GA 309 | Lean and Self-Development with Pete Kuehn

This week’s guest is Pete Kuehn. Ron and Pete discussed Pete’s lean journey, including the effect lean has had on his personal life. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The quote that inspires Pete (2:03)
  • Pete’s background (2:58)
  • How Pete got into continuous improvement (4:38)
  • The lessons he learned growing up (5:48)
  • Why companies go lean (10:46)
  • How lean affected his relationship with his wife (13:13)
  • Building trust (15:46)
  • Showing respect (17:57)
  • Pete’s 9/11 story (26:13)
  • Some of Pete’s favorite books (28:10)
  • Pete’s advice for those who are struggling (29:16)

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How has lean helped you in your personal life?

3 Comments

  1. Jessie Hankins

    March 6, 2020 - 12:06 pm
    Reply

    Great job, Pete! I am proud to work with someone who has such a big heart. Keep up the great work, I am excited to see where your Lean journey takes you.

    • pete kuehn

      March 7, 2020 - 10:35 pm
      Reply

      Thanks for the good words Jess! And it takes a guy with a big heart ( you) to see someone with a big heart. I am honored to work with you.

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