The Right Start for Your Lean Construction Journey

I got to start off the new year doing one of my favorite things – helping a new client get their lean construction journey started with a bang! I worked with Susan Reinhardt last week to provide our two-day “Intro to Lean and Last Planner® System” bootcamp for the leading regional builder in central Illinois. […]

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Courageous Leadership Experience at the 2020 Lean Summit

April 8 in Carlsbad, California, the Courageous Leadership Experience will be among the workshops offered, with a discount available to people participating in the Lean Summit earlier that week. Joanna McGuffey and I will lead this interactive workshop designed for those who desire to be challenged personally and professionally in order to sustain a lean […]

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Lean Summit Presentation by the OHSU Hospital Expansion Team

Naomi Mathaba from the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and Jessica Radecki from NBBJ Design will be presenting a learning session at the 2020 Lean Summit on Designing and Building a Lean Culture.  Naomi and Jessica will be discussing what they have learned from their experience of creating an “instant” organization that works as […]

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Why Integrating Lean Coaching with Owner’s Project Representation is Long Overdue

The Role of a Lean Coach Lean construction coaching began as a relatively narrow skillset, focused on the development of stable, productive workflow leveraging the practices developed into the Last Planner® System. Developing Last Planner skills was an effective starting point for project teams, as the benefits of shared planning and responsibility for rapidly adjusting […]

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