Articles October 19, 2018
Coming in 2019.
ArticlesThe Case for Open Source Lean
February 22, 2019
Graham Canning, coordinator of the LERC Kata Research Network Group, draws on his experience of Kata and reflects on its take up by organisations and poses some questions on the research task ahead.
January 22, 2019
The purpose of this paper is to take a critical, analytical approach to explore the growth and spread of Lean through the academic and practitioner community over the last twenty-five years to understand the impact of the book The Machine that Changed the World on management thinking.
December 5, 2018
As part of LERC's development of its research themes, it carried out a 'voice of the customer' survey into managers' views of the relative importance of selected themes. It also asked about the barriers facing organisations implementing lean thinking. This article summarises the main results; note that its does not include an in depth analysis or commentary, which will be contained in a more detailed future report.