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Is Your Company Lean?

A lot of companies are implementing a lean daily management system to develop a lean competitive advantage, but then question if what they are doing is really lean. Some people think applying lean is like applying six sigma. But, Lean is not like six sigma. So how do you know when you have gotten lean? In other words, what does lean look like? Here are ten simple ways to tell how lean you really are. Continue reading Is Your Company Lean?

Do You Have a Lean Competitive Advantage?

Lean thinking is not a set of tools, a set of procedures to follow, or a series of logical steps. Lean is a thought process, a culture, and belief system. So the most important thing is how to change the thinking in your organization so that lean happens. Then, determine if you have a lean competitive advantage.

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