Ten Places to Go for Help
In This Chapter
Browsing on the Web
Entering the Lean blogosphere
Joining associations and societies
Using the services of facilitators and consultants
This book is a great introduction to Lean. We provide you with a broad understanding and working knowledge, showing you the principles and practices, the methods and tools, the language and jargon. But as complete as this book is, there’s so much more to Lean than could ever fit in 408 pages.
Fortunately, Lean is so well-known and widely practiced that many, many sources of help — on every aspect and element of Lean — are available to you. Researchers and practitioners, businesses and organizations, blogs and websites, societies and associations, authors and historians — they’re all out there, accessible, and available to help. Whether you want more knowledge, education and training, consulting and project assistance, tools and technologies, or reference publications, you’ve got it. In this final chapter, we introduce you to the greater world of Lean support that can pick up where we leave off. ...