Home > Education> Webinars

LEI Webinar Library

LEI webinars are concise, convenient ways to bring you and your team members practical knowledge from leading lean experts. If you've got about an hour, an LEI webinar will give you real-life insights into solving the technical and human challenges of sustaining a lean transformation. Webinars include a presentation followed by audience questions.

Upcoming Webinars

LEI is planning more webinars in the future, however none are open for registration at this time. Please visit our site often and watch your email for announcements of new webinars. If you have a suggestion for a webinar please send your idea to webmaster@lean.org.

The Two Basic Forms of Coaching for Lean

Originally presented: May 22, 2014 (permalink)

Download the Slides

Purchase the related book:
Perfecting Patient Journeys

Register for the related workshop:
Leading in a Continuous Improvement Culture: Engaging and Coaching Problem Solving Thinkers

Register for the 2014 Lean Coaching Summit

Featuring:

David Verble
David Verble

How ThedaCare Created Its Own Management System

Originally presented: May 6, 2014 (permalink)

How ThedaCare Created Its Own Management Systems

Download the Slides

Purchase the related book: Beyond Heroes: A Lean Management System for Healthcare >

Featuring:

Kim Barnas
Kim Barnas

Disrupt or Be Disrupted: How Established Enterprises Can Innovate Like Lean Startups

Originally presented: January 23, 2014 (permalink)

Disrupt or Be Disrupted: How Established Enterprises Can Innovate Like Lean Startups

Download the Slides

Purchase the related book: Lean IT >

Featuring:

Steve Bell
Steve Bell

A Roadmap to Lean Healthcare Success

Originally presented: April 16, 2013 (permalink)

A Roadmap to Lean Healthcare Success

Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Purchase the related books: On the Mend > Potent Medicine >

Featuring:

John Toussaint, MD
John Toussaint, MD

Getting to Everyday Improvement: How to Connect the Science and Culture of Problem Solving

Originally presented: February 14, 2013 (permalink)

Getting to Everyday Improvement

Download the slides > Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Purchase the related book: Perfecting Patient
Journeys
>

Featuring:

Judy Worth
Judy Worth

Beau Keyte
Beau Keyte

The Value-Adding CEO

Originally presented: December 11, 2012 (permalink)

The Value-Adding CEO

Download the Slides >

Purchase the related book: The Lean Turnaround >

Featuring:

Art Byrne
Art Byrne

The Business Case for Lean

Originally presented: October 10, 2012 (permalink)

The Business Case for Lean

Download the Slides > Download the Podcast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

Michael Ballé
Michael Ballé

Read the Presenter's Weekly Column The Gemba Coach >

Register for the related workshop Making a Business Case for Lean >

Purchase the related books: The Gold Mine > The Gold Mine Audiobook > A Leader's Guide to The Gold Mine > The Lean Manager >

Improvement Kata & Coaching Kata

Originally presented: June 28, 2012 (permalink)

Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata

Purchase the Related Book:
Toyota Kata >

Featuring:


Mike Rother

Register for the related workshop: Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata >

Learning to See the Whole Value Stream: The Power of Extended Value-Stream Mapping

Originally presented: November 29, 2011 (permalink)

Seeing the Whole Value Stream

Download the Slides >

Purchase the Related Book:
Seeing the Whole Value Stream >

Featuring:


Jim Womack

dan Jones
Dan Jones

Sustaining Lean Goals by Taking a (Gemba) Walk

Originally presented: June 23, 2011 (permalink)

Gemba Walks

Download the Slides > Watch the Video Follow-up Q&A >

Purchase the Related Book: Gemba Walks >

Featuring:

Jim Womack
Jim Womack

Big Company Disease: What is it? and Why should I care?

Originally presented: January 25, 2011 (permalink)

Big Company Disease

Download the Slides > Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Featuring:

Pascal Dennis
Pascal Dennis

Register for the related workshop: Getting the Right Things Done >

Integrating Visual Management & Management Standard Work

Originally presented: December 9, 2010 (permalink)

Integrating Visual Management & Management Standard Work

Download the Slides >

Featuring:

Joe Murli
Joe Murli

Watch the Video Follow-up Q&A and Read Additional Answers >

Register for the related workshops: Integrating Visual Management Tools and Leader Standard Work > Management Standard Work >

Go and See: Why go to the Gemba and what to do when you are there

Originally presented: November 9, 2010 (permalink)

Go and See

Download the Slides > Download the Podcast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

Michael Ballé
Michael Ballé

Read the Presenter's Weekly Column The Gemba Coach >

Purchase the related books: The Gold Mine > The Gold Mine Audiobook > A Leader's Guide to The Gold Mine > The Lean Manager >

Lean Logistics & Supply Chain Networks: 8 Guiding Principles

Originally presented: October 14, 2010 (permalink)

Building a Lean Fulfillment Stream

Download the Slides > Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Featuring:

Rober Martichenko
Robert Martichenko

Kevin von Grabe
Kevin von Grabe

Purchase the related book: Building A Lean Fulfillment Stream >

On the Mend: Putting culture change at the heart of a lean healthcare transformation

Originally presented: September 13, 2010 (permalink)

On the Mend

Download the Slides > Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Purchase the related book: On the Mend >

Featuring:

John Toussaint, MD
John Toussaint, MD

Roger Gerard, Ph.D.
Roger Gerard, Ph.D.

