KaiNexus Continuous Improvement Podcast

by KaiNexus

KaiNexus Continuous Improvement Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 201
  • Last: 6 Mar 2018
One of our KaiNexus customers suggested that we share audio from our webinar series as podcasts. We've done that! And we're also adding content from our KaiNexus blog, read as audio book-style podcasts. To view webinar recordings (audio and slides) or to see and download slides, visit http://www.kainexus.com/webinars and then click on the webinar library. To read content from our blog, visit http://blog.kainexus.com. Our webinars feature KaiNexus leaders, such as Dr. Greg Jacobson and Mark Graban, along with noted authors and our customers, talking about continuous improvement, leadership, and operational excellence. Kaizen and Lean are also featured topics. KaiNexus is a software company that is focused on helping spread continuous improvement throughout organizations.

Episodes (201)

  • Webinar: A Deep Dive into A3 Thinking
    Webinar: A Deep Dive into A3 Thinking
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    Published: 6 Mar 2018 Duration: 57:45
    A Deep Dive into A3 Thinking March 5 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET Presented by Jess Orr We will cover topics including: A3 Thinking: A Quick Refresher When to Use an A3 vs. Other Tools How to Engage Others in the Process Change Management 101 Th... Read more →
    A Deep Dive into A3 Thinking March 5 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET Presented by Jess Orr We will cover topics including: A3 Thinking: A Quick Refresher When to Use an A3 vs. Other Tools How to Engage Others in the Process Change Management 101 Th... Read more →

  • Webinar - How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Ap
    Webinar - How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Ap
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    Published: 19 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:00:39
    How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Applies to Everyone Presented by Harry Kenworthy In this webinar, you will learn: Why Lean fails too often Why organizational “knowledge” undermines Lean When and how leadership should be enga... Read more →
    How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Applies to Everyone Presented by Harry Kenworthy In this webinar, you will learn: Why Lean fails too often Why organizational “knowledge” undermines Lean When and how leadership should be enga... Read more →

  • Ask Us Anything! Episode #18
    Ask Us Anything! Episode #18
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    Published: 13 Feb 2018 Duration: 31:26
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson of KaiNexus take questions from our community Topics in this episode include: - Effective gemba visits and observation by leaders - Finding meaningful alignment in metrics from top to bottom in strategy dep... Read more →
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson of KaiNexus take questions from our community Topics in this episode include: - Effective gemba visits and observation by leaders - Finding meaningful alignment in metrics from top to bottom in strategy dep... Read more →

  • Webinar Preview: How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Sch
    Webinar Preview: How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Sch
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    Published: 12 Feb 2018 Duration: 09:23
    How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Applies to Everyone To register, visit http://www.kainexus.com/webinars Mark Graban is joined by Harry Kenworthy as they chat about his upcoming webinar on February 19.
    How a Lean Adoption Strategy for Public Schools Applies to Everyone To register, visit http://www.kainexus.com/webinars Mark Graban is joined by Harry Kenworthy as they chat about his upcoming webinar on February 19.

  • How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life (Webinar)
    How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life (Webinar)
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    Published: 9 Feb 2018 Duration: 58:57
    Presented by Jess Orr in a webinar hosted by KaiNexus on 2/8/18. In this webinar, you will learn: Why and when to use the A3 / TBP problem-solving tool Overview of the 8 components of an A3 Example of how to build an actual A3 using an ... Read more →
    Presented by Jess Orr in a webinar hosted by KaiNexus on 2/8/18. In this webinar, you will learn: Why and when to use the A3 / TBP problem-solving tool Overview of the 8 components of an A3 Example of how to build an actual A3 using an ... Read more →

  • How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life
    How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life
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    Published: 27 Jan 2018 Duration: 07:22
    Webinar Preview Register at http://www.kainexus.com/webinars How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life February 8 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET Presented by Jess Orr In this webinar, you will learn: Why and when to use the A3 / TBP ... Read more →
    Webinar Preview Register at http://www.kainexus.com/webinars How to Use A3 Thinking in Everyday Life February 8 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET Presented by Jess Orr In this webinar, you will learn: Why and when to use the A3 / TBP ... Read more →

