The idea of implementing Lean Six Sigma practices in an organization can quickly meet with head-on stubborn resistance. No matter how much data and case studies you present or reference, the doubters will come off the bench to play. For all of those dreamers out there who can envision strong Lean Six Sigma practices in their organization, here are a few shots that the doubters are going to send.
What do you fear? Fear comes in many forms and fashion. The power of your fears typically comes from sources that are not supported in fact. Legend, folklore and hearsay fuel the fears of people. Fear in the workplace is sourced from those same venues, then fueled by careless and reckless management behaviors.