Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Today Would Have Been Taiichi Ohno’s 100th Birthday

Hat tip to John Shook and the Lean Enterprise Institute for pointing this out via his email newsletter – today would have been the 100th birthday of Taiichi Ohno, usually credited as one of the creators of the Toyota Production System, the basis for “Lean.” See his profile on Wikipedia – Taiichi Ohno (February 29, 1912 [...]
read more

share
See more about: Taiichi Ohno

Why Lean? Start from Need!

Industries / Manufacturing : Lean Blog (6 years ago)

I'd bet one that one of the greatest indicators of success for a Lean effort is tied back to the original question of "why are we doing Lean?"Taiichi Ohno, one of the inventors of the Toyota Production System, always said "start fro... Read Post

Podcast #141 – Norman Bodek Remembers Taiichi Ohno

Industries / Manufacturing : Lean Blog (3 years ago)

Please upgrade your browser MP3 File (run time 30:18) Episode #141 is a chat with Norman Bodek, as he shares his recollections of working with Taiichi Ohno, one of the creators of the Toyota Production System. Norman met and worked ... Read Post

Transcript of Podcast #142 – @EricRies on Taiichi Ohno & #LeanStartup

Industries / Manufacturing : Lean Blog (2 years ago)

Here is a transcript of last week’s podcast with Eric Ries talking about the impact that Toyota legend Taiichi Ohno had on his work and the Lean Startup movement. This discussion took place just after the 100th anniversary of Mr. Oh... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC