We summarize the key points in “Noise: A Flaw in Human Judgment” by Kahneman. Lean Six Sigma methods also reduce variation and remove noise.
Seven Lessons from Bo Burlingham’s “Small Giants: Companies That Choose to be Great Instead of Big” for private company founders.
The Entrepreneurial Myth (E-Myth) Revisited by Michael Gerber. Lean East summarizes why most small businesses don’t work, and what to do about It.
Lean East shares the benefits of trying to achieve continuous process flow – completing one piece at a time rather than batching. Reduce buffers to see problems!
Learn how to write SMART goals and the Objectives and Key Results (OKR) method of setting objectives from the book “Measure What Matters.”
“The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement” by Eli Goldratt. Learn how to use the Theory of Constraints to identify and eliminate process bottlenecks.
Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen by Dan Heath. Learn 3 Barriers to Overcome and 7 Key Questions for root cause analysis to prevent problems.
Revisiting The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Lean East revisits one of the most popular productivity books of all-time. Be proactive and seek first to understand!
Learn why some of the most innovative companies in the world use the 40 Principles of TRIZ for inventive problem solving.
Lean East summarizes ten lessons of visionary companies from the book Built to Last and offers six suggestions for leaders to better align their organization.