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Countdown on for the LERC Conference

The Lean Enterprise Research Centre* 25th anniversary conference is getting closer and promises to be a highly stimulating, illuminating and collaborative event. Combining thought-leadership from some of the top lean thinkers with great networking opportunities, it’s the one lean event you do not want to miss this year.  Event web...

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Lean Research Themes Survey

5th December 2017

An invitation to complete a short questionnaire on lean research themes Aims This survey aims to gain feedback on potential themes and topics that could form part of a research programme that explores the nature and application of lean thinking and related schools of thought. As the research will have...

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Case Study Participants Required!

7th March 2017

Assistance is required from inquisitive companies to help in PhD case study research on the supply chain management of Product-Service Systems (PSS). The Proposition PhD researcher and LCS Level 2b Master Lean Coach, Eric Li, is studying the supply chain management of Product-Service Systems (PSS) and he is conducting several...

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Lean Sustainability Research

17th February 2017

Respondents are required to complete a questionnaire on lean sustainability being undertaken by Cardiff University, Swansea University and the Politecnico di Milano Research Focus The research title is Lean Implementation and Sustainable Continuous Improvement: managing internal knowledge stock, employee engagement and employee innovative work behaviour. It aims to investigate the role of...

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Webinar: Mental Health in the Workplace

20th July 2016

“Out in the Open – The Importance of Considering Mental Health in the Workplace” Webinar Schedule Date: Friday, 25th November 2016. Start Time: 9.30 am GMT. Duration: 60 minutes Attendance: Virtual or physical (latter at Cardiff Business School) Registration: Click to register. Free attendance. Capacity: 60 physical, 250 virtual Presenter: Dr Hadar Elraz, Cardiff Business School...

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CI Training Research Infographic

4th June 2016

An LCS infographic that presents some of the key findings of LCS research into managers’ attitudes to continuous improvement training in the workplace. Further information of the research and its results can be found here.

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Report: From PEX to OpEx. The Next Generation

6th April 2016

This report from the PEX Network team analysed the results of a state of the industry survey conducted in the summer of 2015, with 870 industry respondents across the globe taking part and giving insights and trends on the current state of their Operational Excellence programmes. This report focuses on the European respondents....

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Community members are welcome to post an article on any lean related topic. Go the the Article Submission Page and add your article.

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