Create a Sustainable Lean Program and Culture

Make lean part of your culture.

Organizations wholly embracing lean work with DBR to train their own staff to be lean facilitators.  Having lean champions on staff ensures continuous and sustainable lean process improvement.  Training can be provided on-site at your facility, at a third-party location or at one of the DMACC campuses.  

Programs that train ‘lean champions’ and provide ongoing support include:
  • The workplacelean train the trainer/certification program
  • Ongoing support and professional development seminars and workshops

Success Stories

"Thanks to the DBR’s training, processes from admissions to payroll were improved, yielding significant time-savings as well as some cost-savings.  Thanks to our new lean knowledge, our staff continues to see process improvement opportunities.  Staff are also more proactive in thinking about how changes will impact others within the college." Read More
- Sharon Grice, Cornell, Director of Admission Operations

“DBR’s workplacelean has created a program that is appropriate, effective and palatable for the higher education world. DBR helped us design the best methodology for our culture and process improvement is much more engrained in our school.   We are working on a number of process improvement projects thanks to workplacelean.” Read More...

- Kristen Schunk Moreland, Ivy Tech Community College Director of Process Improvement