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Center of Excellence for Business Innovation

Lean Solutions

The following are some of the many programs BCI has developed as recommended Lean Solutions for the most common business issues. We are continuously adding training programs.

Providing Lean Solutions in the following key areas:

  • Improving Workplace Organization (5S)
  • Lean Simulation for Manufacturing - "War on Waste"
  • Principles of Workflow Analysis and Redesign
  • Lean Transformation Foundation Skills
  • Kaizen/Continuous Improvement
  • Improving Performance in Healthcare: A Roadmap to Healthcare Excellence
  • Lean Office, Lean ERP, Lean Core Processes, Lean IT
  • Lean Healthcare Applied, Lean Healthcare Simulation
  • Lean Overview
  • Lean Prevention
  • Asses Management
  • Quality Control
  • Rapid Change-over
  • Emerging Leadership Academy
  • Advanced Leadership Academy
  • Tranformational Leadership
  • Work of Leaders (DiSC)

Training can be customized to meet your company's needs. Contact any of our Business Development Managers or call the BCI Office at (517) 483-1857.

Quality Management Systems

BCI can help organizations promote a workplace where leaders and frontline employees are committed to increasing productivity, improving product and service quality, and building a high-performance workplace.

Providing training in the following key Quality Management Systems:

  • Quality Management Systems: ISO 9001/TS, internal auditing, quality core tools
  • ISO 13485 (Medical Devices)
  • ISO 14001 (Environmental)
  • ISO/TS 16949
  • ISO/TS 16949-2002 Management Overview
  • OHSAS 18001
  • Internal Auditor Training
  • Tools of Quality
  • Voice of the Customer
  • Quality Function Deployment
  • Agile/Scrum
  • Kepner Tregoe
  • Certified Quality Engineer Refresher (40 hours)
  • Certified Quality Process Analyst (32 hours)

Providing Sustainable Manufacturing and Environmental Systems training in the following key areas:

  • Sustainability
  • Greenroof
  • Deepwell
  • Greywater Reclaim
  • ISO 14001
  • Supply Chain (green sourcing)
  • Re-use and Sustain

We are continuously adding training programs. If you do not see what you need, please ask. Training can be customized to meet your company's needs. Contact any of our Business Development Managers or call the BCI Office at (517) 483-1857.

Six Sigma

Six Sigma seeks to improve the quality of process outputs by identifying and removing the causes of defects (errors) and minimizing variability in manufacturing and business processes. It uses a set of quality management methods and creates a special infrastructure of people in the organization (Black Belts, Green Belts, Yellow Belts, etc) who are experts in these methods.

The BCI is pleased to provide training in the following key areas:

  • Six Sigma Overview
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification
  • Six Sigma Green Belt: Breakthrough Improvements to the Supply Chain
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Lean Champion for the Supply Chain
  • Lean Applied to the Supply Chain: A Hands-on Simulation
  • Kaizen Event
  • The Lean Challenge: Achieving Performance Excellence for Stage 2 Companies
  • MiniTab Training Workshop
  • Introduction to Design of Experiments
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • Master Blackbelt
  • Hypothesis Testing
  • Advanced Statistic Techniques

We are continuously adding training programs. If you do not see what you need, please ask. Training can be customized to meet your company's needs. Contact any of our Business Development Managers or call the BCI Office at (517) 483-1857.

Strategic Planning

Boosting Your Return on Investment

In our constantly changing business landscape, optimizing your effectiveness while delivering a measurable return on investment is critical in today's world economy. Understanding the link between your Human Resources services and your bottom line is key to continuous improvement. We will assess your current program and design a select portfolio designed to meet your industry-specific Human Resources requirements.

The following are some of the many BCI programs that have been developed as recommended solutions for the most common business issues. We are continuously adding training programs.

Leadership

  • Succession Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Executive Coaching
  • Employee Engagement
  • Public Speaking
  • Excelling as a Manager or Supervisor

Company Growth

  • Recruitment and interviewing
  • On-boarding and Orientation
  • Compensation Strategy
  • Change Management
  • Grant Development

Employee Development

  • Employee Performance Management
  • Training and Professional Development
  • Team Building
  • Neutral Facilitation/Problem Solving
  • Wellness Programs

Risk Management

  • HR Audits
  • Terminations
  • Benefits Audit
  • Employee Handbooks and Policies
  • Mediation

We are continuously adding training programs. If you do not see what you need, please ask. Training can be customized to meet your company's needs. Contact any of our Business Development Managers or call the BCI Office at (517) 483-1857.

Website Effectiveness

Creating and maintaining an effective website is essential to doing business in today's fast-paced economy. The following are some of the many programs BCI has developed as recommended solutions to meet the specific needs of our clients.

Providing Website Effectiveness training in the following key ares:

  • Graphic User Interface
  • Integrated Performance Support
  • Smart Apps and Stealth Internet Commerce

We are continuously adding training programs. If you do not see what you need, please ask. Training can be customized to meet your company's needs. Contact any of our Business Development Managers or call the BCI Office at (517) 483-1857.

Community and Continuing Education at Lansing Community College

Community Education and Workforce Development
West Campus Room M105
Phone: (517) 483-1338
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