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You Want It In A Nutshell? Here’s the Lean Accounting Nut.

Companies that are seriously pursuing the lean journey soon find their accounting, control, and measurement systems need to change to support the new strategy. The principles and methods of lean thinking and practice are quite different from traditional business and … Continue reading

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Succeeding With Lean When You Don’t Know Nuffin’

It is vitally important for lean people to know nothing when working on improvement. This sounds like a crazy idea!! But it is another 100% turnaround from traditional management thinking. This is the third article of a series that shows … Continue reading

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Do You Think Up & Down, or Do You Think Horizontally? It Makes All the Difference for Lean Success.

Lean management is simple to ¬†grasp and understand, but many find it difficult to apply in their companies. I am sure there are many and various reasons, but simply put; lean requires almost everything to change, and change diametrically. In … Continue reading

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