News and Events

Enterprise Excellence Ireland Conference Croke Park 22 May 2019

We were delighted this year to attend the Enterprise Excellence Ireland Conference in Croke Park on May 22nd.  This event is growing from strength to strength as it is clearly maturing into the go-to conference in Ireland for Lean and Continuous Improvement practitioners.  We had a highly interactive day representing […]

Launch of the Lean Innovation Centre at Cork University Hospital

The Lean Innovation Centre in Cork University Hospital was launched formally on 21st of March 2019 by Chief Executive Officer J.A. McNamara. The launch event was attended by staff of Cork University Hospital, Cork Institute of Technology and hospital staff involved with the Lean initiatives in particular. Mr. McNamara took […]

Lean Construction Ireland Commendation

On Tuesday the 20th of November in Croke Park we were delighted to support Lean Construction Irelandat the inaugural LCi National Conference.  The application of Lean in construction is growing since our initial work in the industry almost ten years ago.  It was fantastic to see so many delegates there supporting the […]

Announcing our new brand, Stockil Continuous Improvement

In the early 1900s my great grandfather opened a new shop providing quality meats and other food goods in Catherine Street Limerick.  Stockil’s was very well known and I can still remember it in the 1970s before it closed.  My grandmother and uncle continued the tradition of shops in the […]

South West Lean Forum Cork University Hospital Event

Delighted to support the Cork University Hospital and South West Lean Forum at the hugely successful event in CUH on 23rd October. Hopefully everyone learned something from the speakers and the workshop.  The focus of our workshop was to understand the correct and leveraged use of simple tools like Brainstorming […]

Classes Underway

The 2018-19 Academic year is off an running with Yellow, Green and Black Belt classes started in Cork and Dublin.  This year marks the 10th year of QQI qualified courses being offered by QMOne through CIT.  Over the years the courses have been developed and enhanced.  New this year is […]

August 2018 Graduations

August saw our 2017-2018 cohort of students coming together to celebrate their successful achievement of their Lean Sigma education.  Over 130 graduates were awarded Yellow, Green and Black Belt certification.  Ceremonies were held in Dublin and Cork.  It has been a busy year with students from all over the country […]

Change your approach

Early in my career as an engineer I always saw my role as problem solving, however as my career developed the problems became more difficult to understand and to solve.  The problems moved from ones of machines and defects to ones of communication and people motivation. For a long time, […]