By August 13, 2008 1 Comments Read More →

Free Whitepapers, Possibly Helpful — You Decide

Through my promotional partner, RevResponse, I am able to offer a number of free white papers. Registering for these white papers brings referral revenue to the Lean Blog, to make that relationship clear. Many of these papers are limited to U.S. and Canada residents, so apologies to the global readers.

I am going to try to read some of these papers myself to see what is worth commenting on. Honestly, I’m normally dubious of white papers that talk about how some software vendor’s solution helps “make you Lean.” But, if you want to give any a try, here are some links, below. Feel free to use the blog comments feature to tell us which are good and which are B.S.

5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean Review the application of lean principles and learn the 5 ways to use ERP solutions to help implement…

Extending Lean Initiatives Across the Organization This White Paper will address the importance of optimizing front-office initiatives, in…

The Impact of Lean on Consumer Product Manufacturers Learn the real dedication to Lean that requires a focus on change, the identification…

The Lean Workforce – Applying Lean Principles to Improve Workforce Management Using Lean, manufacturers have made significant improvements…

Strategies to Run a Lean Supply Chain: How Principles of Lean Manufacturing Transfer Benefits to Operations Explore the process of lean…

Subscribe via RSS | Lean Blog Main Page | Podcast | Twitter @MarkGraban

Please check out my main blog page at

The RSS feed content you are reading is copyrighted by the author, Mark Graban.

, , , on the author’s copyright.

Thanks for reading! I’d love to hear your thoughts. Please scroll down to post a comment. Click here to be notified about posts via email. Learn more about Mark Graban’s speaking, writing, and consulting.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Mark Graban's passion is creating a better, safer, more cost effective healthcare system for patients and better workplaces for all. Mark is a consultant, author, and speaker in the "Lean healthcare" methodology. He is author of the Shingo Award-winning books Lean Hospitals and Healthcare Kaizen, as well as The Executive Guide to Healthcare Kaizen. His most recent project is an book titled Practicing Lean that benefits the Louise H. Batz Patient Safety Foundation, where Mark is a board member. Mark is also the VP of Improvement & Innovation Services for the technology company KaiNexus.

Posted in: Blog

1 Comment on "Free Whitepapers, Possibly Helpful — You Decide"

Trackback | Comments RSS Feed

  1. Anonymous says:

    I downloaded –
    Strategies to Run a Lean Supply Chain: How Principles of Lean Manufacturing Transfer Benefits to Operations
    5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean

    I found the info in there, or lack there of, very disappointing.

    Both the documents seemed to be targeting people who drank the Kool-Aid, but have no real desire, or understanding on the path they are about to embark on.
    Neither article goes into any helpful detail on what the reader is really to do in order to achieve the benefits they promote.
    It just seemed like a lot of sales BS.

    – Ryan

Post a Comment