Social Housing and Process Improvement: Is it Time for the UK to Go Lean?

Although I live in the USA, I am keenly aware of what is taking place in other countries.  When I lived in Germany I spent several weeks in the UK looking at the social housing systems, programs and challenges.  Of special interest to me were the welfare reforms affecting social housing associations.  That included the bedroom tax,… Read More Social Housing and Process Improvement: Is it Time for the UK to Go Lean?

Public Housing and Process Improvement: Can Lean Help You Create Capacity and Weather The Looming National Budget Crisis?

By Josh Crites and Job Pangilinan Since the last time we wrote an article, a lot of information regarding the HUD budget has come out.  The President’s budget is calling for a six billion dollar cut.   We knew tough times were coming but this sheds a little more light on what the deal is.  Although… Read More Public Housing and Process Improvement: Can Lean Help You Create Capacity and Weather The Looming National Budget Crisis?