Successful lean implementation : Organizational culture and soft lean practices

  title={Successful lean implementation : Organizational culture and soft lean practices},
  author={Thomas Bortolotti and Stefania Boscari and Pamela Danese},
Lean management (LM) is a managerial approach for improving processes based on a complex system of interrelated socio-technical practices. Recently, debate has centered on the role of organizational culture (OC) in LM. This paper aims to contribute to this debate by examining whether plants that successfully implement LM are characterized by a specific OC profile and extensively adopt soft LM practices. Data were analyzed from the High Performance Manufacturing (HPM) project dataset using a… CONTINUE READING
12 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…