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Podcast #116 – Jim Womack, His New Book “Gemba Walks”

3/23/2011

Jim Womack, LEI founder and saenior advisor, sat down wit Mark Graban at the Lean Blog for a 2-part interview, covering gemba walking, lean management, lean healthcare, the future of the Lean Community, and more. 

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