Lean is about creating the most value for the customer while minimizing resources, time, energy and effort. A lean approach to work is about:
Lean thinking and practice help organizations become both innovative and competitive, which in turn allows them to become sustainable.
Daniel Jones introduces Lean is this short “What is Lean?” video
These are the five dimensions of Lean transformation
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And a 7 minutes animation to explain what Lean Transformation is:
Want to know more?
Watch this lecture by Jim Womack – the founder of Lean theory and practice
Or this introduction to Lean Thinking produced by the U.S Government in Washington (17 minutes)
And for the rest of it: Go See, Ask Why, Show Respect