November 12, 2019

Productivity People reaches out to families that are suffering

A five-course degustation dinner matched with single malt whiskies raised $9,000 for ReliefAid, who is now able to deliver essential aid to families displaced by war in Northern Syria. Liddy Bakker and Geerten Lengkeek who organised and sponsored this event […]
November 5, 2019

Clients leverage off the Global Lean Alliance approach from Demarken Group and Productivity People

The recent establishment of the Global Lean Alliance (GLA), an initiative of Productivity People in New Zealand and Demarken Group in Australia, to leverage Capability, Capacity and Connections for Lean transformations globally, has resulted in interest from a number of […]
October 23, 2019

Productivity People Introduces the Global Lean Alliance

“Leveraging Capability, Capacity and Connections for Lean Transformations Globally” An initiative by Demarken Group Pty Ltd in Australia and Productivity People Ltd in New Zealand Recently we announced the establishment of the partnership between Productivity People and Demarken Group. We […]
October 17, 2019

How Lean is that?

Continuous Improvement across the external supply chain benefits suppliers and customers With the primary purpose of Continuous Improvement and Lean being the “value for the customer”, it is surprising to see how few Lean practitioners actively engage their customers in […]
October 10, 2019

Productivity People assist ReliefAid with their conflict zone Aid Delivery in Syria

Shocked by the recent developments in Syria, the directors of Productivity People, Geerten Lengkeek and Liddy Bakker, have decided that they once again want to reach out to civilians that are suffering as a result of the conflicts. Nearly three […]
September 30, 2019

Productivity People welcomes Junior Consultant Josh Cook

Productivity People likes to announce our newest team member Josh Cook. Josh is a highly motivated recent graduate of the University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Commerce. Despite his young age, Josh has a good grounding in a range […]
September 20, 2019

Productivity People and Demarken Group establish partnership

What is a better guarantee for sustained success than having access to an experienced and knowledgeable professional services firm for organisations going through a lean transformation? For Geerten Lengkeek, managing director of Productivity People in New Zealand, the answer is […]
August 19, 2019

Why we should ban the F word at work

The other day I read an article that claimed it had been ‘proven’ that open plan offices were productivity killers and that workers have greater output working from home. It went on to say that like many other management fads, […]
July 4, 2019

Productivity People at work

Featuring NICK BROWNSWORD in the series “OUR TEAM AT WORK”. Nick was offered a “cruise” on the Pacific…
June 28, 2019

Take the plunge with Productivity People

Productivity People is hiring junior (and senior) consultants. Take the plunge with us! We have placed an ad on Seek and have already had a number of high caliber candidates.Check out our advertisement on Seek. We also need senior consultants, […]