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2015 Governor's CI Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Governor's Continuous Improvement Awards! Four state agency teams were honored with these awards for their outstanding achievements improving government services in Minnesota. 

See the winning teams and learn more on our Awards page.


Just Announced: 2016 Training Courses

We've announced new training dates for the first half of 2016! You can see the new training dates on our Calendar page.

Check out course details in our Training section and learn how to register on our Registering for Training page


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CI Flyers Now Available

Spread the word about continuous improvement (CI) around your workplace! We've developed new flyers to advertise CI and CI training courses. We've included basic flyers and templates that you can adapt for specific training sessions and audiences. 

You'll find them on our CI Tools page under the "Organizational Resources" tab, as well as on our Photo Gallery page.

Welcome to the Minnesota Office of Continuous Improvement

It's our mission to improve Minnesota government every day. We do this by leading and supporting government agencies as they build continuous improvement (CI) into their organizational culture and day-to-day business practices. To empower employees and improve organizational performance, we use time-tested CI tools and methodologies, including Lean, Six Sigma, Total Quality Management, and more.


We provide various training courses in Saint Paul for Minnesota's government organizations and public sector employees.


Download training materials. Access continuous improvement tools and templates. Read our newsletter. Review FAQs and links. And more.


Continuous Improvement strives to create sustainable and proven results. See how Minnesota's government organizations are using CI tools to increase efficiency and quality of services.

What is CI?

Need a quick rundown on continuous improvement? Get started here and learn more about where CI comes from and how it works.