“But TPS Doesn’t Apply to Us….”
Here is my latest article for “The Lean Post” and the Lean Enterprise Institute:
We hear that a lot.
“But patient aren't cars.”
“But we build planes, those are more complicated than cars.”
Yeah, but what's your point?
In this article, I pose a hypothesis about the first time somebody might have said, “But TPS doesn't apply to us — we're different” and why that place might have very well been….. TOYOTA.What do you think? Scroll down to comment or share your thoughts and the post on social media. Don't want to miss a post or podcast? Subscribe to get notified about posts via email daily or weekly.