There are a ton of online resources that can help you right now, here are some of our favorites:
VSM & DevOps are a match made in heaven!
We love this checklist written by Steve Pereira
(@SteveElsewhere) Value Stream Whisperer
Sharing ideas and learning from each other is among the best ways to get up to speed quickly.
While it's not necessarily popular, Lean has been extremely effect in manufacturing, and is finding its way into the rest of our world for good reason.