ISCOM 472 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment Need for a Lean Initiatives Paper
Research and identify an organization that will be used for this and subsequent Learning Team assignments.
Attain faculty approval.
Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you identify a lean organization including their mission, vision, goals, and objectives.
Compare and contrast your chosen organization to your own organization, or one with which you are familiar, in terms of various lean initiatives.
Address each of the following in your paper:
- Compare and contrast the management style(s) within your own organization with the management style(s) at selected organization that has adopted lean initiatives.
- Discuss the characteristics of the selected organizations' lean enterprise style(s) in how it affects organizational behavior and compare those characteristics with your own organization.
- Discuss the selected organizations initiatives. Then, compare and contrast with various lean initiatives.
- Evaluate the extent to which the selected organizations' lean practices could be integrated into your own organization.
- Describe how the use of technology (digitization) supports lean objectives in a global environment.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.