How to hunt down waste

Eliminating waste is a fundamental part of Thinking Lean.
But the longer we have worked somewhere, the harder it can be to see the waste around us.
It can be hard to see the (Tim) Woods for the trees.
(See what I did there 😊)
A Waste Walk, a structured group activity where you go with the specific intent of looking for waste, is a great way to uncover and identify things that do not add value for your customer.
This article includes 4 powerful tips and a free download to help you facilitate a successful Waste Walk.

How to SUPERCHARGE your Problem Solving – Part 3

Problem solving can be tricky, painful, and frankly a waste of time if you are trying to solve the wrong issue.

Properly defining your problem upfront is the key to success.

This article, the third in the series, takes you through the next key step to help you quickly and accurately clarify the problem – using data and facts to eliminate the problem of opinions.