A lean Journey – Being coached by Toyota

Jason Burt

Toyota created the Toyota Production System years ago during extreme times of need.  That hasn’t stopped Toyota from continuing to live by the Lean philosophy. They lead the lean development of it’s employees, suppliers and business partners on a daily basis.  Those that have been able and fortunate enough to see “Lean” through the eyes of Toyota and their amazing leaders, recognize the privilege that they have been afforded.  Jason Burt was one of the fortunate to dive deep into the understanding of the Toyota Production System while at Herman Miller, his former employer.  This podcast episode with fellow lean practitioner Mark Graban of the Lean Blog talks about the journey of learning.  

 

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Jason Burt Discussing Lean Manufacturing on the Scale UP! Podcast

Jason Burt

Lean Manufacturing is more than just a “manufacturing” system.  Lean is a way of thinking, a way of organizing the work of an organization so that problems can be recognized and solved in a very focused manor.  Lean can become a key part of any organizations strategy.  On this podcast, we explore some different concepts and ideas that show how and where Lean can be implemented within even the smallest organization.  

 

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