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The Reluctant Mentor

– A book by Lew Sauder and Jeff Porter In this fictional account of Stewart  Bicycle Manufacturing, Sauder and Porter explore the…

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The History of PDSA, PDCA, and Dr. Deming

The History of PDSA, PDCA, and Dr. Deming

PDCA, or “Plan Do Check Act”, is perhaps one of the most well-known concepts in lean and continuous improvement. Not the most understood, but well known about. Anything this ubiquitous and broad is with understanding its historical use and origins. I love diving into histories like this; read economics and The post The History of PDSA, PDCA, and Dr. Deming appeared first on JFlinch.…

One Question That Will Change How You Think About Strategy

The easiest strategic choice is to just keep doing what you’re doing. Stay the course. And sometimes that’s also the right choice, but when it is the wrong choice, it often sneaks up on you. By the time a current or future competitor makes you irrelevant, it is likely too The post One Question That Will Change How You Think About Strategy appeared first on JFlinch.…

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The Reluctant Mentor

The Reluctant Mentor

– A book by Lew Sauder and Jeff Porter In this fictional account of Stewart  Bicycle Manufacturing, Sauder and Porter explore the working relationship between a successful baby boomer…

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Lean Quote: Improve Engagement With 1-on-1 Meetings

On Fridays I will post a Lean related Quote. Throughout our lifetimes many people touch our lives and leave us with words of wisdom. These can both be a source of new learning and also a point to pause and reflect upon lessons we have learned. Within L...…

Five Principles for Innovation Deal Flow Managers

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Lean Management System: Principles and Software Tools

Organizations have adopted the Lean methodology worldwide to improve work processes, reduce waste, and achieve overall performance optimization. The approach grew out of the Toyota production system, which helped Japan capture the automotive m...…

Lean Waste Reduction Strategies and Real-Life Examples

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Five Principles for Innovation Deal Flow Managers

BMNT Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series explaining the common beginner-steps needed to get an innovation practice off the ground or improve an existing innovation practice. Find our first post, explaining the goals of implementing a structur...…

The Leader’s Guide to Making Innovation Happen

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