I attended the local tech meet-up last evening and the topic was being lean. No, not how to lose weight unless you’re counting the weight of excessive costs. Or as it said in the event description:
Lean and Agile are two related approaches that use startup mentality and an iterative approach to deliver results and new possibilities. We’ll take an overview of Lean, its opportunities and pitfalls and some broad approaches to adopt Lean thinking for you and your organization.