The key to create results is to manage your performance in a structured way. A Performance Management System gives your that structure. We see five steps in setting up your performance management system: Strategy Alignment: You need to answer the questions: Which goals do we have? What do we want to achieve? And why do …

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This week Jonas and Fredrik was in Skien, Norway to kick-off an execute program with a client. The program will train 40 leaders in the cornerstones of a Lean Operations System. The purpose of this program is to strengthen the knowledge and skills of management to perform and empower continuous improvements. It will give the …

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A few months ago, Fredrik and Samir worked with a tier 2 automotive supplier based in Europe. They were facing a large variation in demand and changes with short notice from there customer. The result of this variation was frequent re-planning and large inventories both on raw material and finished goods. When approaching a problem, …

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C2U Group is happy to announce that we officially are a training partner to Lean Forum Sweden. Together with other training partners we will offer training through Lean Forum. C2U will during the fall 2023 offer webinars with Senseis from Toyota in Japan together with Lean Forum.  Look out for the webinars!    

To implement or get a Lean Business System or Lean Production System in place is a challenge to every business. C2U has formed a successful way of developing a system or do a transformation using the seven dimensions in the picture above. Normally, we start with a pilot (version “0,5”) and then cascade the learnings to the next pilot.
We also facilitate networks of companies that already have their system in place to develop further by learning from each other.

Do you have problems in your business? Systematic problem solving is a tool to eliminate your problems for good. Fredrik Forsberg spent last week in Johannesburg, South Africa delivering a training in systematic problem solving at a client’s production site. The training took the participants through the problem-solving process by mixing theory and working on …

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Increasing productivity has it challenges. When going from start-up to scale-up companies often struggle to increase productivity with profit. Below you see some customer stories on the topic.

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The Execute Program – A Lean Management Training leading to significant results
Management has an important role in transferring the principles and values described in booklets and power point presentations into action and behavior. An effective way of transferring such documents into behavior is to work with practical training.
The purpose of this training program is to strengthen the knowledge and skills of top management to perform and empower continuous improvements. It will give the managers a better understanding of what the managements role is and what behavior is needed.

ABB Robotics in Västerås transformed one of its production lines from traditional robot assembly to takted station assembly. The transformation included new machine equipment, changed organization and a new way of working. When working with takt and also more flow-oriented, it is inevitable to set a standardized way of working. This is where C2U stepped in with expertise.