Lean Coaching Summit 2015 – Notes and Reflections

July 29, 2015 12

Last past week I attended the Lean Coaching Summit in Seattle, Washington. The event was a great opportunity to connect with other Lean thinkers across different industries and share our thinking about the “soft side” of Lean […]

Japan gemba visit: Lean in hospitals

July 16, 2015 32

It has been surprising to me since moving to Japan six months ago to learn that very few hospitals and health systems are using Lean or the Toyota Production System principles in their operations. Japan […]