Get a copy of Mr. Isao Yoshino’s Top Leadership Lessons

If you don’t have a copy already, you can click here to get a PDF of the top 10 Toyota leadership lessons that Mr. Yoshino shared me in 2015 & 2016. I’m working an a new addition with 10 more!

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 […]

Overview of the Japanese Healthcare System

March 4, 2015 6

I recently attended a two-day class for newcomers to Tokyo. One of the speakers was a British general practitioner who lives and practices in Tokyo. He gave a brief overview of the Japanese healthcare system […]

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