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GA 374 | Lean, Learning, and Karate with Kieran Dougall

By Jessica Bush Updated on June 2nd, 2021

This week’s guest is Kieran Dougall. Ron and Kieran discussed Kieran’s manufacturing background and how he discovered lean. Kieran also described his experience with karate and how it relates to lean. A MP3 audio version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The quotes Kieran likes (2:41)
  • Kieran’s background (4:35)
  • Discovering lean (6:48)
  • Why practicing lean became a necessity (9:54)
  • How he learned about lean (12:52)
  • Kieran’s karate experience (16:30)
  • Using Japanese vs. English terminology (21:18)
  • Advice for those getting started with lean (29:37)

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