Change Management

Many of the world’s most successful businesses are those that can quickly and effectively adapt to the rapidly changing business environment. Implementing meaningful and proactive change within an organization can feel like an uphill battle, making these changes stick can prove to be even more challenging. Businesses that resist change can quickly find themselves left behind as new competition, new trends, and new technology emerge in all industries.

LSS Green Belt Classes for 2019

As the initial pillar of Six Sigma training, Green Belt offers students an introduction to the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) process, a systematic approach to drive sustainable change.  Featured topics include charter formation, process mapping, root cause analysis, solution selection techniques, and statistical analysis.  Students learn and apply key facilitation and improvement tools through interactive team-based exercises and traditional classroom sessions.  Taught by our Master Black Belts, the course features curriculum and exercises that are specifically tailored to fit student and client needs.

Meliora Consulting Names Director of Business Development

Meliora Consulting LLC, a process improvement consulting firm, names Rachael Brown as Director of Business Development. Brown will also retain her role as Director of Business Development for Employer Services Corporation (ESC), the parent company of Meliora Consulting.

2019 LSS Black Belt Training Schedule

2019 LSS Black Belt Training Meliora Consulting, a subsidiary of ESC,  will be hosting four Lean Six Sigma Black Belt trainings in 2019.  Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training is a four-week intensive course for internal leaders with a proven history of success and excellent interpersonal skills who will lead project teams within their organizations. … Continued

Process Mapping: A Planning and Management Tool

Can Process Mapping Help Your Organization? By Lauren Brugger, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt A process map is a visual tool that documents a series of steps taken to achieve a result. Because they are visual, process maps convey information more effectively than written procedures or descriptions of processes. Process mapping can portray the … Continued

The Power of Brainstorming

Brainstorming is a creative method of generating a large volume of ideas free from criticism.  Brainstorming was developed in the 1940s by an advertising executive who was frustrated with his employees.  The employees were unable to individually develop ideas for advertising campaigns, but were successful during group sessions.  Brainstorming is now one of the most well-known tools for developing ideas in business.

Meliora Consulting’s Green Belt Training Recap

Master Black Belts Present Key Six Sigma Concepts and Tools in Green Belt Training Meliora Consulting recently hosted 27 trainees from 9 companies for 4-day Six Sigma Green Belt training. Throughout the week, 5 Master Black Belt instructors presented key Six Sigma concepts and tools through a variety of presentations and hands-on exercises. The class … Continued

Demystifying Lean Six Sigma

Lean Six Sigma is a systematic, process-driven approach to business improvement, harnessing data and proven lean six sigma systems to maximize improvement value realization. Come join us as we breakdown this traditionally manufacturing-centric improvement model into its direct applications to the service and professional industries.

Using Facilitators for Better Meetings

Facilitators Focus on Reaching a Decision or Solution By Lauren Brugger, LSS Black Belt, Meliora Consulting It is impossible to be part of an organization and not attend meetings.  Many meetings are poorly run and waste people’s valuable, limited time.  A facilitator is someone who provides methods and tools that help team members to use … Continued

Upcoming Six Sigma Green Belt Class

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Class A Lean Six Sigma 4 day course is designed for professionals looking for a systematic way to drive improvement initiatives at their company.  Class size is limited, please contact us for availability. Students will receive customized training and individual coaching from our team of 3 Master Black Belts: Class Date:  … Continued