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Some of the Most Commented On Posts:

  1. The One Where John Seddon Inaccurately Criticizes Jim Womack 163 comments | 1,523 views
  2. Who is Visiting? Have any feedback on this Blog? 100 comments | 653 views
  3. Lean Quotes Collection 99 comments | 11,191 views
  4. What’s the Buzz on Lean Certifications? 88 comments | 2,857 views
  5. 10 Things I Wish Lean Practitioners Wouldn’t Say in 2010 60 comments | 1,532 views
  6. Guest Post: The one thing Lean Six Sigma got wrong about Lean 50 comments | 6,419 views
  7. Hospital Workers, Flu Shots & Standardized Work 47 comments | 364 views
  8. Is it a Bad Idea to Pay a Lean Consultant Based on a Percentage of Cost Savings? 47 comments | 2,469 views
  9. Statistics on Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Problems – Errors & Harm 46 comments | 6,424 views
  10. A Video Showing Office 5S Gone Wrong 46 comments | 6,447 views
  11. Reader Question: Short Definition of Lean? 45 comments | 585 views
  12. Lean or “L.A.M.E.”? 44 comments | 1,633 views
  13. Guest Post – Words Matter: Why I Prefer PDSA over PDCA 42 comments | 788 views
  14. What Are Barriers to “Kaizen” in Healthcare? 41 comments | 582 views
  15. Podcast #125 – Mike George on Lean Six Sigma for Government & Politicians 39 comments | 641 views
  16. Dear “Lean Six Sigma” Crowd – Lean is About Quality, Too 38 comments | 1,100 views
  17. Negligent People or a Bad System Leading to Surgical Errors? 36 comments | 521 views
  18. Toyota, Respect for People (or “Humanity”) and Lean 35 comments | 3,976 views
  19. “The speed and flexibility is breathtaking” – But in a good way? 34 comments | 321 views
  20. Are We 84.7% Certain We’re in the 90th Percentile? 34 comments | 266 views
  21. Warning: You Can’t Even Draw a Map with this “Value Stream Mapper” App 33 comments | 291 views
  22. What’s Wrong With This Hospital’s Lean Job Posting? 32 comments | 197 views
  23. Is a "Rude" Customer Still Right? 32 comments | 662 views
  24. Don’t Threaten People with This Famous Dr. Deming Quote 32 comments | 5,951 views
  25. Bad Lean/5S Hits the UK Media 31 comments | 1,348 views
  26. It’s Harder to Tolerate Waste “When You Know What Good Looks Like…” 31 comments | 163 views
  27. The Newtown Tragedy – Our National Response and Problem Solving 30 comments | 132 views
  28. The Invisible Waste in Healthcare Leads to Visible Harm to Patients 30 comments | 219 views
  29. My Thoughts on Standardized Work 30 comments | 5,659 views
  30. An Error Proofing Challenge 30 comments | 251 views
  31. 10 Common Problem Solving Mistakes 29 comments | 1,064 views
  32. Contact Mark Graban 28 comments | 3,713 views
  33. (Complaining About) Resistance is Futile 28 comments | 514 views
  34. April Fool: A New Way to Learn Lean? Wii Lean! 28 comments | 1,919 views
  35. GM Blames Layoffs on the Japan Earthquake and JIT; Should Instead Look in Mirror 27 comments | 420 views
  36. Lean Blog Audio Podcast 27 comments | 671 views
  37. How to Design Poor Service – Expect 100% Utilization of People or Resources 27 comments | 656 views
  38. On Amazon, Publishers, and Book Prices 26 comments | 594 views
  39. How Many Hospitals Have Quit Lean Efforts? 26 comments | 117 views
  40. A Lean Guy Watches “CNN’s 25 Shocking Medical Mistakes” 26 comments | 1,231 views
  41. A Hard Habit to Break 26 comments | 147 views
  42. This WSJ Article (as do Many Organizations) Misses the Point of 5S 26 comments | 721 views
  43. “Lean Won’t Work Here… We’re Different” 26 comments | 460 views
  44. Of Blogs and Books (or from Solo to Silo); The Need for Lean in Publishing 25 comments | 169 views
  45. Video on a “2-Bin” Kanban System at a Pennsylvania Hospital 25 comments | 3,701 views
  46. Does Setting a Goal for Number of Kaizens Violate “Kaizen Spirit”? 25 comments | 564 views
  47. Time & Motion Studies Are Not “Discredited,” Just How They Are Used 25 comments | 1,844 views
  48. A Pharmacist’s Jail Cell Interview – What Good Does Blame Do? 25 comments | 785 views
  49. New Book Gives Negative Review to Performance Reviews 24 comments | 315 views
  50. Video Interview with LEI’s Jim Womack 24 comments | 112 views

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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.

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