Planning should constitute 40% of your lean effort and though success is measured in terms of results, successful planning can ensure the results. Planning process and tools maps out the needed development, implementation and maintenance steps, providing a key to the plan and the planning process success. The tools and hands-on planning process prepares your organization to achieving the desired results and as well as make any necessary mid-course adjustments.
Simplifies and lowers cost of planning;
Improves the results, as well as applying scientific thinking to the planning process;
Ties companys and customers goals to planning and planning results; and