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Some of the Most Commented On Posts:

  1. The One Where John Seddon Inaccurately Criticizes Jim Womack 163 comments | 1,447 views
  2. Who is Visiting? Have any feedback on this Blog? 100 comments | 649 views
  3. Lean Quotes Collection 99 comments | 10,431 views
  4. What’s the Buzz on Lean Certifications? 88 comments | 2,640 views
  5. 10 Things I Wish Lean Practitioners Wouldn’t Say in 2010 60 comments | 1,483 views
  6. Guest Post: The one thing Lean Six Sigma got wrong about Lean 50 comments | 6,161 views
  7. Hospital Workers, Flu Shots & Standardized Work 47 comments | 362 views
  8. Is it a Bad Idea to Pay a Lean Consultant Based on a Percentage of Cost Savings? 47 comments | 2,338 views
  9. Statistics on Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Problems – Errors & Harm 46 comments | 6,083 views
  10. A Video Showing Office 5S Gone Wrong 46 comments | 5,935 views
  11. Reader Question: Short Definition of Lean? 45 comments | 569 views
  12. Lean or “L.A.M.E.”? 43 comments | 1,541 views
  13. Guest Post – Words Matter: Why I Prefer PDSA over PDCA 42 comments | 761 views
  14. What Are Barriers to “Kaizen” in Healthcare? 41 comments | 573 views
  15. Podcast #125 – Mike George on Lean Six Sigma for Government & Politicians 39 comments | 628 views
  16. Dear “Lean Six Sigma” Crowd – Lean is About Quality, Too 38 comments | 1,049 views
  17. Negligent People or a Bad System Leading to Surgical Errors? 36 comments | 511 views
  18. “The speed and flexibility is breathtaking” – But in a good way? 34 comments | 318 views
  19. Are We 84.7% Certain We’re in the 90th Percentile? 34 comments | 249 views
  20. Toyota, Respect for People (or “Humanity”) and Lean 34 comments | 3,735 views
  21. Warning: You Can’t Even Draw a Map with this “Value Stream Mapper” App 33 comments | 288 views
  22. Is a "Rude" Customer Still Right? 32 comments | 649 views
  23. Don’t Threaten People with This Famous Dr. Deming Quote 32 comments | 5,604 views
  24. It’s Harder to Tolerate Waste “When You Know What Good Looks Like…” 31 comments | 163 views
  25. Bad Lean/5S Hits the UK Media 30 comments | 1,229 views
  26. What’s Wrong With This Hospital’s Lean Job Posting? 30 comments | 140 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 | 218 views
  29. My Thoughts on Standardized Work 30 comments | 5,232 views
  30. An Error Proofing Challenge 30 comments | 249 views
  31. 10 Common Problem Solving Mistakes 29 comments | 1,012 views
  32. Contact Mark Graban 28 comments | 3,496 views
  33. (Complaining About) Resistance is Futile 28 comments | 513 views
  34. April Fool: A New Way to Learn Lean? Wii Lean! 28 comments | 1,884 views
  35. How to Design Poor Service – Expect 100% Utilization of People or Resources 27 comments | 616 views
  36. On Amazon, Publishers, and Book Prices 26 comments | 578 views
  37. How Many Hospitals Have Quit Lean Efforts? 26 comments | 113 views
  38. A Lean Guy Watches “CNN’s 25 Shocking Medical Mistakes” 26 comments | 1,047 views
  39. GM Blames Layoffs on the Japan Earthquake and JIT; Should Instead Look in Mirror 26 comments | 400 views
  40. A Hard Habit to Break 26 comments | 142 views
  41. “Lean Won’t Work Here… We’re Different” 26 comments | 444 views
  42. Of Blogs and Books (or from Solo to Silo); The Need for Lean in Publishing 25 comments | 169 views
  43. This WSJ Article (as do Many Organizations) Misses the Point of 5S 25 comments | 672 views
  44. Does Setting a Goal for Number of Kaizens Violate “Kaizen Spirit”? 25 comments | 537 views
  45. Time & Motion Studies Are Not “Discredited,” Just How They Are Used 25 comments | 1,762 views
  46. A Pharmacist’s Jail Cell Interview – What Good Does Blame Do? 25 comments | 729 views
  47. New Book Gives Negative Review to Performance Reviews 24 comments | 304 views
  48. Video on a “2-Bin” Kanban System at a Pennsylvania Hospital 24 comments | 3,415 views
  49. Lean Blog Audio Podcast 24 comments | 606 views
  50. Video Interview with LEI’s Jim Womack 24 comments | 111 views


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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