During down economies, training and technology investments are often the first budgets cut, especially in small to mid-sized organizations. How can learning professionals secure investment for LMS projects in this environment? Using the principles of Lean Sigma, Rho’s learning professionals were able to prove that investment in an LMS would reduce costs and increase training compliance over three years, thus securing funding.

Participants in this case-study session will examine the principles, obstacles, and process involved in securing investment for various technical projects. You’ll get examples and ideas for successfully getting your projects funded.

In this session, you will learn:

  • How to analyze cost drivers using Lean Sigma tools
  • How to communicate findings
  • How to overcome resistance to your proposals
  • How to continually evaluate results

Audience:
Novice and intermediate designers, project managers, managers, and directors.

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