Online Learning
We offer on-demand, go-at-your-own-pace or live instructor-led online courses designed with a mix of teaching methods including, videos, coaching and activities.
Events and Training






LEI’s events and training bring people from all sorts of industries who experience common challenges and share how they were overcome. 

It’s Easy to Subscribe to the Virtual Lean Learning Experience 2021. Act now to advance your career and your organization's transformation. Learn more about VLX and subscribe.

Next session of Developing Structured Problem-Solving and Leadership Skills: Managing to Learn Remotely starts March 9, register today »

Free Webinar March 18 2pm ET: What We Can Still Learn from Danaher and Wiremold »

Hoshin Kanri Remotely: Aligning and Executing on Your Organizational Objectives, new cohort starts April 9 »






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LEI can adapt and deliver almost any of our popular and specialized workshops to help accomplish your goals, both short term and long term or develop a customized program to build capability in your team.

And where should you start your lean journey

Rooted in Purpose, Process, and respect for People, lean is about creating the most value for the customer, while minimizing resources, time, energy, and effort used.

Are you solving the problem or the symptom of the problem?

The practice of asking why repeatedly whenever a problem is encountered in order to get beyond the obvious symptoms to discover the root cause.

What is Lean Product & Process Development (LPPD)?

LPPD is powerful system for developing new products, proven effective in companies large and small across diverse industries.

Check out LEI webinars, podcasts, videos and more

These are convenient ways to bring you and your team members practical knowledge from experienced lean leaders, practitioners, and coaches.

Workbooks to learn and teach others

Books on problem solving, creating flow, management, lean thinking, and stories of transformation.

Many available on ebook and audio book with more to come.

LEI book,The Lean Sensei wins Publication Award from the Shingo Institute »

James P. Womack Scholarship & Philanthropy Fund

LEI established the JPW Fund to advance how lean thinking is taught in school and learned through practice at the gemba.

Listen the WLEI Podcast: What’s the Problem: A conversation with Matt Lovejoy on how LEI is trying to create more lean thinkers coming out of university »