State of Readiness; Philip Holt, GKN Aerospace
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State of Readiness; Philip Holt, GKN Aerospace

We welcome Philip Holt, Vice President of Operational Excellence at GKN Aerospace, for a conversation on State of Readiness.  We start off the program discussing Philip’s two books, “Leading with Lean” and “The Simplicity of Lean”; the latter having won the Bronze Medal in the Axiom Book Awards.  We take a walk in Philip’s shoes…

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Reading is fundamental, but comprehension is important too

The art of debate has devolved.  No longer is it used as a tool of discovery, understanding, reconciliation, and progress.  Today, it is a tool used to beat one another into submission – with the wholesale surrender of the beliefs and values held by one party over the other being the goal. What’s worse, the…

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Taking Business Performance to the Next Level

Dear Readers:  I am deep in the throes of finishing my first book and am working diligently on completing the first draft before I send it to the butcher (ie. Editor).  My target date is end-of-December (which is reasonably attainable).  As such, I find that I am not really able to parse my attention and energy…

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Lean Management Journal – “Lessons from Mt. Stupid” by Joseph Paris: December 2014

“Lessons from Mt. Stupid”; LMJ Board Member and XONITEK Chairman, Joseph Paris, returns to discuss the ideas of short term-ism in the business world over continuous improvement. Published in Lean Management Journal in the December 2014/January 2015 issue. Download PDF