are being added so check back for updates.READ MORE
Productivity’s Senior Partner, Catherine Converset, to speak at the Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) 2018 Conference October 29-November 1 in San Diego, CA
We are very excited to announce that Productivity’s Senior Partner, Catherine Converset, will speak at the Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) 2018 International Conference, October 29-November 1 in San Diego, CA. Catherine will deliver a half-day workshop on Monday, October 29 on the subject of Lean in Service/Administrative Functions...READ MORE
Just Announced: Productivity’s Senior Partner, Catherine Converset, will speak at the fall 2018 Iowa Lean Consortium Conference.
The event, being held October 23-25 at the Sheraton West Des Moines, will bring together Lean leaders and practitioners eager to share perspectives on how they are using Lean methods to change their culture while striving for operational excellence. Catherine, will deliver a breakout session as well as a workshop, here is a quick summary of her session topics:
“Ellis, your week spent here had a profound effect, I can never thank you enough. Since the training you provided […]READ MORE
APRIL 16TH 2018
This week on the campus of The Ohio State University…
“Productivity Inc. has expert personnel who have trained, mentored, and coached at our supplier manufacturing plants around the world. The results of their work have transformed the way we do business today and far into the future.”
David F. - Former Head of Strategic Planning - Operations, adidas AG
“Productivity is really good at NOT coming in and telling us how and what to do, but rather listening and understanding what our particular challenges are and then working with us to develop and implement solutions – from the front lines through to senior leadership”
Greg F. - CLSSBB MMP, Continuous Improvement Specialist Optimization & Integration, Oil Sands & In Situ - Suncor Energy Inc.
Lean Manager Certificate Program dedicated to the service industry and support services This week at The Ohio State University campus was the last week of our Lean Manager Certificate Program dedicated to the service industry and support services …
LMAC SERVICES - 3rd week
“Having had some LEAN training back 10 years ago, we thought our company was quite LEAN. In consultations with Productivity Inc., we realized we were quite a bit off the mark and decided to engage their services 5 month ago. The results are quite impressive: 30-40% efficiency pick up in sewing lines; 65% WIP reduction; defect reductions averaging 75%. In short, Productivity Inc. is such a fast payback for us, it’s scary.”