TSD Insights

Questions from the Web: Is Lean Only for the Shop Floor?

Lean, Lean Implementation

In a manufacturing environment, why is lean manufacturing applied only to the shop floor? Why is it not applied to the entire organization?

It is based on the failed assumption that the only waste that matters is manufacturing waste. Can you imagine a manufacturing process that produces a defect and there is no one in the organization to work it with the customer? At every stage of the value...

...
June 21, 2018 / /

Introduction to TSD 5-Phase Implementation Model

5-Phase, Lean, Lean Implementation, Problem Solving

The search for a consistent methodology to implement lean led me to many diverse places.  I considered the work of many famous management development gurus and the work on systems by my good...

...
/ July 28, 2017
Page 1 of 1

Subscribe to Email Updates