I guess this is something that CEO Carol Bartz would curse and swear about, as she often does.
A full image of the check can be seen below:
I’m not exactly sure why I received the check. I used to have an account for running ads on the blog via the Yahoo Ad network, but I haven’t used that in a long time.
Either way, you’d think the software would be error proofed so that:
- If check_amount = 0, then do_not_print_check
OK, I haven’t done real programming since college. But you get the point. Yahoo wasted paper and postage for absolutely zero value. Yahooooooooooooooooooooooo!
About LeanBlog.org: Mark Graban is a consultant, author, and speaker in the “lean healthcare” methodology. Mark is author of the Shingo Award-winning books Lean Hospitals and Healthcare Kaizen, as well as The Executive Guide to Healthcare Kaizen. Mark is also the VP of Customer Success for the technology company KaiNexus. He lives in San Antonio, Texas.