Exponential Mindset #SHAPETHENEXT

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It’s an exponential world In modern times, we are currently witnessing a steady disappearance of companies one might have thought being in good health. These are organizations that lack of the so-called «exponential mindset». In fact, within less than a century, the life expectancy of large corporations has fallen by more than 50 years. From […]

Implementing Agile in Production

Implementing Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, 6 Sigma, World Class Manufacturing and even models of excellence such as EFQM have allowed thousands of companies around the world to generate profits and overcome all kinds of adversities in recent decades. Production, led by the automotive industry, has been the mirror for other sectors to look at, such as […]

Learning Organizations are High Performance Organizations

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I recently ran into someone I’ve known for years. She is the director of Human Resources of an important company that is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of machine tools and learning at international level. As on all previous occasions, we talked about our work, the markets, the difficulties, and like always we came to […]

The courage to give up

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«Resilience is the ability to recover from setbacks, adapt well to change and keep going or choose to give up in the face of adversity, so we emerge stronger, wiser and more able». I’m inspired that “choose to give up” is included in this definition of resilience. Choosing to give up can be stigmatized in […]

Toyota in Five Verses of High-Performance

For months I´ve wanted to share one of the latest messages that Akio Toyoda, President of Toyota, addressed to everyone in his organization.   Now at last, with this article I take the opportunity to analyze what I consider authentic management poetry, in verses without rhyme, but with the rhythm that moves the best organizations […]