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What is innovation anyway?

Have you noticed more companies seem to be talking about innovation and continuous improvement lately?  They often use the terms interchangeably, but are they?  What is innovation anyway?   446 more words

Leadership

Societal Development Methods

We have learned how to develop five-minute and even one-minute managers. But we would do better to ask ourselves what it takes to be an executive who helps build a better future. 938 more words

Societal Development

Detect, Stop and Fix it!

There is one think that could be incredible easy  to do but is also incredibly challenging to practice.  I am talking about stopping the line when we are producing out of specifications.   453 more words

Continuous Improvement

Why Lean Can't Succeed Without Operational Discipline

Managing people and building the perfect manufacturing system are works of art. There are an unlimited amount ways to effectively get the desired result – being the perfect system and its flawless execution. 959 more words

Business

Exclusive Interview with Norman Bodek, Pioneer in American Lean Manufacturing Movement - Part 4 of 4

In this exclusive interview with Manuficient Consulting, Norman Bodek shares some of the fantastic details of his career as a one of the pioneers in the American Lean Manufacturing movement. 152 more words

Business

Exclusive Interview with Norman Bodek, Pioneer in American Lean Manufacturing Movement - Part 3 of 4

In this exclusive interview with Manuficient Consulting, Norman Bodek shares some of the fantastic details of his career as a one of the pioneers in the American Lean Manufacturing movement. 152 more words

Business

Exclusive Interview with Norman Bodek, Pioneer in American Lean Manufacturing Movement - Part 2 of 4

In this exclusive interview with Manuficient Consulting, Norman Bodek shares some of the fantastic details of his career as a one of the pioneers in the American Lean Manufacturing movement. 152 more words

Business