Transformation

The Lean Transformation Framework

The Lean Transformation Framework

9th December 2021 - David Brunt

In January 2014, John Shook shared the Lean Transformation Framework. This is the framework we have been developing to guide transformations with our partner companies, large and small, across a wide...

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The Best Lean Books

5th November 2021 - David Brunt

What are the best lean books to read? We stock over 70 titles in our store and they all have one thing in common. That is, that we found them useful and thought they added value for an organisation...

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Lean: A Path of Discovery

28th June 2021 - Daniel T Jones

Here is a preview of a forthcoming article by Dan Jones to be published on Planet-Lean where he reflects on his definition of Lean describing it as a path of discovery. What is Lean? In a...

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What is a Lean Management System?

12th May 2021 - David Brunt

A well-defined management system is key to meet customer and organisational purpose. The management system is the organisation’s operating system. The way we approach management and improvement....

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Lean Remote Working

22nd March 2021 - David Brunt

Is remote working and lean compatible? Lean thinkers talk a lot about “going to the gemba.” “Gemba” (also spelt “genba”) is the Japanese term for “actual place.” It is often used as a...

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