Stories continue below

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October 22, 2020  

Coca-Cola recovery continues as it grows leaner in pandemic

News General
September 22, 2020  

Voice of the customer: Where lean thoughts become reality

News General
July 29, 2020  

Finding balance when consistency of purpose is not quite enough

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July 23, 2020  

Centre of truth: Uncover previous disturbances to flow

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June 9, 2020  

Apply 5S forethought: Once started it’s hard to change course

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January 21, 2020  

Measuring performance for multiple sites, departments or teams

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October 31, 2019  

Sit on your hands: It’s about experiencing the learning

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September 17, 2019  

Changing shifts: Engineer them to improve productivity

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August 8, 2019  

Riding the white water: Kayaking and leadership lessons learned

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June 26, 2019  

People power: Expand your vision of how work is done

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June 11, 2019  

Create a positive culture: Making a difference drives strategic advantage

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May 7, 2019  

Build your brand with tools that improve your plant’s processes

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April 2, 2019  

Increase your velocity: Focus on reducing cycle times

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February 13, 2019  

Optimize PM programs: Add lean to improve your plant’s efficiency

News General Production
September 24, 2018  

Distinguish between genuine and apparent efficiency

News General Production
July 3, 2018  

Emotional attachment: It creates employee engagement

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June 4, 2018  

End the firefighting: Build continuous improvement teams

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May 28, 2018  

Stay on top of your inventory: replenishment that keeps the process moving

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March 5, 2018  

War on waste: Observations from the shop floor to top floor

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December 10, 2017  

Explore the abstract: Look beyond the circle with your audits

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August 17, 2017  

Get organized: shadow boards improve plant productivity

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February 22, 2017  

Visitors are your best auditors: feedback delivers opportunities for improvement

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December 18, 2016  

Managing customer demand: leverage your enterprise excellence tools

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October 29, 2016  

Going with the flow: how TPS and McDonalds are cleaning up

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June 14, 2016  

Tame variability

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February 21, 2016  

Diagnosing lean

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September 18, 2015  

Book review: Leading the lean journey

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August 12, 2015  

What’s the rush?