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Flow emphasizes the reduction of the 8 Wastes within a process so that the services or products are able to move at the speed of customer demand.  Achieving “Flow” means that the root causes of waste and rework have been removed and the process steps have been balanced to achieve maximum velocity.


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Tracy O'Rourke

Tracy is a Master Black Belt at, the co-author of The Problem-Solver’s Toolkit and co-host of the Just-in-Time Cafe. She is also a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Instructor at UC San Diego and teaches in San Diego State University’s Lean Enterprise Program. For almost 20 years, she has helped leading organizations like Washington State, Charles Schwab and GE build problem-solving muscles.

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