The role of leadership in implementing lean manufacturing

Show simple item record Alefari, Mudhafar Salonitis, Konstantinos Xu, Yuchun 2017-08-29T15:30:31Z 2017-08-29T15:30:31Z 2017-07-11
dc.identifier.citation Alefari M, Salonitis K, Xu Y, The role of leadership in implementing lean manufacturing, Procedia CIRP, Vol. 63, 2017, pp. 756-761 en_UK
dc.identifier.issn 2212-8271
dc.description.abstract It is widely accepted that for the successful implementation of lean manufacturing, the senior management commitment is of great importance. However, the lean journey is usually a long one, and eventually management commitment creeps. Furthermore, the involvement of employees in daily improvements is also critical for the success of implementation. Lean leadership can be considered as a way of sustaining and improving the employee performance in lean production systems. In the present study, a thorough literature review is presented focusing in reviewing the principles of lean leadership and the practices that can lead in improving the employee performance. Furthermore, the characteristics and qualities of lean leader are discussed Paper originally presented at Manufacturing Systems 4.0 – Proceedings of the 50th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems, held 3 – 5 May, 2017, Taichung City, Taiwan. en_UK
dc.language.iso en en_UK
dc.publisher Elsevier en_UK
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dc.subject Lean manufacturing en_UK
dc.subject Leadership en_UK
dc.subject Survey en_UK
dc.title The role of leadership in implementing lean manufacturing en_UK
dc.type Article en_UK

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