Great Free “Lean” Tools

  Readers of this blog know that we are strong advocates of “lean management,” which focuses on gradual, continuous improvement. Over at goleansixsigma.com, they have a set of more than 30 free tools that readers can download and use to begin implementing...

Risk Tips 0007: On Risk and Uncertainty

“We learn from repetition — at the expense of events that have not happened before. Events that are nonrepeatable are ignored before their occurrence, and overestimated after (for a while).”  Nicholas Taleb, The Black Swan at 78 (2007). Risk management is never...