Welcome To The Lean Effect Podcast

On The Lean Effect podcast, you’ll hear from  Lean leaders from around the world to learn through their journeys, their trials and tribulations and Lean triumphs.


Our Episodes

Jamie Flinchbaugh: (EP 82) Organizations that focus on tools vs organizations that focus on people.

In this episode, Jamie Flinchbaugh, an accomplished Entrepreneur, Consultant, and co-author of ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Lean: Lessons from the Road,’ with 30 years of learning-oriented experience spanning a...

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Jake Harrell: (EP 81) How do you create a thriving community with a culture that is constantly striving to improve?

In this episode, Jake Harrell – The Funniest Lean Guy, Author of ‘Chasing Excellence’, and LinkedIn meme superstar discuss how he got into lean in the beginning, where he...

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Bob Rush: (EP 80) There are no experts in lean; only those who have spent more time doing it.

In this episode, Bob Rush, who has more than 40 years of manufacturing expertise and more than 30 years of management and lean techniques experience in sectors ranging from...

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Our Host

Mark De Jong

The Lean Effect Podcast

Mark De Jong brings a range of experiences from starting, building and selling several businesses to working for a Fortune 500 multinational to investing in small and medium sized businesses. Mark is passionate about Lean and practices in his everyday life. He enjoys the process of working with all levels within a company from the frontline employees to the C suite leadership team.

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