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LEI offers 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. 

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LEI’s Virtual Lean Learning Experience (VLX) is a continuing education service offering the latest in lean leadership and management.
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New on-demand online Course!
Learning to See Using Value Stream Mapping. Register today »

Upcoming Free Webinars: May 19, 2021 2pm ET: Learn Lean Together Through the LEI Book Club Exploring The Gold Mine »

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Hoshin Kanri Remotely: Aligning and Executing on Your Organizational Objectives, new cohort starts May 21 »

Developing Structured Problem-Solving and Leadership Skills using A3 Thinking: Managing to Learn Remotely starts June 4 »







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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 »