The Lean Brain, Post 5: Improvement is Not an Option

Lean says: Seek Perfection What your brain says: This is the way we’ve always done things around here. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. It’s not “my job” to improve. What’s at play here: Status quo bias. Zero-risk bias. Resistance to Change. Learned helplessness. While Lean’s focus on respect for people endows the worker with the ability to implement … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 5: Improvement is Not an Option

The Lean Brain, Post 5: Improvement is Not an Option

Lean says: Seek Perfection What your brain says: This is the way we’ve always done things around here. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. It’s not “my job” to improve. What’s at play here: Status quo bias. Zero-risk bias. Resistance to Change. Learned helplessness. While Lean’s focus on respect for people endows the worker with the ability to implement … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 5: Improvement is Not an Option