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You Still "Gotta Ask"

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IndustryWeek : Where Is Your Company's Next Big Idea Coming From?

Chuck Yorke was co-author, along with our friend Norman Bodek, of the book All You Gotta Do Is Ask.

In an Industry Week column, Chuck continues to make the case for companies to encourage employees suggestions. Harnessing that power, instead of relying on managers or experts to come up with all of the answers, is a powerful force, as Chuck explains.

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Mark Graban is an internationally-recognized consultant, author, and speaker who has worked in healthcare, manufacturing, and startups. 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 book is an anthology 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.

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  1. […] there a mechanism for employee suggestions (no, not a “suggestion system”)? See Chuck Yorke’s column on harnessing employee ideas  for more on this […]

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