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    CEO Succession Starts With This One Important Thing


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    Part of group: Lean Leadership
    March 25, 2019 - One of the most surprising things I’ve found in my extensive experience as a leadership executive coach that most companies are missing the mark when it comes to CEO succession. And in virtually all cases the issue is the same: they’re...

    海外FXでレバレッジ1000倍!実は〇〇に気をつければノーリスク


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    March 25, 2019 - FXは「レバレッジ」を利用できるという点が、他の投資とは大きく異な...

    Time Management on Steroids


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    March 25, 2019 - In the simplest terms, LEAN is nothing more than TIME MANAGEMENT! Nothing more and nothing less. Think of it this way: your business consists of hundreds, probably thousands of processes. Everything from how you buy raw materials to how you pay for...

    "But TPS Doesn't Apply to Us...."


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    March 25, 2019 - Yes, cars are not weaving looms. Patients are not cars, either. Airplanes are not cars. Electric vehicles are not the same as internal-combustion engine vehicles. We can play that “one of these things is not like the other” game all day...

    How do I practice lean when I don't feel a strong attachment to my knowledge worker team?


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    March 25, 2019 - Dear Gemba Coach,  How do I practice lean consistently when I don't feel a strong attachment to my team? We do "knowledge work" and are rarely together in the same room.  Meetings never follow a standard format--nor regular cadence.

    Ditch Departments to Scale Your Business Sustainably and Systemically


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    March 24, 2019 - Our complex world is changing fast and the prevailing style of management that creates silos cannot react quickly enough. What is a realistic and operational alternative to scale your business organically? First, why do we have hierarchies? Silos...

    Ideation Pitfalls Part 2: The Not Normal Issue


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    March 24, 2019 -   It may surprise you to learn that you and your team are not the best people to be judging potential innovations generated at the ideation stage. Why? So, I hate to be the one to tell you…but you, and many people in your business, are...

    The 5S Method of Six Sigma


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    March 24, 2019 - The 5S Method of Six Sigma When it comes to Six Sigma methods and tools, the 5S method has been one of the most successful. This is due to its simplicity in describing the steps a process in the workplace should be comprised of to make it optimal....

    Why Early Google and Facebook Employees Are Rallying to Protect Kids from Social Media


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    March 24, 2019 - Algorithms are driving behaviors that may very well be inadvertently targeting society’s most vulnerable, and the Social Media obsession may be harming children in ways that we are just beginning to understand. Social media is one of those...

    5 Myths About Six Sigma


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    March 23, 2019 - 5 Myths About Six Sigma There’s no doubt that Six Sigma is becoming a popular methodology in the business world. This is because it is known for producing great results. Specifically, people are able to improve processes in the organization by...

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