“Lean – my employees do that” | Wiegand’s Watch

This is a translation of Bodo Wiegand’s latest newsletter, about Lean in Germany:

I visited a company earlier this week and, as always, first went through the production floor.

The Lean manager led me through the facility. On the first white board he told me proudly, what information is collected and discussed every day. It was professionally designed, clean and clear. For me personally, it was a bit too much information, and not well suited for communication with employees.

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