halloween lean
Happy Lean Halloween!
This post is inspired by a few cartoons Linda Tyler shared with us a few years back. Just for fun, we thought we’d check in with our resident expert Cindy Spangler–value engineer and modern-day renaissance woman–for some cartoon captions that scream happy lean Halloween!

Don’t “ghost” the data


ot all data is paranormal! The above distribution reminds us that sometimes we “ghost” the data by not using it for data-driven decision making.

A gentle reminder to always present your data clearly.

Are they three steps from harm? I don't think so.

lean halloween optimize candy

Optimize your trick-or-treating candy input: run it through the seven wastes.

She should follow Mike Madsen's four tips.



Cindy Spangler

Senior Value Engineer, University of Utah Health