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Japan Mount Fiju

Deep Dive into Lean Thinking

A Learning Week in Japan on Product Development and Beyond This first part of the tour mainly covers how manufacturing companies deal with lean product and process development. The focus is the automotive sector. Visits will cover carmakers Toyota and Nissan, as well automotive suppliers Mitsubishi

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Daniel Tjones Accepting Lifetime Achievement Award At Fabrik Des Jahres 2017 (1)

Congratulations to our Chairman Professor Daniel T Jones

On the 25th Anniversary of the Fabrik des Jahres (Factory of the Year) Awards held on the 21st and 22nd March 2017 in Munich, Germany, our chairman, Professor Daniel T Jones was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Grasping The Situation Using The Lean Transformation Framework Workshop Description Lean Enterprise Academy International Lean Workshops

Learn the principles, tools and techniques to make a step change in business performance

The Lean Enterprise Academy (L.E.A), UK are collaborating with the Lean Enterprise Institute (L.E.I), USA to bring Manchester a series of 8 workshops between 27-29 March 2016. Over 3 Days we are offering workshops that provide the foundations to implement a successful Lean transformation, with cru

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How to learn Lean with Jim Womack and Daniel Jones

How to learn Lean with Jim Womack and Daniel Jones

20 years ago Lean Thinking was published. Join the authors, Jim Womack and Daniel Jones, at our UK Lean Summit 2016 on Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th November, as they reflect back and look forward to the next challenges for Lean and it's implementation.

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UK Lean Summit 2016 Learning Lean Lean Learning Presummit Masterclasses Monday 14Th November 2016

UK Lean Summit 2016 - PRE-SUMMIT MASTERCLASSES - Monday 14th November 2016

The UK Lean Summit 2016 is set to be one of our best events yet! We've developed the theme of Learning Lean, Lean Learning and this year will bring you 3 Pre-Summit Masterclasses that devlop your understanding of learning in different areas. Places on each Masterclass are limited

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Learning Lean, Lean Learning - Desert Island Lean Articles

Back in January 2015 I wrote a short article about my favourite Lean books. In the style of “Desert Island Discs”, the radio programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4, I selected the Lean books I’d take to be cast away on a desert island.

Are you being served? Learning to See Lean right in front of you

Lean Thinkers love to observe work – work that often goes un-noticed by everyone else! I’ve recently returned from our annual summer vacation. Inspired by the implementation of Lean at the 365 café, a chain of 55 bakeries and coffee shops in Barcelona


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