Archive for Lean Organizations – Page 5

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night…”

Chris Hotze, of Crescere Capital Management, sent us this video showing how they Leaned out their mail slots.

Lean Haircut

Paul Akers walks us through getting a Lean haircut at QB House. Look great in 10 minutes!

Can a record launch be Lean?

Chris Hotze, of Crescere Capital Management, sent us this video showing their Lean approach to launching a record…or any other pomotional material!

Quality and Steel

Paul Akers discusses The Isuzu Group…a very visionary company. We can all learn from their operational excellence! Pay attention to the 60 second changing of the die!

Change your View!

Paul Akers discusses how with Lean you constantly need to change your view. The most important improvement you can make is the improvement you can make right now.

[longer version]

[In Russian]

Quality Seen and Unseen

Paul Akers visits a Kawada Industries job site and discusses their precision and efficiency…even on items unseen.

Amazing Cell Design

Paul Akers discusses a magical cell design in a Japanese company.

Lean Signage

Chris Hotze, of Crescere Capital Management, sent us this video showing how simple KPI’s can help standardize their mall signs.

Can a shopping mall be Lean?

Paul Akers walks us through a Lean shopping center in Japan. Not only do they practice Lean, they teach their renters to practice Lean!

Is your Sushi Lean?

Paul Akers takes us along to a Sushi restaurant in Japan…and it is Lean!

More improvements

Giving the customer what they want