Lean Thoughts

A weekly e-newsletter started to keep the members of the Lean Consortium connected and now shared with a larger community of business excellence practitioners.


Leadership Traits

This week’s Issue | 25/02/2019

This week we were able to work with a team that thought they were doing great but they recognized that they were simply passing the same thoughts internally between each other and not gaining additional insights from outside eyes … so it was great to


Lean is a Conveyor Belt

This week’s Issue | 18/02/2019

Hope that all of you spoiled your significant other for Valentine’s day.  I decided to take the Resident Love Goddess out for lunch and a long walk on the beach even though it was in the negative temperatures and snowing … her warmth made for



This week’s Issue | 11/02/2019

For the Resident Love Goddess and myself our biggest reward working with our client partners is to witness the personal growth of individuals.  So it was very cool to see operators that were shy to be board owners a year ago now report and reflect


White Water Kayaking

This week’s Issue | 04/02/2019

It was an amazing week as we had friends from Australia stay with us for a few days … it allowed us to be tourists in our own area and lots of discussion and reflections on what had transpired in our lives since our last