Operate Versus Innovate

Misunderstanding Continuous Improvement Operating Innovating Don’t Do Both At The Same Time Continuous Improvement Redefined Misunderstanding Continuous Improvement Early in my career, “Continuous Improvement” was a popular buzzword. Every company claimed to have some type of program that constantly looked to improve its processes. I misunderstood the concept of “Continuous Improvement”. In my mind, commitment to continuous improvement meant that, at any point during the completion of a task, if a potential improvement could be made then everything must stop while the process is updated.