Archive | May, 2012

Lean Quote: Ability, Motivation, Attitude

On Fridays I will post a Lean related Quote. Throughout our lifetimes many people touch our lives and leave us with words of wisdom. These can both be a source of new learning and also a point to pause and reflect upon lessons we have learned. Within Lean active learning is an important aspect on […]

Continue Reading

Lean Quote: Opportunity is Dressed as Hard Work

On Fridays I will post a Lean related Quote. Throughout our lifetimes many people touch our lives and leave us with words of wisdom. These can both be a source of new learning and also a point to pause and reflect upon lessons we have learned. Within Lean active learning is an important aspect on […]

Continue Reading

Top 10 Reasons Why I Love Supporting FIRST

Here are my top reasons for supporting FIRST® — my company has been an official program sponsor since 2007, and I recently attended the 2012 championship in St. Louis, MO with part of the BWC team. 1. Kids learn how to work productively in groups 2. Creating a functional robot from a bunch of parts […]

Continue Reading

Why Your Career Path Is Like a Golf Ball

I want you to think for a moment about how a golf ball flies. It may have a path of hundreds of yards in the air, but there is only one point where you actually have any impact on the ball. It is in the first few inches of motion. After that, there is little […]

Continue Reading