Christina Kach

Christina Kach is a Senior Business Analyst on the Continuous Improvement team for a financial services company in Boston, Ma. Christina held her first Lean position as in intern in 2006. Since then she has continued to seek out varied roles of increasing responsibility and actively pursues further Lean education. She recently held the role of Continuous Improvement Lead for a Government Defense Company based in Massachusetts, focusing on Lean implementation and process improvement in a manufacturing environment.

The Business, the Science, and the Continuous Improvement of “Bar Rescue”

For the Lean minded individual, Spike’s “Bar Rescue” is so much more than just a television show. It is basically a weekly, or binge-watched, case study on process improvement in bars across the country. “Bar Rescue” is another example of how any industry can benefit from continuous improvement.

Continuous Improvement of Learning: North East Shingo Conference 2014

Mark's note: Christina Kach is our guest blogger today, with a post about the recent North East Shingo Conference, where she was an attendee. See...

Guest Post: The Best #Lean Offense Isn’t Defense

Mark's note: Christina Kach is our guest blogger today, with a post written on a flight back from visiting what's considered to be one...

Belated Book Review: The Machine That Changed The World

Mark's note: Christina Kach is back with a new post, this time a review of what should probably be considered a "Lean classic." Come...

Lean For Thought

Mark's Note: I'm just getting back from vacation, so we're wrapping up the guest posts. Today's post is by Christina Kach and you can...

Key Takeaways from the 2013 Northeast Shingo Prize Conference

Mark's Note: Today's post is by a regular guest contributor, Christina Kach. I was disappointed that I couldn't attend this year's event in Massachusetts,...

Guest Post: Chopped – Lean Edition

"And the mystery basket ingredients are..." That single phrase, expressed weekly on "Chopped" from Food Network, gets millions of viewers in America to stop...

Guest Post: What I’ve Learned from Lean

Again, I'm going to be pretty much away from the blog through October 11. Today's "blog holiday" guest post is by Christina Kach. Check...

Guest Post: Book Review – “Adventures in Leanland”

Mark's note: While I am busy in "moving land" this week, Christina Kach was kind enough to write a review of a book that...

Guest Post: Lean is Patient

Mark's Note: Today is another excellent post by Christina Kach. She touches on many of the misunderstandings of miscommunications about Lean in this post...

Guest Post – #LeanProblems

Mark's Note: Here is the second guest post from Christina Kach. Read her first contribution here. Today's post builds on last week's "Chuck Norris"...

Guest Post: Some Tips & Advice for Young Change Agents

Mark's Note: Today's guest post is by Christina Kach, who I met via Twitter and email. I'm hoping this will be the first in...