How to get Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt online

Hey there, Skill Miner is online. Today I would like to announce my final sentence to the experience I had with MSI Certified. Being not fully satisfied after getting my Six Sigma Black Belt  I  decided to try Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (LSSMBB). If you don't know what it is and why it might be … Continue reading How to get Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt online

Why you should worry about Change Management

Hey there, Skill Miner is online. Everything is changing and there is a certain trend in the acceleration of this process. Change Management knowledge can help us to smoothen these effects. Even when we are talking about a strategy there is one important point to notice. That the strategy is not set once and for … Continue reading Why you should worry about Change Management

Lifting the curtain on Strategic Management basics with MSI Certified

Hey there, Skill Miner is online to welcome you to the first article in the Strategic Management field. You have probably heard this famous saying: "Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat". It belongs to the great Chinese general and Philosopher Sun Tzu.  Seeing the full picture and having … Continue reading Lifting the curtain on Strategic Management basics with MSI Certified

6 Sigma Black Belt. Martial arts in process management

2016, Moscow. I was sitting in Starbucks with my new acquaintance Taraq. We were talking about the company he worked for. It happened to be one of the biggest Schlumberger subcontractors in the field of deep sea mining. They were looking for an expert in process optimization and management. I was approximately in the middle of my success story, how I had managed to turn a team of losers into rock-stars. The manufacturing line productivity was boosted by over 200%  as Taraq stopped me. "Do you have any certificate that proves your qualification? 6 Sigma Black Belt or something like this?" No, I didn't have it. Although, I had read many books by this time dedicated to this topic.