Category: Concepts

What is Gemba and how to perform a game-changing Gemba Walk

Concepts

What is Gemba and how to perform a game-changing Gemba Walk

When we step into the Lean world, it’s inevitable to bump into a bunch of…

How to Have Better and Faster Processes With Value Stream Mapping (VSM)

Concepts

How to Have Better and Faster Processes With Value Stream Mapping (VSM)

Have you ever wondered about the number of steps that things around you have to…

What Is Kaizen and How to Conduct a Kaizen Event

Concepts

What Is Kaizen and How to Conduct a Kaizen Event

The journey for professional growth is one of the key ingredients for success. Who doesn’t…

Problem-Solving Using the A3 Methodology: Free Guide + Bonus Template

Concepts

Problem-Solving Using the A3 Methodology: Free Guide + Bonus Template

Have you ever found yourself with one of those tricky problems that seemed to be…

Lean Glossary: All Lean Jargon Easily Explained

Concepts

Lean Glossary: All Lean Jargon Easily Explained

The Lean universe is filled with expressions, acronyms, foreign words and concepts that don’t seem…

What is Waste in Lean Management?

Concepts

What is Waste in Lean Management?

When talking about Lean, it’s inevitable that we’re going to talk about waste—after all, it’s…

What is Lean Management

Basic Concepts

What is Lean Management

Do you know what Amazon, Toyota and Spotify have in common? Apart from dominating their markets,…

The Principles of the Toyota Way: Lean’s Origins

Concepts

The Principles of the Toyota Way: Lean’s Origins

If you’re reading this article, it’s very likely that you’re familiar with the basic concepts…

Lean 101: Applying lean at work

Basic Concepts

Lean 101: Applying lean at work

As I've mentioned before on the "What is lean manufacturing" article published last week, Lean…