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5S in the Office

The paperless office is a myth…….or is it? The intrepid people in The Gemba Academy have recently published series of 5S video for the office. You may not learn how to get rid of paper, but you’ll certainly learn how to store less of it, file it and retrieve it more easily. For details, please click here.


Leading Innovation – IRDG National Conference, Kilkenny: 22nd October 2019

We’ll hear from executive coach and keynote Barry O’Reilly as he breaks down a transformative framework that shows leaders how to rethink their strategies, retool their capabilities, and revitalize their businesses for stronger, longer-lasting success. In addition, case studies, growth stories and innovation experiences will bring innovation to real life, allowing us to learn from the wisdom (and scars!) of exemplary business leaders from a wide variety of organisations. For details, please click https://www.irdgannualconference.ie/

Best practice visit to Boston Scientific, Galway: 23rd October 2019

The pioneer of lean best practice visits in Ireland, the ICBE, is organising a visit that is open to members and non-members alike. Member cost is €100 per person (to be donated to local charity). Non-members will be accommodated subject to availability with an administration fee of €195 plus €100 charity donation (chosen by the organisation). Maximum number 20 in total with a limit of 2 places per company. Click here to view booking details https://icbe.ie/event/best-practice-visit-to-boston-scientific-galway/