Leadership for the
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Today's fast-moving digital age requires a more nimble foundation for leading and managing organizations. Let Bob Emiliani guide you towards practical solutions.

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Dr. Emiliani originated the study of Lean leadership beginning in 1994. Since then, his work has blossomed and covers a wide range of related topics relevant to the fast-changing digital age. Contact Bob to find out how he can help you or just to chat about mutual interests. Schedule a day and time to talk via phone, Zoom, or  Skype.

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What Happened to Lean?

Leading authors and luminaries in the Agile community have, after only 19 years, begun to publicly question its de-evolution from something grand (Agile Manifesto, to improve software development) to something "misdirected, misattributed, ineffectual, and misshapen." They are calling Agile a failing … Read More... about What Happened to Lean?

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Karl: What you are trying to do is get people to wake the fuck up. Isn't that right?Bob E. Yes, that's right.Karl: People need to wake the fuck up. Lean management, TPS, or any effort with the wholesome intention of "change for the better," is destined to struggle or fail if people won't wake … Read More... about Recent WTFU Articles

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