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Trim the Fat From Your Startup

The lean movement is often associated with big business, but its principles can work for small companies, too.
Adding value: John Shook of the Lean Enterprise Institute. Source: Photo Š Jared Leeds

The lean movement, the concept that businesses should eliminate waste in order to use less capital and fewer resources, is often associated with major multinational . But John Shook, chairman and CEO of the Cambridge, Mass.-based , says the principles work for companies of all sizes, in all industries. Here he explains

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