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Japan Lean Experience – Let’s Go!

I’m very excited to announce something I have been working on over the last 6 months with my friends at Makoto Investments, Lean Consultants and Lean Tour operators based in Tokyo, Japan. For many years, Makoto has provided an exceptional service based on honesty and integrity to many businesses across Japan and China. As well…

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Value Stream Mapping – Big Issues and Pick Charts

One of the reasons for mapping your current state value stream is to visually represent where issues are within the process. Often, we can get too bogged down in the details and the daily operations of a business, so seeing the entire value stream and where the constraints, issues and wastes are is important to…

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