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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.


Stay in the Loop with our Newsletter

Our continuous improvement newsletter is published once a month with the latest news about CI in Minnesota state government. 

Subscribe today to receive it in your email inbox, and read archived issues on our newsletter page


Online Training Now Available

Can't make it to our in-person training courses? Worry no longer. You can get equipped with continuous improvement knowledge and skills from almost anywhere, through our new online training course

Find more details and stay tuned for other new training programs on our Training Courses page.


2014 Governor's CI Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Governor's Continuous Improvement Awards. Seven 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, and check out photos of winners past and present in our Photo Gallery.

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.