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’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. Mark is also the
VP of Customer Success for the technology company KaiNexus.