Mark Graban's leanblog.org - Lean Healthcare, Lean Hospitals, Healthcare Kaizen, Lean Thinking, Lean Manufacturing, Toyota Production System

Steve Blank’s HBR Cover Story on “The #LeanStartup”

Blank HBRIt’s free online (at least for the moment), so go check out Steve Blank’s Harvard Business Review cover story on “Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything.”

Blank, who teaches at Berkeley and Stanford, is author of the excellent book “The Four Steps to the Epiphany: Successful Strategies for Products that Win.” His HBR piece is a nice summary and introduction to the ideas that are expanded upon in The Lean Startup by Eric Ries and The Lean Entrepreneur: How Visionaries Create Products, Innovate with New Ventures, and Disrupt Markets by Cooper and Vlaskovits.

Check it out.

Post continues after ad...

Please post a comment and join the discussion. Subscribe to get notified about posts daily or weekly.

Post continues after ad...

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.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.