Lean Accounting

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I received multiple emails from my finance manager on the upcoming end of the year time reporting for salary folks. I found it quite humerous thinking how wasteful the requirements were that it detailed. It stated we needed to turn in our time for the end of the year by 12/16 in order to satisfy corporate HQ requirements. I must enter my actual time up to the 16th and then put in what I think Continue reading

CFO Magazine – Lean Health Care

Keen to Be Lean | CFO Magazine | Josh Hyatt, Contributing Editor

[tweetmeme source="leanisgood" service="ow.ly"]Most articles on lean in the mainstream press don’t portray lean fairly or adequately.  Many times it is innocent ignorance on the part of the journalist.  The lean paradigm is a broad, complex, yet subtle to the uninitiated.  Most journalists are too ignorant of the paradigm to adequately convey it to a broad audience.  Some just do lazy work and miss-portray lean as cost cutting method that relies on squeezing more out of fewer people.  The article linked above isn’t one of those.  Hyatt does a decent job bringing lean news to his audience. Continue reading