Today, MPS began Summer Trek 2012! #strek12 will be our hashtag for our participants input and feedback. I am attempting to Blog from my Blackberry and capture the journey to excellence!
Workshop Objectives: Define the process and tools to be used to work in teams to achieve better outcomes.
* identify the district problem solving process
* identify the fundamental concepts and tools in support of the district problem solving process
* Ability to apply problem solving concepts and tools on district problems relative to one's respective area of responarea of responsibility
* Learned and practiced problem solving and cooperative decision-making
Our Summer Trek Teams:
Customer Driven Focus
Manage by Fact
Involvement by everyone
MPS - "our" Problem Solving Process
Identify the poblem/Gap
(Tools-problem statements, data charts, flow chart)
Determine the root cause
(Cause & effect analysys, pareto analysis, ask why 5 times)
Explore possible solutions
(Brainstorming, prioritization 9,3,1 & consensus)
Assess the results
Standardize the improvement
I will update the post as #strek12 progresses
The journey continues...