IBM Lean Master

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Co-create Lean Six Sigma work products by being able to coach others to become Lean Coaches and to coach Change Teams in the Lean methodology; they are also able to contribute to a deployment using well established practices, methods and behaviors. Lean is an industry-proven methodology, that when executed, results in the ability to deliver more value to clients through operational excellence. Lean thinking follows 5 principles: specify value, Map the value stream, establish flow, implement pul

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IBM Lean Master

What is needed to earn this credential or badge

Member

Earner is an employee of IBM

Credential

Earned the following badge: IBM Lean Coach

Education Experience

Demonstrated knowledge of Lean Six-Sigma assets, methods and engagement practices.

Professional Experience

Demonstrated Lean Six-Sigma assets, methods and engagement practices by:  - Attend trainings in Project / Program Management from IBM PM CoE which helps Lean Masters manage large programs;  - Give back to the Lean community by offering trainings, new tools and techniques, advanced blog posts, and research topics on Lean.- Coaching a Value Stream Manager to certification (Mentoring Badge)

Professional Experience

Completed a further twelve month tour of duty, following certification as a Lean Coach. You must have coached at least five Value Stream Projects or at least ten Kaizen events plus the above activities

Professional Experience

Worked in Lean Six-Sigma for a minimum of two years for at least 50% of their time demonstrating the core skills as defined in the GBS Progression &Promotion model

Professional Experience

Contributed to the evolution of Lean Six-Sigma by creating at least two assets e.g. Solutioning guidance, case studies, blogs, best practice, white papers, POV

Volunteer

Coached at least two people through the process of adopting Lean Six Sigma processes and Methods on separate client engagements

Professional Experience

Understand the importance of the IBM Way and how it relates to Lean Six Sigma activities

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Alignment to standards

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International Standard for Lean Six Sigma

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