What’s your excuse?

Jul 30 2013

I’ve heard dozens of excuses as to why Lean “wont work here”. From “this isn’t manufacturing” (the most common) to “there’s something in the water here” (yes, I actually heard that). While it is true that lean has its roots […]

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July 30, 2013 - (0) comments - Change, Leadership, Lean


Jul 02 2013

How many times have you heard someone say “we’ve tried that before, it doesn’t work” or “that won’t work here because…”? How often in life do we stop at the first hurdle? How many times do we try to make […]

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July 02, 2013 - (0) comments - Change, Leadership, Lean

The Blame Game

Jun 18 2013

“Who’s fault is this?” is something pretty much everyone has heard at some point in their lives. At work it can lead to a devastating culture of blame leading to fear of action. When we work in organisations that are […]

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June 18, 2013 - 2 Comments - Change, Leadership, Lean, Learning