Having an issue on meeting customers demand?

 

Tired of problems that are not visible and not being solved from the root cause?

 

Cost and wastage too high?

Japan "Lean Thinking" Immersion Tour (JLIT™)

24-28 June 2019 | Japan

2-6 December 2019 | Japan

At the birth place of Lean, learn how to breath life into your business no matter what industry by:​

  • Creating Lean Roadmap of "how to activities" focused on that next level of performance.

  • Common understanding and knowledge of the "Lean Systems" creating a network of supportive professionals

  • See specific cost reduction and productivity ideas that can be easily adopted

  • And so many others...

I want to benefit from this workshop!

Who Should Attend JLIT?

 

The best way to make the most of the Japan Lean Immersion Tour is as a TEAM! 

When two or more people from the same organization have the same experience, develop a common vision and commit to drive Lean-thinking together, great things are bound to happen.

The ideal candidates for this experience are:

  • Business owners, executives and senior managers

  • Functional & departmental upper & middle managers 

  • Supervisors, union reps, informal opinion leaders

  • Trainers, lean experts, improvement specialists

  • Change agents & project leaders

What Can You Expect from JLIT?

1. Professional benchmarking engagements that connect to every aspect of modern business - from operational excellence initiatives and business modelling / marketing strategies to customer-centric challenges.

2. The ability to:

 

  • Focus on meeting customer demand.

  • Set and sustain higher operational standards.

  • Make problems visible & solve root causes.

  • Empower talent to be creative & innovative.

  • Learn & live the “Go See” behavior.

  • Eliminate waste relentlessly.

  • Implement Takt, Flow and Pull thinking.

  • Build quality into all of your processes.

3. “Real-life” solutions in operational & transactional settings

By establishing long-term strategic relationships with more than 250 organizations in the past 18 years, we are able to provide our clients with “on-the-floor” immersive experiences. 

This allows us to offer engaging ideas, systems and practices like no other company can, which affords you the maximum exposure to real Lean in action:

  • Managing back of the house operations

  • Lean digitalization

  • Lean control systems

  • Lean office best practices

4. Experienced practitioners and support staff –

  • Our lean experts (consultants & Japanese sensei’s) have more than 80+ years of combined experience around the world  transforming businesses.

  • Additionally, our professional logistics & linguistics team ensures that even the unspoken needs of our participants are exceeded.

  • We are perfectly situated to make your tour an unforgettable learning experience.

  • We have the passion, purpose and commitment to help your team achieve remarkable sustainable results!

DJ Duartes 32 years as a Global Optimization Expert & Leadership Coach has enabled him to influence the practical application, facilitation and implementation of business processes and systems as well as the development of leaders with the right mindsets & behaviors to support sustainable change.  He has worked in a variety of industries from manufacturing (automotive, construction, electronics & medical devices), service (resorts, casinos & retail stores), healthcare (out-patient care & documentation), aerospace (maintenance & servicing), logistics and back office/shared service environments (finance, HR, IT, & procurement). His expertise spans 7 continents, 40 different cultures, 17 different industries and several leading global consulting firms