Building Your Business
Lean Programme for micro-enterprise

27 June 2017

Monaghan LEO recognise the importance of the development of management skills for people managing their own Micro or Small Enterprises. There is also recognition of the very substantial improvements in productivity and profitability that can result from the application of lean principles in an organization. LEO Monaghan aims to support managers in effectively embracing lean methodologies in their businesses.

Owner/managers and senior staff members of micro and small businesses across a variety of sectors who wish to gain an introduction to Lean concepts and allow them to gain a practical understanding of lean principles by undertaking a short focused in-company assignment with mentoring support.

The programme will consist of workshop training to provide an introduction to Lean concepts, and mentoring support in undertaking a short in-company lean assignment.

The workshop training will cover

  • Introduction, overview and benefits of lean principles 
  • Lean tools and techniques and how they relate to your business
  • Road map for lean in your business
  • Understanding the nature and scope of lean projects
  • Project ion and scoping for your business

The in-company lean assignment

The in-company assignment cost will be identified and finalised during the workshop training. Participants will receive regular support in their assignment, ideally from an Enterprise Ireland approved LEAN mentor over a 16 week period. It is envisaged that each participant will receive up to 5 support visits lasting 3½ hours each to his/her premises over the sixteen week period to bring their assignment to a conclusion.

For more details see LEAN for Business

  • Cavan
  • Louth
  • Meath
  • Monaghon