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Performance Tour of the City of SeaTac

On September 24, fifteen members of the King County Performance Management Community of Practice took a learning tour of the City of SeaTac departmental performance boards. 509 more words

Lean In The Rest Of The World

"They're not interested in working with us."

“They’re not interested in working with us.” That’s what Kathy Loland used to think about  King County’s central Finance and Business Operations Division’s (FBOD) interest in improving the procurement process. 686 more words

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Five Lean Insights from Japan

Over at The Lean Post, Katie Anderson shares five insights about Lean that she’s had during a year of living in Japan.

Here’s a snippet of the five (do check out… 155 more words

Lean In The Rest Of The World

A Party Game for Visual Management Lovers

We know King County employees can create some cool visual management systems to improve hiring processes and vehicle maintenance outcomes.

Can King County employees create a visual management system to reduce national energy consumption? 620 more words

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Good Stuff on Mark Graban's Twitter feed

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Some organizations are stuck in old mindset that only managers, executives, consultants, or the P.I. team can drive improvement (1/2)

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Putting The Pieces Together

Summer’s here, and that means a family vacation to the beach, the boardwalk and the Hamilton’s favorite Pizza place.   We all agree that Manco’s pizza is the best anywhere, but we differ on the reason why. 612 more words

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Executive Constantine Commends Employee Problem Solving

King County Metro Transit provides 400,000 trips each day to destinations around the county, so making sure that Metro’s fleet of more than 200 buses and trolleys are out on the roads every day serving customers is imperative. 304 more words

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