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Don't Miss the CI User Group

Join us in November and December for the next meetings of the Continuous Improvement User Group. Learn new skills, share best practices and network with fellow CI experts around Minnesota.

All are welcome! See the full details on our CI User Group 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


Continuous Improvement Training

Want to be a CI leader? Get started with our training programs. Review course descriptions, upcoming sessions, and registration info from our Training page!

Have questions or want to discuss tailored curriculum options for your office? Contact us to learn more and explore our training programs!


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.


New Look, Expanded Mission

Looking for the Enterprise Lean program? You're in the right place! After over five years of improving state government, we've updated our look.

Lean, Six Sigma, Total Quality Management, and more. They're all part of our toolbox for increasing the value and efficiency of government services. Learn more about us.

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.