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Welcome to the KStar Associates blog where we post our latest thought leadership and content to help clients and non-clients alike. Feel free to ask questions and engage with us.


How to use customer centric problem definition

Having a structured approach for realising there’s a problem, to then quantifying it (to understand severity), contextualising it (to understand impact) and ultimately setting a measurable KPI target to resolve it can sometimes be tricky. KStar Associates work with clients of all sizes to help them develop a culture of continuous improvement & this article […]

KStar Associates DMAIC Lean Six Sigma Problem Definition

KStar Lean Six Sigma PMO

Building a Lean Six Sigma Programme

Building a Lean Six Sigma programme as the driving force of process improvement requires a strong organisational framework to ensure focussed effort that delivers results. This article covers a programme management office (PMO) framework KStar Associates’ uses with clients when ramping up a lean six sigma programme to minimise risk and manage change within the […]


KStar Lean Six Sigma DMAIC

Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement: DMAIC

Lean Six Sigma is a popular Process Improvement methodology for helping businesses address specific operational issues and drive business performance. This article provides an initial introduction to what Lean Six Sigma is and how the DMAIC framework can be used to enable structured problem solving in your organisation. What is Lean Six Sigma? There are […]