GA 259 | Using Lean to Facilitate Social Change with Jason Schulist

GA 259 | Using Lean to Facilitate Social Change with Jason Schulist

By Steven Bonacorsi

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This week’s guest is Jason Schulist. Jason is President of GLCI, an organization that connects communities so they can better address social issues like homelessness. Jason shared how continuous improvement factors into this important line of work. and An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The quote that inspires Jason (1:41)
  • Jason’s background, specifically in social change (2:51)
  • About value streams of humanity (4:18)
  • His work addressing homelessness (6:07)
  • An experiment they’re running (9:26)
  • About Skillsfest (13:56)
  • What’s next for Jason and his team (17:46)
  • Jason’s advice for getting involved (19:38)

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What Do You Think?

How else can continuous improvement be used to empower and improve communities?

By: Ron Pereira: Lean Thinker & Co-Founder of Gemba Academy
Posted: March 21, 2019, 10:00 am

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Steven Bonacorsi

Steven Bonacorsi is the Founder of the Lean Six Sigma Group, President of ISLSS, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Steven Bonacorsi, President at the International Standard for Lean Six Sigma (ISLSS)
- Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma Methodology.
- Expert in Kaizen event for rapid project execution.
- Certified PMP (Project Management Professional)
- Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
- Masters in Computer Information Systems (MS-CIS)
- Numerous IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of Professional Business Consulting experience at the C-Level.
Executive Master Black Belt leading $ billion business transformation projects globally in multiple Industries. I am a leader who delivers results.