Where Should Lean Lead? February 4, 2011Posted by Jeff Fuchs in lean.
Terry Durbin, writing in response to an article at Industry Week, reaffirms that lean cannot be compartmentalized; that it must be embraced as a whole. Lean as a philosophy is based on responsiveness to customers, elimination of waste, and employee participation. Cost reductions, for example, are a byproduct of lean –not the promise of lean.
Check out Mr. Durbin’s response here.