Lean Leadership Week 2015
Lean Leadership Week, orchestrated by Lean Frontiers, was three conferences in one: the Summit on Lean Leadership, Lean Management Summit, and the Lean Accounting Summit. In collaboration with Lean Frontiers, Gemba Academy brings you the presentations.
Sam MacPherson - The Obeya: The Secret to Achieving Lean Management System Excellence
For first-time visitors to Toyota Motor Corporation’s HQ in Japan and other Toyota locations throughout the world, many are surprised to discover an operating environment without traditional cubicles and offices – the Obeya. Obeya Management is the best way to manage Lean Operations and create highly engaged Lean Leaders through face-to-face communications, collaboration, organizational problem solving, and teamwork.
Joe Murli - The Lean Management System
A fundamental attribute of a lean management system is an environment of continuous improvement. Most organizations attempting a lean transformation have struggled with creating such an environment. Too often we find that the gains of process improvement are not sustained and even if they are sustained, it is difficult to drive continuous improvement above and beyond what has already been put into place.