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

LeanBlog Video Podcast #4 – Matt May, "In Pursuit of Elegance"

This podcast is an interview with Matt May, author of the Shingo Prize winning book The Elegant Solution: Toyota's Formula for Mastering Innovation.

Available May 19 is his new book In Pursuit of Elegance: Why the Best Ideas Have Something Missing.

Matt's website is www.inpursuitofelegance.com. Come back for a 2nd conversation with Matt next week. I will have a review of his book on Tuesday – it's outstanding.

There is also an audio podcast version of this discussion available as episode #67 at www.leanpodcast.org. This video is in two parts due to length, see both videos below.

For audio podcast episodes, please visit www.leanpodcast.org. For video podcasts, visit www.leanvideopodcast.org.

You can also go to YouTube to watch (the full series can be found there.)

Part 1 (YouTube Link):


Part 2 (YouTube Link):


If you have feedback on the podcast, or any questions for me or my guests, you can email me at leanpodcast@gmail.com or you can call and leave a voicemail by calling the “Lean Line” at (817) 776-LEAN (817-776-5326) or contact me via Skype id “mgraban”. Please give your location and your first name. Any comments (email or voicemail) might be used in follow ups to the podcast.

For audio podcast episodes, please visit www.leanpodcast.org. For video podcasts, visit www.leanvideopodcast.org or visit my YouTube Channel. You can also subscribe to either podcast series through Apple iTunes – Audio orVideo.

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

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Your email address will not be published.