Archive for Lean Organizations

Kicking off the Lean Journey

The folks at Timberline Cabinetry & Millwork are kicking off their Lean journey. What is stopping you from taking the first step?

What is the Definition of Quality?

Paul Akers has a conversation about Lean with Norman and Noriko Bodek.

The President has the Final Inspection

Paul Akers joins Mr Amezawa in visiting a tier 2 supplier for Lexus. This company is part of Lexus Kaizen Study Group. Be amazed by the attention to detail.

L.E.A.N.

My friend, Rick Egelin from Fireblast Global, shared this. Wow!

Lean Hotel

Paul Akers shows how easy it is to check in at the Tokyu Stay Hakata. He also shows a lot of the Lean features.

For more information on the Japan Study Mission, got to this link.

Tegu Lean | Honduras

Hi Everyone, I am about to go on the most incredible trip of my lifetime…going to Honduras to work with a company called Tegu who makes magnetic children’s toys. I am going there strictly on a humanitarian basis to help this company implement Lean so they can keep the 300+ jobs that this amazing company has created…please be thinking of me this week…it’s the most important trip! Here’s a video of their company. ~Paul