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Lean Healthcare: How to Engage Employees in Lean at the Nebraska Methodist Health System

cory strong, lean healthcare practitioner

How to Engage Employees in Lean is a question that is asked by many lean leaders and lean practitioners. At Nebraska Methodist Health System, that is something they are actually doing. In this interview with Cory Strong, a Lean Leader at Nebraska Methodist, we learn the following: How Cory started his journey in Lean by learning […]

Interview with Kaizen Institute CEO Jon Miller

kaizen institute, jon miller, ceo

I’m very excited and  pleased to present this interview with a person I admire greatly – Jon Miller. As you’ll see in this interview, Jon takes a very balanced and thoughtful approach to Continuous Improvement. His approach, indeed, is one I’ve tried to incorporate into my own life. Being present; thoughtful; aware – attributes that often […]

Salesforce App Exchange, Lean, Wear Initiative: Interview with Daniel Debow

salesforce app exchange interview with daniel debow on lean

Podcast: Play in new window | Download In today’s podcast we are speaking with Daniel Debow, Senior Vice President of Emerging Technologies at He’s responsible for Salesforce Wear, the wearables initiative, which I imagine will become part of the Salesforce App Exchange at some point. We’re excited to be speaking with Daniel, as he’ll […]

High Performance Organization Model and Lean: Interview with Jonathan Escobar Marin

jonathan escobar marin, lean manufacturing leader and teacher

One of the benefits from having a blog is my opportunity to meet and learn from interesting, impactful, and successful Lean practitioners and leaders. Such is my interview today. In this interview, I introduce you to Jonathan Escobar Marin. He is a Lean practitioner and leader whose background in consumer packaged goods and healthcare gives […]