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8 Wastes new Self-taught Booking not required

An introduction to the 8 Wastes (Lean methodology), and how to spot hidden waste in your own processes.

This short session will provide an understanding of the principles, tools and techniques involved in Process Analysis with a view to improving business process effectiveness and efficiency. Delegates will have the opportunity to practice using the techniques that they learn via exercises designed to be enjoyable and thought provoking.

The course refers to the methodology used in conjunction with Triaster process mapping software available to users across the University of Cambridge.

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Wed 24 Jun 2020 14:00 CANCELLED
Tue 18 Aug 2020 10:00 [Places]
Effective Meetings: Focus Groups new Mon 1 Jun 2020   10:00   [More dates...] [Places]

This focus group provides an opportunity for you to support the ourcambridge team and contribute to the delivery of more effective and efficient meetings across the University.

Are you fed up with ineffective meetings? Or, are you already approaching meetings in an innovative way? The ourcambridge team would love your input, which will help to shape the guidance and toolkit we are producing.

The focus group will be formed of 6 colleagues using Microsoft Teams to discuss and answer a short series of questions centred around effective meetings and the guidance produced.

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Mon 1 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]
Tue 2 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Tue 2 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]
Wed 3 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Wed 3 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]
Thu 4 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Thu 4 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]
Fri 5 Jun 2020 10:00 [Places]
Fri 5 Jun 2020 14:00 [Places]

This course is designed to help delegates plan and deliver process improvement workshops and is complementary to other courses within the Business Improvement theme.

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Mon 15 Jun 2020 09:15 CANCELLED
Thu 30 Jul 2020 09:15 [Places]
Tue 25 Aug 2020 09:15 [Places]

The course is designed to give participants an overview of Lean thinking as applied within Higher Education, and an explanation of some of the basic tools used to make improvements to processes. This session will focus on how to break down a problem and work towards a justifiable and confident decision to achieve the best outcome you can.

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Thu 28 May 2020 09:30 CANCELLED
Mon 29 Jun 2020 09:30 CANCELLED
Wed 19 Aug 2020 09:30 [Places]
What is Lean? new Self-taught Booking not required

This short video provides an overview of the history and high level principles of Lean as a process improvement methodology.