Shingo Research Award for Value Stream Mapping

This is Karen’s second Shingo Research Award and Mike’s first. The award ceremony took place on May 5, 2015 in Provo, Utah. To learn more[…]

Value Stream Mapping Book Trailer

This book trailer gets to the heart of what the Shingo award-winning Value Stream Mapping can do for you and your organization. Learn more: Value[…]

Value Stream Mapping and Organizational Healing

Karen is interviewed by Gemba Academy’s Ron Pereira about her Shingo Award-winning book Value Stream Mapping (co-authored with Mike Osterling), including the role of VSM in[…]

The Outstanding Organization with Gemba Academy

Karen is interviewed by Gemba Academy’s Ron Pereira about her Shingo Research Award-winning book, The Outstanding Organization, and the four key behaviors for organizational excellence—Clarity, Focus,[…]

Value Stream Mapping with Gemba Academy

Karen is interviewed by Gemba Academy’s Ron Pereira about her book Value Stream Mapping (co-authored with Mike Osterling), written for leaders in service, office, and knowledge-work[…]

The Outstanding Organization

Karen is interviewed by Gemba Academy’s Ron Pereira about her Shingo Research Award-winning book, The Outstanding Organization, and the four key behaviors for organizational excellence—Clarity, Focus,[…]

Tips for Building an Outstanding Organization

Karen talks about her Shingo Prize Award-winning book The Outstanding Organization and offers tips to Swedish managers who want to improve their operations.

The Outstanding Organization with Tal Shnall – Part 2

Part 1 – https://vimeo.com/107729261 To purchase the book: https://bit.ly/TOObk This is part two of a conversation about The Outstanding Organization with Tal Shnall of Lead[…]

The Outstanding Organization with Tal Shnall – Part 1

Part 2 – vimeo.com/107729260 To purchase the book: bit.ly/TOObk This is part 1 of a conversation about The Outstanding Organization with Tal Shnall of Lead[…]

Lean Enterprise- About the Field – Karen Martin, M.A. – UC San Diego Extension

Karen Martin, M.A., advisor and instructor in UC San Diego Extension’s Lean Enterprise Certificate Program, shares insights into a career as a lean process improvement[…]

Value Stream Mapping Book Review on Quality Digest

To purchase the book: https://bit.ly/VSMbk This is a Value Stream Mapping book review from the February 7, 2014 episode of Quality Digest Live.

Get to Know The Karen Martin Group, Inc.

To learn more about The Karen Martin Group, please visit our About page or contact us at [email protected]

Building an Outstanding Organization – Part 1

To book Karen to appear at your event, please contact [email protected] Part 2: https://vimeo.com/83069683 To purchase the book: https://bit.ly/TOObk This is Part 1 of Karen’s[…]

Building an Outstanding Organization – Part 2

To book Karen to appear at your event, please contact [email protected] Part 1: https://vimeo.com/83166372 To purchase the book: https://bit.ly/TOObk This is Part 2 of Karen’s[…]

Building An Outstanding Organization

To book Karen to appear at your event, please contact [email protected] In this video view samples from Karen’s latest keynotes.

The Outstanding Organization Book Trailer

To purchase the book: https://bit.ly/TOObk This book trailer gets to the heart of Karen Martin’s Shingo prize-winning The Outstanding Organization. Hear Karen describe how the[…]

Creating the Improvement-Minded Organization

To learn more about The Karen Martin Group, Inc., visit https://www.ksmartin.com or contact us at [email protected] These are highlights from a keynote I gave at[…]

OPPD Lean Certificate Program – Project Team #2

This video was produced by Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) to highlight the results and learning achieving by one of the project teams during the[…]

OPPD Lean Certificate Program – Project Team #1

This video was produced by Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) to highlight the results and learning achieving by one of the project teams during the[…]

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