Employee Engagement Systems to Drive Improvement – Build Reuse Conference

Brion Hurley gave a presentation on how to improve employee engagement through structured management systems from Lean. The talk was given at the Deconstruction and Reuse Conference (hosted by Build Reuse) in Pittsburgh, PA. He shared experiences working with reuse nonprofit organizations like ReStore and The Rebuilding Center. He gave recommendations to organizations on how […]

City of Pittsburgh Presents Results of Lean Six Sigma Projects

Four projects across 3 departments within the City of Pittsburgh kicked off process improvement projects, and were presented in this video: City Parks – Improve software usage of center programming Public Works – Reducing city garbage collection labor hours/can/month by 33% to redeploy resources Innovation and Performance – Reduce help desk ticket completion times, and […]

5S Yields Unexpected Benefits at Global Links

The staff at Global Links took an honest look at the medical device storage room after they’d completed their first learning sessions about Lean. They thought that the Lean technique of 5S could help them sort things out and make things run more efficiently. Since that first 5S, Global Links found another warehouse space that fit their […]