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LEAN Frog – Outsourced Continuous Improvement or How We Do It

LEAN Frog – Outsourced Continuous Improvement or How We Do It

  LEAN Frog has saved school systems in the southeastern United States over $80 million dollars over the last six years.  I am often asked by superintendents and school board members how we do it and what exactly we do.  These are good questions.  Honestly, what we do is very unique, not only in the Southeast,… Read more »

AcceleratED formed to offer K-12 School Systems a Competitive, More Efficient IT Staffing Model

AcceleratED formed to offer K-12 School Systems a Competitive, More Efficient IT Staffing Model

  Huntsville, AL – Universal Solutions Initiative (USi), an expert technology and engineering solutions provider and LEAN Frog, a leading continuous improvement solutions provider for public schools, have joined forces to strengthen the IT services offered K12 public education customers. “Working with school systems throughout the Southeast, we’ve often seen a gap between IT services… Read more »

Enter to Win Our 2nd Annual Alabama’s Best Contest

Enter to Win Our 2nd Annual Alabama’s Best Contest

              Our 2nd Annual Alabama’s Best Contest is underway! The contest – sponsored by LEAN Frog in association with the Alabama Association of School Boards (AASB) – recognizes best practices and innovations in K-12 public schools that impact student achievement and promote effective and efficient use of public resources…. Read more »

LEAN Frog is Looking for a Few Good Men or Women

LEAN Frog is Looking for a Few Good Men or Women

    Are you beginning your career in Lean Six Sigma?  Would you like to do something different from traditional work in manufacturing, finance, or healthcare?  How does making a difference in the lives of students in public schools across the southeast sound to you? LEAN Frog is looking to add additional staff to assist… Read more »

10 Lean Six Sigma Sayings, Proverbs, or Just General Good Points

10 Lean Six Sigma Sayings, Proverbs, or Just General Good Points

You may not hear these phrases every day in your school system’s central office or schools, but if you did and your staff thought like this…. What difference would they be making in the lives of your students, parents and communities?  I am not sure who first authored the below phrases, but these phrases are… Read more »

LEAN Frog is Selected Best Places to Work Huntsville/Madison County

LEAN Frog is Selected Best Places to Work Huntsville/Madison County

Huntsville, AL –  The team of happy, high-performing employees at LEAN Frog Business Solutions, Inc. was honored with the designation of Best Places to Work on Tuesday, May, 5, 2015, at a celebratory luncheon hosted by the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce.  For LEAN Frog, this award capped an amazing two years that has included receiving… Read more »

Lean Six Sigma in Public Education – 5 Best Practices for Implementation

Lean Six Sigma in Public Education – 5 Best Practices for Implementation

1.  You Have Customers; They Come First School systems are complex organizations that meet the needs of various stakeholders, both internal and external.  These stakeholders are the customers of your school system.   The school system’s focus must flow through all of these customer pathways to the final and most important customer – the students.   The… Read more »

LEAN Frog Named U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winner

LEAN Frog Named U.S. Chamber Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winner

  The U.S. Chamber of Commerce named LEAN Frog of Huntsville, Alabama as a winner in its annual Blue Ribbon Small Business Awards®, a program that recognizes companies for their success and innovation and for their contributions to economic growth and free enterprise. LEAN Frog was selected from a record number of applicants from communities across… Read more »

Reflecting on 2014 Opportunities and Looking Ahead to 2015

Reflecting on 2014 Opportunities and Looking Ahead to 2015

As 2014 comes to a close, we take this time to reflect on the many wonderful opportunities the year provided.  Through collaborations with our esteemed partners and with the hard work of our amazing team members, LEAN Frog has been privileged to serve and support students, educators, and communities.  I’d like to take a moment… Read more »