Myth: Lean is a set of tools
Sometimes it is much easier to define something saying what it is not. Remember:
Lean is NOT a set of tools
Many Lean masters and experts struggle to write a good definition of what Lean is. Some say that Lean is a “set of principles”. Others say it is “culture”. I’m not sure about the best definition, but I am certain that “just a set of tools” is a wrong one.
It’s always a good time to read about Lean principles, some information here: