Lean Leadership

Lean Leadership describes a leadership style that actively engages the entire organization to pursues a Lean culture of operational excellence. The emphasis is on structured problem solving, measurement of key processes and high value for process discipline.

Hallmarks of Lean Leadership include:

  • Leadership and functional alignment via teams
  • Structured engagement of the broader organization (Lean Daily Management System)
  • A disdain for waste in all forms
  • Open communication about issues that need to be solved
  • A limited but well defined and used suite of process improvement techniques
  • Active change management
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