Lessons from "Lean Startups"

Originally presented: April 28, 2010 (permalink)

Lessons from 'Lean Startups'

Download the Slides > Listen to the Follow-Up Q&A >

Featuring:

Eric Ries
Eric Ries

Transformational Leadership: Understanding hidden rules of engagement

Originally presented: April 8, 2010 (permalink)

Transformational Leadership

Download the Slides > Read the Follow-up Q&A >

Featuring:

Jim Luckman
Jim Luckman

Register for the related workshop: Transformational Leadership: An Experiential Program for Lean Leaders >

Mistake Proofing to Reduce Medical Errors

Originally presented: December 10, 2009 (permalink)

Mistake Proofing to Reduce Medical Errors

Download the Slides > Read the Follow-Up Q & A >

Featuring:

John Grout
John Grout

Register for the related workshop: Mistake-Proofing Healthcare: Designing Processes to Reduce Medical Errors >

Creating the Lean Manager

Originally presented: September 9, 2009 (permalink)

Creating the Lean Manager

Download the Slides >

Purchase the related book: The Lean Manager >

Featuring:

Michael Ballé
Michael Ballé

Freddy Ballé
Freddy Ballé

Making Hospitals Work

Originally presented: July 30, 2009 (permalink)

Making Hospitals Work

Download the Slides >

Purchase the related book: Making Hospitals Work >

Featuring:

Marc Baker
Marc Baker

Ian Taylor
Ian Taylor

Follow the Learner: The Role of a Leader in Creating a Lean Culture

Originally presented: May 14, 2009 (permalink)

Follow the Learner

Download the Slides > Download the Podcast > (right click & choose "Save target as") View the Written Transcript > Read the Follow-Up Q& A >

Purchase the related book: Follow the Learner >

Featuring:

Dr. Sami Bahri, DDS
Dr. Sami Bahri, DDS

Forward to Fundamentals

Originally presented: April 23, 2009 (permalink)

Forward to Fundamentals

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as") View the Written Transcript >

Purchase the related books: Birth of Lean > Kaizen Express >

Featuring:

John Shook
John Shook

Jim Womack
Jim Womack

Strategy Deployment in Action: One Executive’s Perspective

Originally presented: March 12, 2009 (permalink)

Strategy Deployment in Action

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as") Download the Written Transcript > Read the Follow-Up Q & A >

Featuring:

Pascal Dennis
Pascal Dennis

David Brule
David Brule

Purchase the related book: Getting the Right Things Done >

Managing to Learn: Part 2 - Conversations with Lean Leaders About the Real Impact of the A3 Management Process

Originally presented: November 13, 2008 (permalink)

Managing to Learn: Part 2

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

John Shook

Lynn Kelley, Ph.D

Jack Billi, MD

Eric Ethington

Download the Written Transcript >

Purchase the related book: Managing to Learn >

Managing to Learn: Part 1 - How Lean Leaders Create Productive Problem-Solvers

Originally presented: October 9, 2008 (permalink)

Managing to Learn: Part 1

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as") Download the Written Transcript >

Purchase the related book: Managing to Learn >

Featuring:

John Shook
John Shook

Jim Womack
Jim Womack

The Power of Purpose, Process, and People

Originally presented: May 1, 2008 (permalink)

The Power of Purpose, Process, and People

Download the Slides >

Featuring:

Jim Womack
Jim Womack

Download the Written Transcript >

A Wall Street View of Lean Transformation

Originally presented: December 18, 2007 (permalink)

A Wall Street View of Lean Transformation

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

Cliff Ransom
Cliff Ransom

Download the Written Transcript > Read the Follow-Up Q&A >

Value Stream Improvement for the Office and Services

Originally presented: August 2, 2007 (permalink)

Value Stream Improvement for the Office and Services

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

David Verble

Nicki Schmidt

John F. Coughlin

Sarah Sasso

Read the Follow-Up Q&A >

Purchase the related training kit: Mapping to See: A Value-Stream Improvement Kit for the Office and Services >

Lean Product and Process Development

Originally presented: May 1, 2007 (permalink)

Lean Product and Process Development

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Featuring:

Durward Sobek
Durward Sobek

Purchase the related book: Lean Product and Process Development >

Strategy Deployment What Is It? Why Should I Care?

Originally presented: January 18, 2007 (permalink)

Strategy Deployment What Is It? Why Should I Care?

Download the Slides > (not all slides are available) Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as") Read the Follow-Up Q&A >

Featuring:

Pascale Dennis
Pascal Dennis

Purchase the related book: Getting the Right Things Done >

Lean Management & the Role of Lean Leadership

Originally presented: October 19, 2006 (permalink)

Lean Management and the Role of Lean Leadership

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as") Read the Follow-Up Q&A >

Featuring:

Jim Womack
Jim Womack

John Shook
John Shook

Making Lean Stick: What Do Lean Leaders Do?

Originally presented: May 19, 2006 (permalink)

Making Lean Stick: What Do Lean Leaders Do?

Download the Slides > Download the PodCast > (right click & choose "Save target as")

Purchase the related book: The Gold Mine >

Featuring:

Michael Ballé
Michael Ballé

Freddy Ballé
Freddy Ballé

Lean Solutions

Originally presented: November 15, 2005 (permalink)

Lean Solutions

Download the Slides >

Purchase the related book: Lean Solutions >

Featuring:

Jim Womack
Jim Womack