How do Lean CEOs Think?

Lean CEO

The Lean CEO: Leading the Way to World-Class Excellence reveals the true power of Lean through in-depth interviews with CEOs who have gone beyond tool adoption and established Lean as a corporate-wide management system. The all-star cast of twenty-eight leaders represents a wide variety of organizations, including global manufacturers Ingersoll-Rand and Continue reading How do Lean CEOs Think?

Lean Transformations guided by Beliefs?

Lean Transformation

The The Lean CEO: Leading the Way to World-Class Excellence reveals the true power of Lean through in-depth interviews with CEOs who have gone beyond tool adoption and established Lean as a corporate-wide management system. The all-star cast of twenty-eight leaders represents a wide variety of organizations, including global manufacturers Continue reading Lean Transformations guided by Beliefs?

Does CAP-Do look like DMAIC

DMAIC A3

When @addartis on Twitter yesterday posted that the Reflection A3 (CAP-Do) looked a lot like a Lean version of the Six Sigma process of DMAIC (Define -Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control), I had to admit they were eerily similar. I pulled up from my archives or more specifically the eBook, Marketing with A3 (More Info), and Continue reading Does CAP-Do look like DMAIC

Supply Chain Stack

This is a collection of 20 – Business901 Podcast Transcriptions, called Stacks (see below) through my Issuu channel: Supply Chain A collection of Business901 Podcast Transcriptions that centered on applying Lean, Six Sigma and Theory of Constraints to the Supply Chain. Several people included are Chad Smith, Carol Ptak, Amir Schrangenheim, Continue reading Supply Chain Stack

Lean Sales and Marketing Book Overview

Part of The Lean Minute Collection on YouTube This is a quick overview of a few of the books both old and new that have been written on applying continuous improvement (Lean and Six Sigma) in Sales and Marketing. CAP-Do (More Info): What makes CAP-Do so attractive is that it Continue reading Lean Sales and Marketing Book Overview

Systems Thinking Stack – 16 Publications

This is a collection of Business901 Podcast Transcriptions, called Stacks (see below) through my Issuu channel: Systems Thinking I organized this stack on Systems Thinking and it includes interviews on Dr. Deming, Peter Scholtes and Brian Joiner. I ended up with 16 publications in the stack at the time of this Continue reading Systems Thinking Stack – 16 Publications