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So when you say Lean, do you really mean L.A.M.E.??

Mark Graban is a friend of mine and a long time advocate and practitioner of Lean, in his blog article, he addresses some misconceptions with Lean. I couldn’t agree more with his words so I will let him speak uncommented; … Continue reading

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Another article which shows that Lean works anywhere!

Once again, McKinsey have produced an article on Lean and its uses outside of car-making. http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/operations/when_toyota_met_e-commerce_lean_at_amazon?cid=manufacturing-eml-alt-mkq-mck-oth-1402

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Five overriding principles of Lean.

  There are FIVE overriding principles to Lean.   Identify Customers and Specify Value – The starting point of a Lean Journey is to recognise that only a small fraction of the total time and effort in any organisation actually … Continue reading

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