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Article recently written by Jacob Stoller and published in the Auto Service World magazine describing how a small auto service company adapted and applied Lean successfully to their business. Results were dramatic and immediate — tripling their business, servicing their clients better and faster, while improving their bottom line. Read abut the journey of a couple companies that have seen their businesses grow, and prosper, by changing their thinking, and learning how to ‘see’ waste, and more importantly how to remove it effectively. Read more »
Congratulations to Steve Bernard and his Team! The success they have had
utilizing Lean is recognized by their peers in the business. Read more »
We are very proud to announce that one of our clients, Auto Service Kingston, has been awarded Business of the Year by the local Chamber of Commerce. Read more »
Lean provides business owners with an effective methodology and a critical level of thinking to ensure their clients/customers are receiving the best service, at the highest quality and least cost. When Lean is adapted and applied properly, the business will be able to maximize the value to their customers while increasing the potential to survive and thrive. Read more »
Small Business Owners Share their LEAN journeys, with an introduction by Larry Coté, CEO Lean Advisors Inc.
Small business owners share their Lean experiences with Queen’s University engineering grad students. Watch these videos to hear why these entrepreneurs decided to adapt and apply Lean in their unique environments. In addition, you will gain insight into the successes and challenges each of them faced, which you will be able to relate to your own business.
- Introduction by Larry Coté, CEO, Lean Advisors Inc: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVB8GxNFNiU&feature=youtu.be
- Max Sadlowski, BentoSMB Inc. – Web Design: https://youtu.be/ju_tiJKXSdU
- Bill Hughes, WEEHOOEY Inc. – Computer Services: https://youtu.be/GaJY5__w6As
- Steve Bernard, Auto Service Kingston Inc. – Car Maintenance and Repair: https://youtu.be/Ezzdbbgkpq8
Lean Advisors has pioneered Lean into new sectors such as healthcare, government, educational institutes, and numerous service sector companies. This past year we made the decision that we were going to utilize our knowledge and expertise to assist small businesses in adapting the concepts of Lean. Read more »
One of the greatest health care challenges facing our country is ensuring that older Americans with serious chronic illness and other maladies of aging can remain as independent as possible. Additionally, the financial health of federal and state governments also hangs in the balance because of the implications for Medicare and Medicaid costs. Home health for seniors and people with disabilities can help rein in costs, give people better health outcomes and the kind of care they want. Baystate Visiting Nurse Association leadership decided to meet those challenges by using Lean. Read more »
Studying the sales processes of over 100 companies it is easy to see that more than 85% of the average sales process is pure waste… Continue reading