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A Webinar on Lean Transformation Core Elements: Strategic Deployment, Value Stream Management, and Managing for Daily Improvement

February 15, 2016 @ 1:00 pm CDT - 2:00 pm CDT

jean cunningham consulting

A Webinar on Lean Transformation Core Elements: Strategic Deployment, Value Stream Management, and Managing for Daily Improvement
Monday, February 15, 2016 at 1:00PM CST

Join Ultra Consultants and lean business management expert and pioneer Jean Cunningham on February 15 at 1PM CST for a one-hour webinar on the core elements of lean and how they are best employed for your operations, your customers and reducing waste.

Widely recognized for her work in Lean Accounting, IT, HR and other non-production functions, Ms. Cunningham provides strategic lean guidance, management training, workshops, and Kaizen events to a wide range of companies. Attend our webinar to learn about transforming your organization to follow lean principles and integrate your business functions with lean operations. Additionally, you will learn about Ultra’s business process improvement and ERP selection and education services, and how these can assist you in developing a lean-enabling ERP solution for your organization.

Key Benefits:

  • Get to know ‘lean beyond manufacturing’ techniques for your company.
  • Find out what lean office functions can and should provide value-add services within your company.
  • Understand importance of lean thinking beyond the shop floor.

Who Should Attend?

The webinar is designed for lean manufacturing companies who wish to integrate lean business functions into their operations, and for companies considering the acquisition and implementation or upgrade of a new ERP system.

About Jean Cunningham

Jean CunninghamAs president of Jean Cunningham Consulting, Ms. Cunningham’s goal is to enable clients to tightly integrate their business functions (Lean Business Management, The Lean Office) with lean operations, reduce waste, and maximize customer and product focus. She is an original thought leader for The Lean Accounting Summit and The Lean HR Summit. She is also a board member of the Lean Education Advancement Foundation. She was the voluntary CFO of the Association of Manufacturing Excellence from 2006-2011.

Ms. Cunningham is the co-author of the acclaimed book, Real Numbers: Management Accounting in a Lean Organization, an essential text for learning Lean Accounting. She is also co-author of Easier, Simpler, Faster, a book on applying lean principles to information technology processes and optimizing output information for the lean workplace. Both books were awarded the Shingo Prize for Research (2004, 2008).

In addition to her extensive consulting schedule, Ms. Cunningham speaks at lean conferences and teaches Lean Accounting for the Ohio State University Master of Business Operational Excellence program.


Please email Analiese Trimber at atrimber@ultraconsultants.com for more information.