  • Ask Us Anything #17
    Ask Us Anything #17
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    Published: 9 Jan 2018 Duration: 34:53
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson answer questions about continuous improvement, standardized work, and leadership. And, they talk about their upcoming trip to the Toyota plant in San Antonio.
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson answer questions about continuous improvement, standardized work, and leadership. And, they talk about their upcoming trip to the Toyota plant in San Antonio.

  • Webinar: The 4 Components of an Employee-Led Lean Initiative
    Webinar: The 4 Components of an Employee-Led Lean Initiative
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    Published: 7 Dec 2017 Duration: 59:28
    A KaiNexus webinar hosted by Mark Graban. Presented by Simon Murray and Benny Ausmus of Big Change Agency In this KaiNexus webinar, you will learn four elements of Lean transformation, including how to: Create the environment / c... Read more →
    A KaiNexus webinar hosted by Mark Graban. Presented by Simon Murray and Benny Ausmus of Big Change Agency In this KaiNexus webinar, you will learn four elements of Lean transformation, including how to: Create the environment / c... Read more →

  • Webinar Preview: 4 Components of an Employee-Led Lean Initiative
    Webinar Preview: 4 Components of an Employee-Led Lean Initiative
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    Published: 5 Dec 2017 Duration: 12:32
    This episode is a webinar preview, hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. To register, visit www.KaiNexus.com/webinars Presented by Simon Murray and Benny Ausmus of Big Change Agency - December 7, 3 pm EST. In this webinar, you will le... Read more →
    This episode is a webinar preview, hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. To register, visit www.KaiNexus.com/webinars Presented by Simon Murray and Benny Ausmus of Big Change Agency - December 7, 3 pm EST. In this webinar, you will le... Read more →

  • Webinar: When Leaders Collaborate
    Webinar: When Leaders Collaborate
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    Published: 29 Nov 2017 Duration: 57:24
    When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments that Lead to Lean Transformation Presented by... John Toussaint, MD and Paul Pejsa of Catalysis In this webinar you will: Discover the three primary benefits of collaborating wit... Read more →
    When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments that Lead to Lean Transformation Presented by... John Toussaint, MD and Paul Pejsa of Catalysis In this webinar you will: Discover the three primary benefits of collaborating wit... Read more →

  • When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments...
    When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments...
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    Published: 20 Nov 2017 Duration: 09:24
    When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments that Lead to Lean Transformation A webinar preview hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. We're joined today by the presenters of a webinar we're hosting on November 29. Register at www.k... Read more →
    When Leaders Collaborate: Finding the A-Ha Moments that Lead to Lean Transformation A webinar preview hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. We're joined today by the presenters of a webinar we're hosting on November 29. Register at www.k... Read more →

  • Webinar: Cascading Strategy Through Hoshin Kanri
    Webinar: Cascading Strategy Through Hoshin Kanri
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    Published: 14 Nov 2017 Duration: 59:51
    Presented by Craig Vercruysse and Joanna Omi of Rona Consulting Group, which is now part of Moss Adams. Hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. In this webinar you will: - Learn about the purpose and building blocks of hoshin kanri - Und... Read more →
    Presented by Craig Vercruysse and Joanna Omi of Rona Consulting Group, which is now part of Moss Adams. Hosted by Mark Graban of KaiNexus. In this webinar you will: - Learn about the purpose and building blocks of hoshin kanri - Und... Read more →

