Podcast #96 – Pascal Dennis, “The Remedy”

Our guest for Episode #96 is Pascal Dennis of Lean Pathways, Inc. Pascal is a faculty member with the Lean Enterprise Institute and he’s the author of the books: Lean Production Simplified, Andy & Me: Crisis And Transformation On The Lean Journey, and Getting the Right Things Done: A Leader’s Guide to Planning and Execution.

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Here in this podcast, we talk about his new book,  The Remedy: Bringing Lean Thinking Out of the Factory to Transform the Entire Organization, where Pascal brings up interesting topics such as “Big Company Disease” and how to fight that dysfunction with lean management. To point others to this episode, use the URL www.leanblog.org/96.

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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.

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  1. Andrew Bishop says:

    Great to hear from you in this podcast. The questions covered in this brief interview are very important. Unfortunately, you don’t have to be BIG to have “big company disease”!

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