Achieving True Lean Transformation: An Interview with Michael Ballé
So your organization has gone through the quick and early wins of using Lean tools.
Now, what will it take to master a true Lean transformation?
This Profit through Process podcast — recorded onsite at IQPC’s Lean Leaders Meeting — offers insights into how to approach this next major step.
Genna Weiss of Six Sigma & Process Excellence IQ speaks with Michael Ballê — renowned author of the best selling Lean books, The Gold Mine: A Novel of Lean Turnaround and The Lean Manager: A Novel of Lean Transformation. Ballê shares how organizations can move away from tool-based Lean programs and towards Lean programs that truly transform the entire enterprise.
You will hear Ballê discuss:
- The critical elements for ensuring that a Lean transformation is successful —including bringing onboard a Lean sensei
- How Lean leaders can address their current challenges
- Whether the Lean approach is ideal for all industries