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 Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at GoLeanSixSigma.com. 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.