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Introduction to Lean - Key Players and Principles of Lean Video Course

Introduction to Lean - Key Players and Principles of Lean Video Course

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As the popular saying goes, “To know where you are headed you must first know where you came from”. Before you can develop your own World-Class Lean program, you must first understand the fundamentals of how Lean came to be we know it as today. This DVD provides the fundamental information regarding Lean’s history and origins, as well as how to begin fostering a culture of continuous improvement. This DVD consists of 9 videos with a total running time of 36:10..

Courses included:

Course 1 - Key U.S. Players that Influenced Lean Manufacturing (5 Videos)

The first chapter details the key figures from the United States that, through their ongoing innovations, influenced the direction of Lean’s development.Video 1 - Overview of Lean Basics

  • Video 1 - Taylorism
  • Video 2 - Ford
  • Video 3 - Fordism
  • Video 4 - Deming
  • Video 5 - Juran

Course 2 - Key Japanese Leaders that Influenced the Toyota Production System (3 Videos)

The second chapter shows how the origins of Lean Manufacturing are addressed, providing greater insight into the thought behind each of the tools and methods of Lean.

  • Video 1 - Toyodas
  • Video 2 - Ohno
  • Video 3 - Shingo

Course 3 - Advancing the Concept of Lean (1 Videos)

The DVD then concludes with the principles and reason behind why Lean is so effective, as well as outlining some organizations who are succeeding, and thriving, with Lean.

  • Video 1 - 10 Commandments of Continuous Improvement

Number of Videos - 9

Running length - 36:10

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