“Get the fundamentals down and the level of everything you do will rise.” - Michael Jordan
The last week has been exciting in that I got to talk to and hear from a host of friends and colleagues relative to lean thinking. It's amazing how many people are running on parallel tracks as we all work towards building cultures of continuous improvement.
The question I posed last week was around identifying common themes inside many of the books that have been written on lean and business excellence. I wasn’t surprised to receive several comments and great feedback. The answer to my question seemed obvious and intuitive to many people, which makes me think many of us are watching the same movie. Perhaps this has something to do with our collective experience and lessons learned?Continue Reading →