GA 257 | Sharing the Power of Lean with Bill Kraus

This week’s guest is Bill Kraus. Recorded live at KataCon5, Bill and Ron talked all about Bill’s impressive background and what he’s learned about kata, leadership, and scientific thinking. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The quote that inspires Bill (1:44)
  • Bill’s background (2:49)
  • His journey (10:08)
  • Targeting early adopters (13:18)
  • The transition (15:20)
  • Empowering people (20:01)
  • About Brandon Brown (21:33)
  • Where the movement is going (23:54)
  • The NEP model (26:28)

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