Win as a Team

Flinchbaugh, Jamie
March 2009
Assembly;Mar2009, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p64
The author offers insights on the significance of working as a team and its relation to lean manufacturing principle. He cites that a real team refers to a group of people who leverage the strengths of each other, overcome each other's weaknesses and are working toward a common goal. He notes that a core skill of lean is to understand deeply the current reality of the situation or process that the team is dealing with. He mentions the need for a team to be capable of rotating leadership.


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