There is no one right answer, and no organization is a cookie cutter. It is definitely a good question and an important consideration when launching a continuous improvement organization. In our Lean Training program, we have dedicated an entire segment of the training to Building a Lean Culture. This would be a good place to start!

Tracy O'Rourke

Tracy is a Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at For almost 20 years, she's helped leading organizations like Washington State, Cisco and GE build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.