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Avoiding the 'Library of Babel' - The Importance of Proper Waste Identification

To counter the last, somewhat heavy text that started with reality and went into hypothetical, this time we’ll apply an old hypothetical to discuss why waste must be properly identified to improve performance. 430 more words

Lean Thinking

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Meeting you where you are…
Walking with you through the trenches… 
And helping you to find that light at the end of the tunnel… 164 more words

Hurta Solutions

Coming Soon To Your Local Fast Food Restaurant

There has been much discussion lately for a push to increase the minimum wage to as much as $15 per hour. This is above wheat many people currently earn and would seem like a great idea if you were making less than $15 an hour. 431 more words


Digital vs. Analogue

Your correspondent wears a wrist watch, which is less common than I thought because, apparently, many people prefer to tell time from their phones (which never leave their hands). 1,387 more words

Creative, Unusual, Amusing

Julio Cortázar and software development methods

Nadie habrá dejado de observar que con frecuencia marcos del proceso se aplican mecánicamente.

Maybe Julio Cortázar, whose 100th birthday we celebrate this year, would have begun a set of instructions for implementing a process framework with similar words. 574 more words

Creative Writing & Process Mapping

Today I placed an order for various supplies for my new job: mechanical pencils (we don’t use pens when recording observations), lead, sticky notes, sharpies, and some 0.38 pens for any non-observation writing. 1,074 more words


Quick Post: My Cat Made A Flow Cell (And I'm Jealous)

Today’s the last day of Lean Bootcamp, with a slightly earlier in report time. Being habitual, I simply set up my alarm an hour earlier, but quickly realized it was unnecessary as I’d been getting in at an early time to study and review anyway. 500 more words