Our primary tool for improving operations and organisational performance is the Theory of Constraints (TOC).
A chain is only as strong as it’s weakest link.
Focusing your improvement efforts on the wrong link will yield minimal bottom line benefits.
We apply 5 powerful focusing steps that enable us to identify and leverage the weakest link in your organisation ensuring fast and dramatic business improvement.
TRIZ encompasses a structured method for creative thinking, problem solving, Business innovation and ideation.
TRIZ includes a theoretical base and various analytical and knowledge-base tools that help individuals and teams invent, innovate, create and resolve complex problems in a systematic and repeatable way.
Organisations that integrate TRIZ-based innovation and problem solving can build a sustainable competitive edge.
TRIZ will enable your organisation to:
The need to have be have and sustain a competitive edge in today’s challenging business environment is a prerequisite to ongoing success.
We can help you to eliminate unnecessary waste from your business operations and help you add more value to your clients. Our proven methodology of applying TOC (Theory of Constraints) with the Lean Manufacturing tool set ensures improvement efforts are focused on your operational constraints for optimum results.Learn More
Stabilizing and standardizing your processes is vital to producing consistent deliverable results. Variation above the noise in processes must be brought under control to deliver on your customers quality expectations. We use the DMAIC process to deliver real process and bottom line improvements.Learn More
In order to build and maintain a competitive edge you must be continually up-skilling and empowering your workforce. Free Flow Partners are qualified Adult Educators. We are registered training providers and assessors for Competenz New Zealand delivering National Qualifications in Competitive Manufacturing. Coaching is also a vital part of the change management process which ensures improvements are sustained throughout the organisation.Learn More
We make sure you have the guidance and support needed to ensure that improvement efforts last.
Improvement and training programs are much more effective when backed up by professional coaching and mentoring.
Coaching helps integrating new tools and methodologies into the fabric of your organisation ensuring that you get the most benefit and a sustained return on improvement initiatives.Learn More