Anne-Lise Seltzer: Is there a lean approach to organizing value throughout the value chain?
Automotive companies tend to outsource all except body and engine, and service organizations such as banks and insurance companies are now arguing they should do the same in order to become lean. Is there a specific lean approach to where value should be in the supply chain? Is there a unique Toyota way of doing so?
Posted on November 11, 2013
Sebastian Fixson: How does an organization build the appropriate culture such that problems (failures, mistakes, …) are seen as opportunities for improvement of the organization rather than opportunities for individuals to lose face, their job, etc.?
By Sebastian Fixson, Co-author of 'The Power of Integrality & Evolving models of supplier involvement in design' - Last updated: Sunday, June 13, 2010