GA 343 | The Role of Ops Leaders in Integrating Lean with Jamie Parker

By Jessica Bush Updated on October 29th, 2020

This week’s guest is Jamie Parker. Ron and Jamie discussed the role and responsibilities of ops leaders, and the challenges they face. Jamie also explained why “implementing” lean might not be the best approach.  A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • About Jamie’s podcast (4:23)
  • The quote that inspires Jamie (6:17)
  • Jamie’s background (9:10)
  • The role ops leaders play in organizational culture (11:42)
  • The potential pitfalls (16:01)
  • Shifting to lean as a better way of working (25:45)

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What Do You Think?

What other pitfalls might ops leaders face?

  1. Sarah Tilkens

    December 8, 2020 - 9:24 am

    One of my favorite episodes ever! Everything Jamie was saying I was just nodding along because I’ve experienced/am experiencing all of those pitfalls! Great content, thanks!

    • Ron Pereira

      December 9, 2020 - 10:36 am

      Glad you liked it! Jamie is amazing.

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