The Lean East team shares how to use the 5 Whys for Root Cause Analysis in Lean and provides a few examples.
The Lean East team shares a few techniques and advantages of Poka-Yoke, the Japanese term for mistake proofing.
The Lean East team shares a crash course on the many organizational improvement methodologies and when to apply them.
“The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement” by Eli Goldratt. Learn how to use the Theory of Constraints to identify and eliminate process bottlenecks.
Lean East clients experience increased profit and improved outcomes. Our business case for Lean thinking and Lean engagements includes five client examples.
We define and explain the differences between push and pull in Lean Six Sigma, and why the goal is to “flow value at the pull of the customer.”
Learn the difference between the Lean wastes of Motion and Transportation (with examples) and how to eliminate these wastes from your processes.
Lean East develops high performing organizations (HPOs) using Lean Six Sigma methods by focusing in three areas: People, Processes, and Performance. Learn more.
A summary of The Toyota Way: 14 Management Principles from the World’s Greatest Manufacturer. How many of these principles are you following?
How should an organization new to Lean thinking select a good initial Lean project? Click here for our project selection matrix with eight things to consider.