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#5 White Paper

Leaning the Quality Control Laboratory

Pharmaceutical manufacturers continue to operate in an increasingly competitive environment, contending with issues that run the gamut from lost revenue from expired, patents, ballooning costs for new drug research and development, changes required by new regulations and other compliance mandates and...

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Recovery, now!

Relaunching operations after Covid-19 is vital for the company and its employees as well as for the entire community.

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Speaker at IOWA Lean Summit 2018

October 2018 - West Des Moines, IA

For the second year in a row, Ms. Converset was invited by the Iowa Lean Consortium to speak at the Lean Summit held in Des Moines, Iowa, in October 2018.

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The Whole Package

#15 Innovation Newsletter

You can't judge a book by its cover, or a gift by its wrapping. What about a product or service by its package? That's a hot-button issue in many industries, from food and beverage, to pharmaceutical and medical, to retail and industrial manufacturing.

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One week at The Ohio State University campus…

LMAC SERVICES - 3rd week

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 …

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Beyond the Improvement Strategy

Recently I was invited to help a metal manufacturer with two business units and several production facilities address the issue of their continued under-performance; despite what the company felt was a herculean effort to drive cost from their system.

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Catherine Converset

Président Productivity USA | Senior Lean Consultant | Lean Speaker | Lean Teacher

Lean Consultant and President of Productivity - the Lean education and consulting company which introduced the Toyota Production System in the USA – I moved from heavy industries before entering into Consulting and Education.

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James Vatalaro

Business consultant, research-developer, and author with Productivity Inc.

Mr. Vatalaro has over 30 years of experience in building innovation and improvement capabilities with small, mid, and large companies found throughout the service and manufacturing industries.

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Sanford ‘Ellis’ New Jr.

Senior Management Consultant (BPL) with Productivity Inc.

Mr. New has over 30 years of experience building value-add capabilities in service and manufacturing/process industry environments.

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