Tag Archives: Lean principles
Taiichi Ohno on the Toyota Production System
Classic video of the ‘father of contemporary lean’ discussing the Toyota Production System.
Ten Precepts to think and act to win.
- First reduce waste.
- First say, “I can do... Read More
Dan Jones: My Lean Journey
Dan Jones has played a pivotal role in shaping our understanding and application of lean thinking, initially through seminal books including The Machine that Changed the World and Lean Thinkin...Read More
Speedee Service System
In 1948 the McDonald brothers invented the SPEEDEE SERVICE SYSTEM for burger production emphasizing speed, lower prices and volume. The Speedee Service System applied the principles of manufacturing production to fa...Read More
Using the Lean Transformation Framework
John Shook, Chairman and CEO of Lean Enterprise Institute, USA presents “Using the Lean Transformation Framework to Transform Organisations” at the UK Lean Summit in 2015 (56 minutes)Read More
The LEI Lean Transformation Model
John Shook, CEO of the Lean Enterprise Institute, explains the their Lean Transformation Model and its ability to transform an organisation (10 minutes, uploaded in 2014) Read More
What is Lean?
Dan Jones of the Lean Enterprise Academy and co-author of The Machine that Changed the World and Lean Thinking describes lean thinking in this six minute 2011 videoRead More