  • Cascading Strategy Through Hoshin Kanri
    Cascading Strategy Through Hoshin Kanri
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    Published: 6 Nov 2017 Duration: 08:02
    Webinar preview with Craig Vercruysse of Rona Consulting Group, the Lean practice of Moss Adams. Mark Graban, of KaiNexus, interviews Craig, who will be joined by Joanna Omi, to present a webinar on November 14, 2017. To register, vis... Read more →
    Webinar preview with Craig Vercruysse of Rona Consulting Group, the Lean practice of Moss Adams. Mark Graban, of KaiNexus, interviews Craig, who will be joined by Joanna Omi, to present a webinar on November 14, 2017. To register, vis... Read more →

  • The Why, How and What of Continuous Improvement
    The Why, How and What of Continuous Improvement
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    Published: 26 Oct 2017 Duration: 57:50
    In this webinar you will learn: Four aspects of great lean leadership Four common themes of great lean processes Five problems that CI technology solves Five focus areas to build a world class lean organization Presenter: Jeff ... Read more →
    In this webinar you will learn: Four aspects of great lean leadership Four common themes of great lean processes Five problems that CI technology solves Five focus areas to build a world class lean organization Presenter: Jeff ... Read more →

  • The Cause and Cost of Prescription Drug Price Gouging
    The Cause and Cost of Prescription Drug Price Gouging
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    Published: 23 Oct 2017 Duration: 28:44
    What causes prescription drug prices to increase from $4 to $400 overnight? How does our system perpetuate practices that fail to provide quality care for the patients?
    What causes prescription drug prices to increase from $4 to $400 overnight? How does our system perpetuate practices that fail to provide quality care for the patients?

  • Ask Us Anything Episode 16
    Ask Us Anything Episode 16
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 31:46
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson answer questions from our KaiNexus Community: - What's your favorite college football team? - How to integrate the culture in a change resistant environment? - How do you deal with culture change? Lean... Read more →
    Mark Graban and Dr. Greg Jacobson answer questions from our KaiNexus Community: - What's your favorite college football team? - How to integrate the culture in a change resistant environment? - How do you deal with culture change? Lean... Read more →

  • Webinar: Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and In
    Webinar: Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and In
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    Published: 21 Sep 2017 Duration: 58:51
    Webinar: Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and Industries A KaiNexus webinar hosted by Mark Graban and presented by: Teresa Hay McMahon Executive Director Iowa Lean Consortium Stephanie Hill Corporate C.I. Manager ... Read more →
    Webinar: Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and Industries A KaiNexus webinar hosted by Mark Graban and presented by: Teresa Hay McMahon Executive Director Iowa Lean Consortium Stephanie Hill Corporate C.I. Manager ... Read more →

  • Webinar Preview - Collaboration Across Industries
    Webinar Preview - Collaboration Across Industries
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    Published: 21 Sep 2017 Duration: 07:48
    In this podcast, Mark Graban interviews Teresa Hay McMahon, the executive director of the Iowa Lean Consortium, as she previews her upcoming webinar: "Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and Across Industries" This is being h... Read more →
    In this podcast, Mark Graban interviews Teresa Hay McMahon, the executive director of the Iowa Lean Consortium, as she previews her upcoming webinar: "Effective Collaboration Across Organizations and Across Industries" This is being h... Read more →

  • Obeya in Action
    Obeya in Action
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    Published: 15 Sep 2017 Duration: 32:52
    In this "customer spotlight," Mark Graban of KaiNexus interviews Vice President Corporate Operations at Carolinas Healthcare System.
    In this "customer spotlight," Mark Graban of KaiNexus interviews Vice President Corporate Operations at Carolinas Healthcare System.

  • Ask Us Anything Episode 16
    Ask Us Anything Episode 16
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    Published: 12 Sep 2017 Duration: 33:20
    Mark Graban & Dr. Greg Jacobson from KaiNexus discuss questions from our audience on topics including Lean and the patient experience, shifting from projects to small staff-driven improvements, using huddles for distributed teams, and other... Read more →
    Mark Graban & Dr. Greg Jacobson from KaiNexus discuss questions from our audience on topics including Lean and the patient experience, shifting from projects to small staff-driven improvements, using huddles for distributed teams, and other... Read more →