Lean Enterprise Institute

Type: Organization
Name: Lean Enterprise Institute
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Fulfillment Stream Management +: The New Era of the 3PL

It has been over four years now since the Lean Enterprise Institute published our workbook titled Building the Lean Fulfillment Stream. As a co-author of the book, I was honored when the book received a Shingo Prize, which recognizes “research and writing ... [Published Supply and Demand Chain Executive - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Kaizen Coaching: Don’t Give People Answers, Let Them Learn

Last week, I taught a pilot session of a new class on Kaizen and continuous improvement that I taught for visitors to the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value . Unlike other workshops that have assumed people are starting from scratch, this was designed ... [Published Lean Blog - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

New word: "maieutikos"

Among the joys of teaching Lean process improvement with people like the Lean Institute Africa's Norman Faull are the unexpected language lessons. Today at a Best Care Always workshop in Johannesburg, Norman posted the slide seen above. Maieutikos ... [Published Not Running a Hospital - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Centralize Your RAC and Audit Management Processes

Section Sponsored by:[Editor's note: this is the first installment of our two-part series on Centralizing RAC Audits]Limited resources. It's a concept with which healthcare providers are all too familiar: Trying to do more with less. Obviously, organizations ... [Published Executive Insight - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Which IT Customers Want To Apply Lean Principles?

By Christine KernThe concept of lean manufacturing , initially developed by Toyota Corporation after World War II, was so successful that by the 1970s it was being applied in manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Coined by Jim Womack, Ph.D., ... [Published Business Solutions - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Polaris names Pucel to VP operations, engineering, Lean activities

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Polaris Industries has hired Kenneth J. Pucel as its first executive vice president of operations, engineering and Lean position.Lean manufacturing encompasses practices that maximize customer value while minimizing waste. "Eliminating ... [Published Dealer News - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value Welcomes Rachel Regan

PRWebRachel Regan has joined the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value as the program manager of payment initiatives, a new effort for the Center focused on exploring payment systems that reward health outcomes instead of volume.Regan will be responsible ... [Published Tamar Securities - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Lean is a “Generic” Term for TPS, Says Dan Jones

People often say Lean is pretty simple (or that it’s just “ common sense “). Yeah, some of the concepts are simple… but sometimes deceptively so. Or, we find that it’s easier to describe Lean (as a management system, a set of methods, and a culture) ... [Published Lean Blog - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Cambridge, MA-Based Lean Enterprise Institute Announces 2 In-Depth Workshops for Creating and Sustaining Continuous Improvement Cultures

The sessions at the Institute’s Cambridge office will help managers and executives build competitive advantages through daily process improvement and innovation. (PRWeb September 22, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/20 ... [Published Presskontakt.se - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

And soon, a major motion picture?

So this book arrives in the mail, with an accompanying note from my buddy and colleague Jim Womack at the Lean Enterprise Institute.  He's writing to entice me to read Lead with Respect, A novel of lean practice . A novel?  About Lean? Fat chance ... [Published Not Running a Hospital - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

New Lean Management Novel Explains How to Develop Business by...

"Lead With Respect" shows how developing people’s capabilities as problem solvers is the ultimate sign of workplace respect and a decisive business advantage. The authors, who also are lean practitioners, introduce readers to CEO Jane Delaney, who must ... [Published PRWeb - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

John Shook, Lean Enterprise Institute CEO, Will Keynote the Third Annual Lean Coaching Summit

The conference agenda is designed to let attendees learn and then practice essential lean coaching skills. The nonprofit Lean Enterprise Institute (LEI) today announced that CEO John Shook will deliver a keynote at the third annual Lean Coaching Summit, ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 25 2014]

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According to the Lean Enterprise Institute, "Simply, lean means creating more value for customers with fewer resources." In other words, making a process leaner is all about eliminating the waste. The more people involved, the greater the possibility of error...
...services at far less costs and with much fewer defects, compared with traditional business systems," according to the Lean Enterprise Institute . "Companies are able to respond to changing customer desires with high variety, high quality, low cost and very fast throughput times."
"/>My guests today are Darrell Damron and Hollie Jensen and we’re talking about Lean in Washington statestate government. Darrell and Hollie are both state employees, serving in the role of Enterprise Lean Consultant within a team called “ Results Washington .” I’ve seen them both present at a Lean Enterprise Institute summit  and I’m really happy to have them share their ongoing improvement story here in the podcast. "
"I am very excited to work with a group of leaders who are dedicated to impacting healthcare reform by using lean principles," said Regan. "I also look forward to getting more involved in the healthcare industry in generalgeneral Healthcare is a dynamic, energetic industry. It's always changing and I find it really engaging!"

