Tag: Podcast – LEI

Podcast #216 – Dan Jones, Lean Outside of Manufacturing

Podcast #216 – Dan Jones, Lean Outside of Manufacturing






Returning to the podcast after his first appearance in Episode #188 is Daniel T. Jones, founder and chairman of the UK-based Lean Enterprise Academy. You can find him on Twitter now as @DanielJonesLean. Dan collaborated with Jim Womack on the books The Machine That Changed the World, Lean Thinking, and Lean Solutions and published other books through the LEA. […]






By February 20, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Podcast #214: Michael Ballé, Lead With Respect

Podcast #214: Michael Ballé, Lead With Respect






MP3 File (run time 42:37) Today’s guest is Michael Ballé, an author of many novels about Lean management, published by the Lean Enterprise Institute. He joins us for this episode from Paris (he shares many photos of “Paris moments” via his Twitter account @Michael_Balle). Michael and his father, Freddy, have collaborated on these books and have […]






By February 2, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Podcast #188 – Daniel T. Jones on 25 Years of Lean & the Future of Lean

Podcast #188 – Daniel T. Jones on 25 Years of Lean & the Future of Lean






Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 31:13) My guest for Episode 188 has been a leading voice in the Lean community for 25 years, Daniel T. Jones, founder and chairman of the Lean Enterprise Academy, based in the UK. Dan collaborated with Jim Womack on the books The Machine That Changed the World, […]






By December 18, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Podcast #179 – Judy Worth & Tom Shuker, “Perfecting Patient Journeys”

Podcast #179 – Judy Worth & Tom Shuker, “Perfecting Patient Journeys”






Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 29:31) My guests for Podcast #179 are my friends Judy Worth and Tom Shuker, two of the co-authors of the book  Perfecting Patient Journeys, which was published earlier this year by the Lean Enterprise Institute. About the book: “Perfecting Patient Journeys  is a guide for leaders of […]






Podcast #135 – Dan Markovitz “A Factory of One”

Podcast #135 – Dan Markovitz “A Factory of One”






Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 25:15) Our guest for episode #135 is Dan Markovitz, author of the new book A Factory of One: Applying Lean Principles to Banish Waste and Improve Your Personal Performance. If your New Year’s resolutions include improving your own personal productivity, Dan is a great person to talk […]






By January 4, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Podcast #118 – Jim Womack on GM, Toyota & Lean Six Sigma

Podcast #118 – Jim Womack on GM, Toyota & Lean Six Sigma






Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 29:14) Episode #118 is a follow up to podcast #116 with  Jim Womack, founder and former Chairman of the Lean Enterprise Institute, now their Senior Advisor and author of the new book Gemba Walks, available in paperback, Kindle format, iBooks, and other formats. read more






Podcast #116 – Jim Womack, His New Book “Gemba Walks”

Podcast #116 – Jim Womack, His New Book “Gemba Walks”






Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 24:31) Episode #116 is a chat with  Jim Womack, founder and former Chairman of the Lean Enterprise Institue, now their Senior Advisor and author of the new book “Gemba Walks,” available in paperback, Kindle format, iBooks, and other formats. read more






Podcast #96 – Pascal Dennis, “The Remedy”

Podcast #96 – Pascal Dennis, “The Remedy”






Our guest for Episode #96 is Pascal Dennis of Lean Pathways, Inc. Pascal is a faculty member with the Lean Enterprise Institute and he’s the author of the books: Lean Production Simplified, Andy & Me: Crisis And Transformation On The Lean Journey, and Getting the Right Things Done: A Leader’s Guide to Planning and Execution. […]






LeanBlog Podcast #56 – John Shook “Managing to Learn”

LeanBlog Podcast #56 – John Shook “Managing to Learn”






Episode #56 of the podcast is a discussion with John Shook, one of my absolute favorite people in the Lean world. The few times I’ve seen John present or had the chance to chat in person, I’ve learned more in that amount of time than from anyone else, so I’m thrilled to have him here. […]






By January 5, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
LeanBlog Podcast #52 – Dan Markovitz, Office Lean

LeanBlog Podcast #52 – Dan Markovitz, Office Lean






Podcast Episode #52 is a discussion with a good friend (and sometimes contributor) to the Lean Blog, Dan Markovitz, founder and President of TimeBack Management. TimeBack Management is a corporate efficiency-training firm specializing in the application of Lean manufacturing principles to business processes. The company’s WorkLean program helps knowledge workers reduce the hidden waste in […]






By November 3, 2008 1 Comments Read More →
LeanBlog Podcast #24 – Jim Womack, State of the Auto World

LeanBlog Podcast #24 – Jim Womack, State of the Auto World






Episode #24 of the LeanBlog Podcast is the 2nd part of my recent conversation with Jim Womack, of the Lean Enterprise Institute. In this episode, we talk about the state of the auto industry, from the time of The Machine That Changed the World through today. Who does Jim think is in the best shape […]






LeanBlog Podcast #19 – Jim Womack, “Machine Revisited”

LeanBlog Podcast #19 – Jim Womack, “Machine Revisited”






Episode #19 of the Lean Blog Podcast brings the return of Jim Womack. Jim was sitting in Melbourne Australia, where he had been speaking about lean healthcare, a topic that we will discuss in a future podcast. In this podcast, we talk about Jim’s reflections on the book The Machine That Changed the World and […]






LeanBlog Podcast #17 – David Meier, “Lean in China”

LeanBlog Podcast #17 – David Meier, “Lean in China”






LeanBlog Podcast #17 is a discussion with a good friend of the Lean Blog, David Meier, a former Toyota Georgetown Group Leader, founder of Lean Associates, and the co-author of the excellent book, The Toyota Way Fieldbook, and the upcoming Toyota Talent, due out in April (both co-authored with Jeff Liker, check out my Podcasts […]






By January 23, 2007 0 Comments Read More →
LeanBlog Podcast #13 — Jim Womack, “China, Part 2”

LeanBlog Podcast #13 — Jim Womack, “China, Part 2”






LeanBlog Podcast #13 brings us part 2 of our discussion with James P. Womack of the Lean Enterprise Institute, the author of many books including the classic (published 10 years ago) Lean Thinking and the more recent Lean Solutions. Part 1 can be found here. In the second podcast, Jim discusses the state of manufacturing […]






By December 17, 2006 0 Comments Read More →
LeanBlog Podcast #12 — Jim Womack, “China, Part 1”

LeanBlog Podcast #12 — Jim Womack, “China, Part 1”






Update 12/17: Click here for part 2 of the Womack podcast. LeanBlog Podcast #12 brings us a special guest, James P. Womack of the Lean Enterprise Institute, the author of many books including the classic (published 10 years ago) Lean Thinking and the more recent Lean Solutions. We ended up talking for about 40 minutes, […]






By December 4, 2006 1 Comments Read More →