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by LSSU Admin - Saturday, 21 March 2020, 8:20 PM
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We’re all facing a tough and unprecedented situation right now. But the best of human spirit dictates that we nevertheless find ways to do our jobs and improve our jobs.
 
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by LSSU Admin - Friday, 20 March 2020, 11:43 PM
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We are all being pushed into the zone beyond our knowledge base right now – having to rapidly adapt and adjust to different ways of working together. This morning Craig Stritar forwarded a cool little video to me from Simon Sinek’s YouTube channel. In it Steve Shedletzky, a member of Simon’s team, introduces their weekly …
 
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by LSSU Admin - Friday, 20 March 2020, 1:00 PM
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A brief message for those who have the opportunity to work on self-improvement during the COVID19 distancing measures. I will be working on a video course on strategic thinking. What questions do you have about strategic thinking, business model canvas, etc.? I will use those questions to help shape my

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Whether you are in spring cleaning mode, finally working on your novel, giving podcasts a try or binging through the Netflix series you just had not gotten around to yet, a lot of us are finding ourselves staying inside lately. We at Minitab are working remotely right now, and we are actually finding there's no better time to teach ourselves a few new things.

 
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by LSSU Admin - Thursday, 19 March 2020, 6:00 PM
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Being in work from home mode, I alternate from thinking and writing about the current crisis and trying to figure out how to be helpful to people remotely. One idea is that I'd like to facilitate an online book study group on my book Measures of Success. It's been a long time since I've run […]

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by LSSU Admin - Thursday, 19 March 2020, 4:07 PM
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I stumbled upon something I wrote 18 years ago, and I thought it was relevant for current times. I wrote it on behalf of an equipment manufacturer who was marketing to manufacturing companies. Manufacturing, in particular, was in deep recession and times were tough. Today, some of your lives are

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Episode #361 of the podcast is admittedly not about Lean, but it's an important topic that I think needs to be shared in these times. I'm sharing audio that came from a KaiNexus webinar yesterday that we called “Ask Docs Anything” and the topic was, of course, coronavirus and Covid-19. We put out a call […]

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I had a phone conversation yesterday with an emergency medicine physician after her shift at an unnamed hospital in an undisclosed state. She had a number of frustrations to share and she doesn't really have an outlet (and doesn't want her name out there for fear of retaliation). More importantly, this isn't about one institution. She […]

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by LSSU Admin - Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 1:00 PM
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The language and names that we select and use matter. They help add context or perspective to the object or task and can affect the accessibility of ideas and connection between ideas. For example, when Starbucks started scaling, they used different words for drink sizes, from Tall to Grande to

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by LSSU Admin - Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 12:48 PM
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Today, I'm sharing a preview (in podcast and transcript form) of a webinar that Steve Kane, from Gemba Academy, will presenting on April 8th as part of the KaiNexus webinar series. Coaching Strategies for Leaders It's free and I hope you'll join us. Learn more and register today. Transcript: Mark Graban: Hi, everybody. This is […]

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