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2015 Governor's CI Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Governor's CI Awards! All state agencies are encouraged to nominate projects and teams that are improving Minnesota government.

Nominations are open Monday, September 21 through Friday, October 16. Learn more and submit your nominations on our Awards page.


CI Community of Practice

Join us for the next meeting of the Continuous Improvement Community of Practice. Join CI professionals from all around Minnesota government to network, learn, and share. 

All are welcome. See all the details on our Community of Practice page.


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Updated Training Courses and Registration

We've announced new training dates for August and September! You can see the new training dates on our Calendar page.

In addition, we've made some changes to our curriculum and registration processes. You'll find all the details in the Training section.


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 to Minnesota's government organizations and public sector employees. Start your learning or expand your skills today!


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.