GA 259 | Using Lean to Facilitate Social Change with Jason Schulist

This week’s guest is Jason Schulist. Jason is President of GLCI, an organization that connects communities so they can better address social issues like homelessness. Jason shared how continuous improvement factors into this important line of work. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The quote that inspires Jason (1:41)
  • Jason’s background, specifically in social change (2:51)
  • About value streams of humanity (4:18)
  • His work addressing homelessness (6:07)
  • An experiment they’re running (9:26)
  • About Skillsfest (13:56)
  • What’s next for Jason and his team (17:46)
  • Jason’s advice for getting involved (19:38)

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