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Jim Womack podcast on Lean in China
Jim Womack talks about the state of lean manufacturing in China on the lean blog.
Innovation with Joel Barker
Wayne Turmel, Joel Barker
"Innovation isn't necessarily all great. Unintended consequences are something to be considered- what Joel calls "Cascade Thinking". What are the long-term consequences before you invest. "the answer to the problem is only the beginning of the solution...
Adding Customer Value in Development at Xerox
"Business901 Podcast featured Patrick Waara talking about Xeroxâ€™s use of Agile techniques... Our conversation originally was designed to discuss swarming and Lean problem solving. However we ventured off into the subject of how Lean, Six Sigma and Agile all work under the same umbrella"
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