Lean Portland

Lean Portland

By Lean Portland
Lean Portland is a volunteer group based in Portland, Oregon that offers Lean and Six Sigma consulting to nonprofit organizations. We also host learning events, free workshops, interviews, happy hours and volunteer opportunities and mentoring for other practitioners.
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Ep 4: Presentation at Oregon DHS Lean Academy Conference
This is a presentation on Lean Culture given by Maria Grzanka and Ernest Mayer from our Lean Portland team. We were asked to present at the State of Oregon Department of Human Services Annual Lean Academy Conference, held on August 14, 2018. It was setup by the Office of Continuous Improvement. The presentation is based on material from the Edgar Schein Onion Model and our personal experiences. If you'd like to see the slides and the speakers, click the video link below, or go to LeanPortland.com Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej8p1TGVpPQ
1:01:37
September 17, 2018
Ep 3: Presentation at AOR Spring Reuse Forum with Nonprofits
This is the presentation we gave at the Association of Oregon Recyclers (AOR) Spring Reuse Forum in March 2018, explaining how we helped apply lean concepts to the reuse nonprofit industry, with Free Geek and The Rebuilding Center. You can watch the full video presentation at https://leanportland.com/stories/free-geek-rbc-at-association-of-oregon-recyclers/ Presenters: * Matt Horvat, Founder of Lean Portland * Brion Hurley, LSS consultant at Business Performance Improvement * John Ashcraft, Recycling Manager at Free Geek * Mike Alfoni, Project Manager at The Rebuilding Center
48:35
August 21, 2018
Ep 2: An Evening with Norman Bodek at Grovemade
On December 6th 2017, Lean Portland interviewed Norman Bodek about his thoughts on Lean almost 40 years after he first founded Productivity Press in 1979. Hosted by Lean Portland and Portland Made at the Grovemade HQ. Introduced by Lean Portland founder Matt Horvat and moderated by Lean Consultant Kjell Van Zoen. EVENT SPONSORS Grovemade Portland Made Keaton Averman & Sven Shoultz of Rose City Digital Marketing PhotosbyKim IISE Portland Chapter Organizers Northwest West Coast Event Productions Business Performance Improvement vanZoen Consulting
1:45:21
July 26, 2018
Ep 1: Intro and Using Lean Japanese Terminology
Thanks for checking out our very first episode of the Lean Portland podcast. We explain what our intent is for our podcast, and answer the question "do you use the original Japanese lean terms in your work?"
10:59
July 26, 2018
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