The Lean Brain, Post 2: Visualization Begets Alignment

Lean says: Map the Value Stream Your brain says: I’ve been doing this so long, it’s become second nature to me. The steps are right here – in my head. What’s at play here: Illusion of Transparency. Curse of Knowledge/Information Imbalance. Status Quo Thinking. Groupthink/False Consensus Effect. Availability Bias. It was day four of the value stream mapping exercise and … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 2: Visualization Begets Alignment

The Lean Brain, Post 4: Push is Blind. Pull is Informed. See Beyond the Silo

Lean says: Establish Pull Your brain says: I work best under stress! Chaos motivates me! What’s at play here: Brain on Stress. Learned Helplessness. Most of us have seen the iconic “Job Switching” episode of I Love Lucy, where the titular character and her BFF Ethel find themselves doing a stint as line workers at Kramer’s Candy Kitchen. Subjected to … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 4: Push is Blind. Pull is Informed. See Beyond the Silo

The Lean Brain, Post 2: Visualization Begets Alignment

Lean says: Map the Value Stream Your brain says: I’ve been doing this so long, it’s become second nature to me. The steps are right here – in my head. What’s at play here: Illusion of Transparency. Curse of Knowledge/Information Imbalance. Status Quo Thinking. Groupthink/False Consensus Effect. Availability Bias. It was day four of the value stream mapping exercise and … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 2: Visualization Begets Alignment

The Lean Brain, Post 4: Push is Blind. Pull is Informed. See Beyond the Silo

Lean says: Establish Pull Your brain says: I work best under stress! Chaos motivates me! What’s at play here: Brain on Stress. Learned Helplessness. Most of us have seen the iconic “Job Switching” episode of I Love Lucy, where the titular character and her BFF Ethel find themselves doing a stint as line workers at Kramer’s Candy Kitchen. Subjected to … Read More

TonianneThe Lean Brain, Post 4: Push is Blind. Pull is Informed. See Beyond the Silo