Answers to a variety of continuous improvement questions that we are commonly asked.
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In this FAQ about continuous improvement, I look at whether a single department can effectively implement a Lean program on its own, if the company is not doing the same.
In this FAQ, I address the question of whether or not there is value in using a Lean consultant.
In this video FAQ, I discuss how Lean and layoffs go together. Hint: They don't.
A Lean transformation can take some convincing. Learn a few keys to doing that in this short FAQ.
In this video FAQ, I answer the question, "How long does it take to become Lean?"
Lean can be extremely effective for some companies, but how many actually achieve those great results?
Search any Lean consulting site, and you will find some incredible claims about what Lean can do for your company's numbers. This FAQ tries to separate fact from fiction.
There are countless books on Lean out there. This video FAQ answers the question of where to start reading.
Lean is generally thought of as being for manufacturing. But how well does it work for other industries and non-manufacturing companies? (FAQ)
I am asked, on occasion, who the governing body of Lean is. I answer in this short FAQ video.