Month: August 2004

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Takt Time for Executives

We recently had the opportunity to host 15 top executives from a multi-billion dollar manufacturing company for 3 days of Lean training, benchmarking tours, and strategizing. During this process we gained insight into Takt Time. These executives were all knowledgeable in Lean, many of them having sponsored dozens of kaizens

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Extreme Programming & the Lean Office

Extreme Programming is an approach to software programming that puts two or more people in a team to work on one piece of code, at the same time, on the same computer. It might seem counterproductive to have two sets of hands and brains working on one computer, but in

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