Habits of the Lean Leader
As a leader, you must establish the proper culture and environment to foster a robust lean implementation. This session will help you succeed by covering key aspects of lean leadership, so you know how to:
- Develop lean thinkers and problem solvers,
- Create a sense of urgency and purpose,
- Introduce standards and ensure adherence to them, and
- Establish priorities in a lean environment.
You will examine examples from Toyota in Japan and explore how a leadership approach varies in other cultures and countries.
Although we cannot ignore the impact of individual characteristics such as approach, style, and personality, this session will help you develop several habits that every leader must possess to foster a robust lean implementation.