Business Impact give the public sector something to LEAN on
National training and apprenticeship specialist Business Impact recently attended a major public sector conference to promote the benefits of Lean and Lean techniques to major employers in local government and the NHS.
A capacity crowd descended upon the Barbican for the opening of Public Service Events' 4th annual Lean Government conference. Featuring a keynote address from Francis Maude, Minister of State for the Cabinet office, the conference boasted a programme of high profile speakers, discussing how lean thinking can transform public sector performance.
‘If an organisation is to improve, it must be constantly searching for ways to do better’, said Maude; ‘this is the fundamental ethos of lean.’ The event, featured a range of interactive masterclass sessions and great networking opportunities in the packed exhibition, with Business Impact taking centre stage as one of the countries leading Lean specialists.
A team of providers from Business Impact including managing director, Martin Wray, national sales manager Nick Atkinson, training and support manager Phil Grainger and two of Business Impact’s leading experts in Lean techniques, Mike Scarr and Dave Radin attended the conference.
Nick Atkinson commented on the conference; ‘Business Impact were delighted to be invited to the event as one of the leading providers of Lean in the UK. Lean has always been a business tactic employed in the private sector, and is well known in the manufacturing and design environment. For the public sector, the current and future economic climate and funding structure will make Lean an essential tool in developing services.’
‘Our knowledge and experience of embedding Lean techniques in an organization, was noted as a key benefit to the delegates at this conference, and we have been able to open discussions with a wide range of public sector partners as a result of the event.’
About Business Impact
Business Impact is a national provider of results focused training, competitively delivered nationally across most industry sectors. The business works with companies of all sizes ranging from large multinationals to small local businesses, delivering Apprenticeships (fully funded in many cases), NVQs and commercial training. Whether looking for a 1 day bespoke workshop or want to recruit and train staff as an Apprentice, Business Impact expert trainers and support staff can help in every aspect of this process.
Business Impact prides itself on the delivery of service, experience and flexibility in the training and development market
Business Impact offers a complete one stop solution for the identification, training and development of people within your business. Business Impact works across all levels within an organisation from apprentices to senior management/leadership.
Business Impact provides a team of highly experienced personnel within the training and development environment, with the added value of offering a commercial perspective on how to best support your business.
The range of services available from apprenticeship recruitment, skills academy development and long term training and development partner, ensures that Business Impact can offer a full national service on any level to support organisations in various sectors.