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Kaizen in Africa: a trip to Tunisia

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.

Next on Planet Lean: Jim Womack’s new column – Yokoten

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.

LIA helping Gauteng hospitals get lean

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.
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Turkish institute learning lean agriculture in Israel

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.

LEI Hungary mentors Bosch’s academy student

NEWS - Lean Enterprise Institute Hungary announced it is taking part in the Bosch Lean Academy project, providing mentoring to higher education students.

LEI Polska supports meta products project

NEWS - LGN's Polish affiliate is taking part in a European project to shed a light onto the development of meta products.

LGN holds meeting in the Netherlands

NEWS - Last week Lean Global Network institutes convened in the Netherlands for their annual meeting.

Service delivery improvement in SA

NEWS - Business school professor Norman Faull is appointed to run a program to improve service delivery across South Africa government.

Impressions of China

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.

Happy birthday, LMI!

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.