Category Archives: Lean

Getting Started with Kanban

Getting Started with Kanban

Getting Started with Kanban

Paul Klipp is a professional coach and trainer who has been using the Kanban Method for four years with dozens of software teams. He is a Certified Kanban Coaching Professional as well as a Certified Scrum Professional.

The Spirit of Kaizen: Creating Lasting Excellence One Small Step at a Time

The Spirit of Kaizen: Creating Lasting Excellence One Small Step at a Time

The Spirit of Kaizen: Creating Lasting Excellence One Small Step at a Time

Discover the power of KAIZEN to make lasting and powerful change in your organization “Maurer uses his knowledge of the brain and human psychology to show what I have promoted for the past three decades—that continuous improvement is built on the foundation of people courageously using their creativity. Kaizen is much more than a world-class management practice; it is a technique to remove fear from our mind’s mind, enabling us to take small steps to better things. The process of change st

“Toast KAIZEN”: Introduction to Lean Principles DVD

“Toast KAIZEN”: Introduction to Lean Principles DVD

  • This 27-minute video is an essential training tool for introducing Lean and Continuous Improvement to your workforce
  • It highlights the 7 Wastes, before and targe conditions of a process, and many Lean principles and philosophies in a fun and easy-to-learn way
  • Continuous Improvement connects your employees to finding and elminating non-value added activities that your customer is not going to pay you for
  • Half a million sold; available in 14 languages
  • Narrated and featuring Bruce Hamilton, 2-time Shingo Prize Recipient

Office Kaizen: Transforming Office Operations into a Strategic Competitive Advantage

Office Kaizen: Transforming Office Operations into a Strategic Competitive Advantage

Office Kaizen: Transforming Office Operations into a Strategic Competitive Advantage

Many business functions have been significantly improved through the use of a variety of quality techniques, but for the most part office and administrative functions have not kept pace. Most companies find it difficult to reduce costs in the office without noticeable sacrifices in performance. Some progressive companies are seeing improvements in their office environments through the use of Office Kaizen, which emphasizes making continuous improvements over the long haul. Office Kaizen: Transfo

Tuneband for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, Grantwood Technology’s Armband, Silicone Skin, and Front and Back Screen Protector, Black

Tuneband for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, Grantwood Technology’s Armband, Silicone Skin, and Front and Back Screen Protector, Black

Tuneband for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, Grantwood Technology's Armband, Silicone Skin, and Front and Back Screen Protector, Black

  • Tuneband Armband for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, Custom Fit
  • Includes Black Silicone Skin for iPhone (Fits both Verizon and AT&T Versions)
  • Includes Custom Made Screen Protector for the Front AND Back of the iPhone 4
  • Soft Stretchy Velcro Armband that Fits Both Small and Large Arms
  • Can Access all Ports and Camera with Skin in Place, Protects Antenna Like Apple Bumper

The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable.  The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched.

Kaizen: Key to Japan’s Competitive Success

Kaizen: Key to Japan’s Competitive Success

Kaizen: Key to Japan's Competitive Success