Over the past few decades the definition of Lean has mutated into various forms that are a far cry from its forefather: the Toyota Production System. Unfortunately, there are many in the field of “improvement” that instruct and implement a diluted form of true Lean, perpetuating the many myths that surround it. Jason will explore and debunk ten common Lean myths and help listeners gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for Lean.
Gain a clearer picture of what Lean is all about & what makes it universally effective
Hear stories & best practices from a Continuous Improvement veteran
Learn practical tips & best practices for how to most effectively apply Lean to your organization
Jason Morin, Director of Continuous Improvement at XPO
Jason Morin is the Director of Continuous Improvement for a $15 billion global logistics and transportation company. He and his team are focused on developing & delivering world-class solutions to Fortune 500 companies across a wide array of industries. He has a B.S. in Industrial Management from Purdue University, M.S. in Operations Management from Georgia State, and is a Six Sigma Green Belt. For years, Jason has taught basic Lean principles, concepts, and tools to warehouse managers, supervisors, and engineers; and he has utilized Lean successfully to solve problems within warehousing and packaging.