There Europeans have created a new lean manufacturing award to recognize companies that are demonstrating their use of innovation to create growth and jobs. The first lean manufacturing innovation award winner is Brillopak, which is a packaging company in the UK. Yes, that’s right, a packaging company. Lean principles can and are being applied and … Read more Lean Manufacturing Innovation Award Winner
The purpose of this article is to get you to ask this question: “Is your business satisfying customer needs?” This seems like a pretty straightforward question. However, it is not always that easy to get a straight-forward answer. Most business owners will tell you that they are “definitely satisfying their customer needs.” How do they know … Read more Is Your Business Satisfying Customer Needs?
Does Lean Management increase profits? How Lean Management is using a new cost model to stay ahead of their competitors! In this article, I want to take a look at the advantages of lean management and its effect on any business. There is a direct correlation between the style of management and the success of … Read more Lean Management
5 things to know prior to making use of Lean Concepts! Ignore these and your lean concepts will be nothing but dreams! Changing any enterprise into a Lean Business may be a daunting job if the person participating in the project does not have the knowledge and experience of lean concepts to grasp what needs … Read more What to do before implementing Lean Concepts!
It’s a toss up between – Mean thinking or Lean thinking! Lean thinking is the way of a progressive CEO! I am often asked why it is necessary for a business to adopt lean thinking! Well, it’s will allow an organization to train its employees about Lean principles and to apply them into their business practices. A business … Read more Which first, People elimination or Problem elimination?
Every business needs to know about Strategy Deployment! Why is strategy deployment so important? It’s very important for any business to have a clear understanding of what is stopping it from achieving success. Without knowing this important piece of information they will continue to repeat the same mistakes. However, that everyone should know is there … Read more What is Strategy Deployment?