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Push systems refer to processes that rely on forecasting or the practice of creating excess goods and services to maintain a buffer. This method of meeting customer demand can result in unused goods and wasted labor. The goal of Lean Six Sigma is JIT (Just In Time) or Pull system.

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Elisabeth Swan

Elisabeth is a Master Black Belt at, the co-author of The Problem-Solver’s Toolkit and co-host of the Just-in-Time Cafe. For over 30 years, she's helped leading organizations like Amazon, Charles Schwab and Marriott International, Inc. build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.
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