Tag: Lean Management

The Eighth Type of Waste

Unused human poten­tial is often referred to as the eighth type of waste in Lean Man­age­ment. And right­ly so, because it is the cre­ativ­i­ty of “ordi­nary” work­ers that enables the con­tin­u­ous improve­ment and elim­i­na­tion of the clas­si­cal sev­en types of waste.