What is Lean?

Lean is not another “flavour of the month” exercise
  • Lean is a long term commitment
  • Lean systematically drives continuous improvement 
  • Lean is all about the client
  • Lean is about involving everyone in an organization
  • Lean is about seeing the whole picture
  • Lean supports doing the right thing
  • Lean identifies the tools and staff needed to be successful 
  • Lean eliminates the wasteful activities that have crept into our workplaces that have become the norm



check out our latest newsletter to kick off 2017! Tips to level up leadership, innovative design and some big news!


Beyond Connections and Converging Pathways will be presenting at the World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education in Toronto in July!


I don't mean in any physical sense, but I refer to emotions, confidence, reputation of self or business.


Ontario High School students in Napanee have learned much about Indigenous history and have taken the You Rock Challenge with Beyond Connections and Converging Pathways.


In a world where information is instantaneously available and there is a push for everyone to attain greatness, how can employers ensure the heart of their organization - the front line staff- are engaged and satisfied?


Chris will be speaking at the 2016 National Gathering for Indigenous Education on Nov 4th and 5th in Toronto.


Life is tough and we live in a world that appears to focus on the negative, it's in our newspapers, on our television, in our workplaces, and if we allow it to creep into our minds...it will destroy our hearts.


You are the SUM total of ALL the people you have met and LEARN from.


As I recently made my way around a golf course chasing the little white ball, I realized we can all learn a lot from the game of golf, relating it to change and personal adaptation.


We are blessed to have a tremendous number of Aboriginal leaders here within Canada, with a wealth of knowledge, stories, history, and experience that are more than willing to share and enlighten those who authentically wish to understand.



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