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  • Ten Posts for Ten Shingo Principles

    Hurrah!  Today is the first day of Spring, if a little snowy, in the Boston area.  And the 28th Annual Shingo Prize Conference is fast approaching in just one month.   GBMP will be there and I’ll be teaching the Shingo Institute IMPROVE Workshop on April 24-25.  In ...

    Tags: lean manufacturing, Old Lean Dude, bruce hamilton, GBMP, Guiding Principles, kaizen, Lean Principles, Shingo Institute, shingo prize, Toast Kaizen, toyota production system

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  • Why “Everybody, Everyday”?

    Plus a big “congratulations” to MassMutual Financial Group of Springfield MA. Allow me to explain… As an examiner for the Shingo Prize and also as a certified instructor for the Shingo Institute Enterprise Excellence Workshops, I’ve had the opportunity to visit and learn...

    Tags: lean manufacturing, Old Lean Dude, continuous improvement, GBMP, kaizen, kanban, Shingo Institute, shingo prize, six sigma

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  • The Final Frontier

    On May 5, 1961, Alan Shepard became the first US astronaut to journey to the “final frontier.”  Atop a Mercury rocket, Shepard launched into a fifteen-minute suborbital journey reaching an altitude of about one hundred miles before returning to earth.  His space capsule, Fre...

    Tags: lean manufacturing, Old Lean Dude, continuous improvement, Lean Culture, lean in healthcare, lean thinking, Shingo Institute, shingo model, six sigma, toyota production system, TPS

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  • More Than Toast

    It’s hard to believe that 2018 is the 20th anniversary for the Toast Kaizen video.  After two decades, nearly one hundred and fifty thousand copies have been sold – in more than a dozen languages from Spanish to Icelandic.  It’s everywhere.  Several years ago, whi...

    Tags: lean manufacturing, Old Lean Dude, kaizen, kanban, lean, lean accounting, lean healthcare, lean thinking, Shingo Institute, shingo prize, six sigma, Toast Kaizen, toyota production system

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