Leadership Salad

I am not convinced that facilitating kaizen events will produce a Lean culture. I am also not convinced that value stream mapping, balanced scorecards, A3 problem solving, 5S, visual management, standard work, Poka yoke, statistical process control, quality function...

Simple is Hard to Do

As a Lean Healthcare practitioner, I partner with healthcare facilities to focus the entire organization on the elimination of waste in the systems and processes.  We do this by focusing on what adds value for patients.  It sounds simple. Focus on adding value for the...