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Innovation: Without it, You’re Not Doing Lean

Many people fail to understand that innovation is a critical element of lean thinking and, without it, there will be very little true improvement. Unless innovation is well integrated into a lean system, the big gains that are possible will likely never be realized. Continue reading

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Slowing Down to Speed Up

Borrowing From Neuroscience to Drive Kaizen Thinking “If you are going to do TPS you must do it all the way. You also need to change the way you think. You need to change how you look at things.” – Taiichi Ohno One of the most common issues lean coaches face when teaching structured problem-solving is keeping people … Continue reading

Innovation for the Sake of Innovation

“Our whole company is founded on the principle that there is something very different that happens with one person, one computer.” – Steve Jobs The May issue of Fortune Magazine included an article called, “Startups . . . Inside Giant Companies,” which presented the latest approach companies are using to drive innovation.  The article included … Continue reading

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