Learner-in-Chief

PROFILE – Another month, another inspiring profile of a lean practitioner. We were impressed by Dr Billi’s deep conviction in the idea that, first of all, leaders must be learners. You will be too. W…

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The Best of Three Worlds

INTERVIEW – Business services company Dun & Bradstreet learned that the best way to tackle organizational challenges is using a combination of agile, lean startup and more traditional lean princi…

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Got Lean?

INTERVIEW – One of the world’s largest dairy cooperatives, FrieslandCampina, has embarked on an ambitious global lean journey. Along the way, they found how critical leadership engagement is. I…

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Enough with the Waiting!

FEATURE – Having dedicated clinical paths for specific types of patients is a well-known method for reducing waiting times. By doing it, Siena University Hospital managed to slash delays by 80%. Word…

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What Would Lean Trade Look Like?

WOMACK’S YOKOTEN – Between the upcoming Brexit negotiations and the protectionist stance of the new US Administration, trade is making the headlines once again. But what would trade look like i…

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Let’s Make Jobs Great

WOMACK’S YOKOTEN – Small firms represent the backbone of the economy, and there is no doubt lean can help them improve and grow – by making the jobs they offer great. Without it, countries won&…

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The Answer Man

WOMACK’S YOKOTEN – As a first instinct, most of us tend to provide answers and solutions rather than ask questions. In this month’s Yokoten, Jim Womack provides advice on how to fight thi…

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