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Fulfillment Stream Management +: The New Era of... [Published Supply and Demand Chain Executive - Oct 22 2014]
Kaizen Coaching: Don’t Give People Answers, Let... [Published Lean Blog - Oct 21 2014]
New word: "maieutikos" [Published Not Running a Hospital - Oct 16 2014]
Centralize Your RAC and Audit Management Processes [Published Executive Insight - Oct 13 2014]
Which IT Customers Want To Apply Lean Principles? [Published Business Solutions - Oct 10 2014]
Polaris names Pucel to VP operations, engineeri... [Published Dealer News - Oct 06 2014]
Podcast #210 – Lean in Washington State Government [Published Lean Blog - Oct 01 2014]
ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value Welcomes ... [Published Tamar Securities - Sep 30 2014]
Lean is a “Generic” Term for TPS, Says Dan Jones [Published Lean Blog - Sep 29 2014]
Cambridge, MA-Based Lean Enterprise Institute A... [Published Presskontakt.se - Sep 22 2014]
Cambridge, MA-Based Lean Enterprise Institute A... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Sep 22 2014]
And soon, a major motion picture? [Published Not Running a Hospital - Sep 05 2014]
New Lean Management Novel Explains How to Devel... [Published PRWeb - Aug 18 2014]
Lean Post: Standardization is a Countermeasure,... [Published Lean Blog - Jul 29 2014]
The 10 Most Popular LeanBlog Posts for the Firs... [Published Lean Blog - Jul 03 2014]
John Shook, Lean Enterprise Institute CEO, Will... [Published PRWeb - Jun 25 2014]
AT MIT in June: Technology, Organizations, and ... [Published Not Running a Hospital - May 27 2014]
Healthcare Value Network Members Help Transform... [Published PRWeb - May 15 2014]
Perfecting Patient Journeys, a Lean Healthcare ... [Published PRWeb - May 14 2014]
Healthcare Value Network Welcomes New Members [Published PRWeb - May 08 2014]
Lean Enterprise Institute Announces 19 Lean Man... [Published PRWeb - Apr 14 2014]
Health care summit set for June in Los Angeles [Published Post Crescent - Mar 24 2014]
Lean Transformation Summit Delivers Inspiration... [Published PRWeb - Mar 21 2014]
Lean Enterprise Institute Author Will Address W... [Published PRWeb - Mar 03 2014]
Fundamental and Advanced Lean Concepts Addresse... [Published PRWeb - Feb 13 2014]
Manitowoc lean initiatives [Published Herald Times - Feb 05 2014]
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Kaizen Coaching: Don’t Give People Answers, Let... [Published Lean Blog - Oct 21 2014]
Last week, I taught a pilot session of a new class on Kaizen and continuous improvement that I taught for visitors to the ThedaCare Center for Healthcare Value . Unlike other workshops that have assumed people are starting from scratch, this was designed ...
New word: "maieutikos" [Published Not Running a Hospital - Oct 16 2014]
Among the joys of teaching Lean process improvement with people like the Lean Institute Africa's Norman Faull are the unexpected language lessons. Today at a Best Care Always workshop in Johannesburg, Norman posted the slide seen above. Maieutikos ...
Podcast #210 – Lean in Washington State Government [Published Lean Blog - Oct 01 2014]
MP3 File (run time 39:33) <p style="text-align: left;"><img class="alignleft wp-image-24609" src="http://cdn.leanblog.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/darrell-and-hollie-lean-washington-government-300x223.png" alt="darrell and hollie lean washington ...
Lean is a “Generic” Term for TPS, Says Dan Jones [Published Lean Blog - Sep 29 2014]
People often say Lean is pretty simple (or that it’s just “ common sense “). Yeah, some of the concepts are simple… but sometimes deceptively so. Or, we find that it’s easier to describe Lean (as a management system, a set of methods, and a culture) ...
And soon, a major motion picture? [Published Not Running a Hospital - Sep 05 2014]
So this book arrives in the mail, with an accompanying note from my buddy and colleague Jim Womack at the Lean Enterprise Institute.  He's writing to entice me to read Lead with Respect, A novel of lean practice . A novel?  About Lean? Fat chance ...
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