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FM Forward podcast: Leaning into performance

Lean for facilities management

Melissa McEwen, Lean Consulting Service Leader at Haley & Aldrich, and Phil Memmott, Senior Director of Capital Programs at Harvard Business School, join the FM Forward podcast to talk about Lean thinking. They discuss the “language of Lean,” how they became so passionate about it, and how facilities managers can utilize Lean principles for a higher performing workplace. Other topics include:

  • Why facilities management professionals should go “all-in” on Lean
  • How Lean can be adopted regardless of role or seniority level
  • How a Lean approach can bring focus and clarity to facilities management

FM Forward is a podcast about the rapidly changing landscape of Facility Management. Brought to you by IFMA Boston and hosted by Jackie Falla, each episode features experts in their field who’ll share three tips for getting it right and keeping your tenants happy, or at least happily working.

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