Lean in Iran?


I was checking out the blog server logs and it claims there was a blog visitor from “Iran, Islamic Republic Of”. Yes, that Iran.

They searched MSN for the phrase “lean production toyota” and found my blog. I suppose they would have manufacturing there and that they would want to get better. Interesting.

Please check out my main blog page at www.leanblog.org

The RSS feed content you are reading is copyrighted by the author, Mark Graban.

, , , on the author's copyright.


Get New Posts Sent To You

Mark Graban is an internationally-recognized consultant, author, and professional speaker who has worked in healthcare, manufacturing, and startups. His latest book is Measures of Success: React Less, Lead Better, Improve More. He is author of the Shingo Award-winning books Lean Hospitals and Healthcare Kaizen, as well as The Executive Guide to Healthcare Kaizen. He also published the anthology Practicing Lean that benefits the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation, where Mark is a board member. Mark is also a Senior Advisor to the technology company KaiNexus.

  1. Anonymous says

    At least the search term was not: “Lean process to exterminate the infidels”
    Or “Applying lean principles to the manufacture of Atomic bombs and other WMDs”

  2. Mark Graban says

    Well that certainly was a brave comment to make Mr. or Ms. Anonymous.

    It’s terribly ignorant to think all people there are terrorists. There must be some people trying to live a normal live building products, something we should be able to appreciate as lean people.

  3. Anonymous says

    Relax Mark,
    That was actually a joke specifically targeted at that stereotype.

  4. Anonymous says

    If that was humor, rememer that sarcasm doesn’t usually come across well via email or text.

    It wasn’t very funny.

  5. […] had asked last month about a blog visitor from Iran, I saw it on the blog server […]

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.