(PRWEB) November 25, 2014
Recently, Integrated Logistics Solutions provider Kenco asked GA Director of Sales and Marketing, Steve Kane, to give a keynote speech to the managers across all five companies. Kenco provides integrated logistics solutions that include distribution and fulfillment, comprehensive transportation management, material handling services, real estate management, and information technology—all engineered for Operational Excellence.
This seven-part series explores Steve’s lean journey, including his discovery of continuous improvement and his first big lean implementation at Specialty Silicone Fabricators. Throughout the presentation, Steve stresses the importance of a customer-focused culture. Other topics include the difference between managers and leaders, the importance of respecting employee autonomy, and why problems almost always stem from processes instead of people.
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About Gemba Academy:
Gemba Academy, a leading provider of video-based lean manufacturing and six sigma education, has delivered online training to more than 2,000 companies around the globe. Designed by and for real practitioners, Gemba Academy has revolutionized online training with their unique “site-based subscription” model. With more than 600 videos, Gemba Academy provides flexible solutions that can serve as a baseline for training or enhance existing continuous improvement efforts.