Tag Archives: Continuous Improvement

Do Accounting People Get in the Way of Lean Success?

I have to say that for most of the companies BMA works with, the answer is “NO.”  In fact, the finance people are in the forefront of moving lean forwards.  Most of our customers have hired us to help them … Continue reading

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It Irks Me

Most of the time I am very upbeat and optimistic about the progress of Lean in US and European companies. I see passionate leaders and down-to-earth, hardworking people making improvement every day. But there is something that irks me and … Continue reading

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Data Behind the Wheel for Continuous Improvement

I was working with a company recently on a kaizen event intended to create the future state value stream maps for 2 pilot value streams. I was struck by how many of the people involved in the event were not … Continue reading

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