NEWS – The Chairman of the LGN institute in South Africa reports from a kaizen conference in Tunisia and reflects on the role of 5S in supporting improvement on the continent.
EDITOR'S LETTER - Don't forget to come back to Planet Lean tomorrow: Jim Womack's new column, Yokoten, is coming and you don't want to miss it.
NEWS - The Guateng Department of Health and Lean Institute Africa have initiated a program to improve staff efficiency and reduce patient waiting times in provincial hospitals.
NEWS - Our institutes in Turkey and Israel have collaborated closely for years. A few weeks ago, the President of Lean Institute Turkey flew to Tel Aviv to learn about Israeli agriculture.
NEWS - Lean Enterprise Institute Hungary announced it is taking part in the Bosch Lean Academy project, providing mentoring to higher education students.
NEWS - LGN's Polish affiliate is taking part in a European project to shed a light onto the development of meta products.
NEWS - Last week Lean Global Network institutes convened in the Netherlands for their annual meeting.
NEWS - Business school professor Norman Faull is appointed to run a program to improve service delivery across South Africa government.
NEWS - Back from his annual trip to Shanghai, Anton Grütter, CEO of the Lean Institute Africa, shares a few interesting insights into the Chinese culture.
NEWS - In February, the Dutch affiliate of the Lean Global Network turned 10, and to mark the occasion a party was organized. Friends old and new joined institute staff for a night to remember, between canapés and a stroll in the obeya.