Media

With the release of her bestselling book, Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn, Katie has been the guest on many media outlets to discuss her approach to intentional leadership, learning, and lessons from her book.

Getting Out of the Habit of Telling

Lean Transformation Summit 2018

View the slides and additional resources mentioned in the presentation in this blog post.

A3 Thinking and the Role of the Coach

HAN University (Nijmegen, Netherlands) Impact 2018 Symposium

Be specific: Coaching practices for personal improvement and problem solving

Lean Frontiers Webinar – December 2018

My Favorite Mistake Hosted by Mark Graban: Katie Anderson and Isao Yoshino – January 2021

Unlearn Podcast with Barry O’Reilly: “Intentional Leadership with Katie Anderson” – August 2020

Enterprise Excellence Podcast with Brad Jeavons: Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn with Katie Anderson – February 2021

Untapped Podcast with Natalie Sisson: Learning to Lead with Katie Anderson. – October 2020

Select Podcasts & Webinars

2020

Lean Leadership for Ops Managers with Jamie Parker: Intentional Leadership with Katie Anderson – December 2020

EBFC Show with Felipe Engineer: Learning to Lead Leading to Learn Part 1 – YouTube Show Link and Podcast Episode Show Link

EBFC Show with Felipe Engineer: Learning to Lead Leading to Learn Part 2: Podcast Episode Show Link and YouTube Show Link

The Healthcare QualityCast with Jarvis Gray – November 2020

Business Problems Solved Podcast with Lee Houghton” Learn to Lead and Lead to Learn – with Katie Anderson” – November 2020

Untapped Podcast with Natalie Sisson: Learning to Lead with Katie Anderson. – October 2020

WLEI Podcast – Lean Enterprise Institute: Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn: A Podcast with Katie Anderson and Isao Yoshino – October 2020

CI in 5 with Sam Morgan – October 2020

Wave Country Live TV Interview with Dawn Gee (Kentucky) – September 2020

Industrial Transformation Podcast with Jeremy Frank: “The Toyota Way, Lean, and American Industry with Katie Anderson” – September 2020

Unlearn Podcast with Barry O’Reilly: “Intentional Leadership with Katie Anderson” – August 2020

Calvin William’s Improver Podcast: “Katie Anderson Talks Learning to Lead and Leading to Learn” – August 2020

Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn – Webcast Interview with Katie Anderson and Isao Yoshino with Elisabeth Swan and Tracy O’Rourke – August 2020

Shock Your Potential Podcast with Michael Sherlock: “Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn” – August 2020

New England Lean Podcast with Paul Critchley: “Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn” – August 2020

Imperfect: the Heart Centered Leadership Podcast with Deb Crowe: “Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn” – July 2020

2019 and Earlier

The Importance of Hansei and Revitalization

Gemba Academy Podcast #297
Listen below or on Gemba Academy

There’s a Better Way Podcast: Episode 20

Ohio State University Fisher College of Business There’s a Better Way Podcast.

Katie Anderson talks with Aravind Chandrasekaran about what she has learned about the origins of Lean – and more!

Building an Online Community of Practice

Gemba Academy Podcast #281
Listen below or on Gemba Academy.

Katie and Karyn explain how they’ve developed their K2C2 coaching program, which seeks to build collaborative online communities of practice.

Additional information about K2C2 – Katie and Karyn’s Community of Practice –  can be found in this blog post.

Be specific: Coaching practices for personal improvement and problem solving

Lean Frontiers Webinar – December 2018

Description and listen directly on Lean Frontiers or below.

Daily intentional practice

IEX Webinar – December 2018
Watch below or directly at IEX.

How to Leverage Different Lean Experiences

Gemba Academy Podcast #242
Listen below or on Gemba Academy.

Katie talks about the AME Consortia program, her Japan Lean Study trips, and more.

Additional links, resources, and information mentioned in the podcast can be found in this blog post.

Katie Anderson on Lean Collaboration Within Healthcare and Beyond

Lean Blog Podcast with Mark Graban #326
Listen below or on the Lean Blog.

Using the Personal Improvement A3 Process

Lean Transformation Summit 2017
Watch the video below or on The Lean Post.

Katie Anderson is interviewed Lean Enterprise Institute about the coaching workshop she teaches about using A3 thinking for personal improvement and development, recorded at the 2017 Lean Transformation Summit.

How to Use A3 Thinking

Gemba Academy Podcast #173
Listen below or on Gemba Academy.

Katie and Ron discuss Japanese culture and the versatility of A3 thinking for personal improvement. Katie also shares a “State of the Union” address on lean in the west.

Find visual aids and commentary of the interview in this  blog post.

A Lean Thinker Living in Japan

Lean Blog Podcast with Mark Graban #233
Listen below or on the Lean Blog.

Read a summary of the interview with additional resources in this blog post.

Katie Anderson on Japan: Standard Work, Customers, and Healthcare

Lean Blog Podcast with Mark Graban #302
Listen below or on the Lean Blog.

Read a summary of the interview with additional resources in this blog post.

Lean Reflections on Living in Japan

Lean Blog Podcast with Mark Graban #275
Listen below or on the Lean Blog.

Read a summary of the interview with additional resources in this blog post.

Keynotes & Talks

Getting Out of the Habit of Telling

Lean Transformation Summit 2018

Watch the video below or on The Lean Post.

Katie Anderson presented a 10-minute “Lean Talk” at the Lean Transformation Summit 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.

A3 Thinking and the Role of the Coach

HAN University (Nijmegen, Netherlands) Impact 2018 Symposium

Katie Anderson presented a closing keynote lecture on the topic of “A3 Thinking and the Role of Facilitator (manager or supervisor) in Improvement Projects” to an audience of 300+ university students, lecturers, and business people attending the HAN University Impact 2018 Symposium. October 11, 2018

View an article about the event.

Articles

In addition to regularly writing leadership insights and reflection on the blog on this site, Katie Anderson also contributes to other publications and online resources. Below is a selection of popular articles.

The Lean Mag

Katie regularly contributes to the Lean Mag.

The Lean Post

Planet Lean

“Japanese Culture and Lean Culture – Not Always the Same” | November 2016

Planet Lean’s 5th most read article in 2016. See Planet Lean’s most read articles from 2016.

Other Publications

Target Magazine (Association for Manufacturing Excellence) (ame.org/target)

Helping Leaders Learn How to Develop People | Summer 2019 (Download PDF)

California Health Information Association (californiahia.org)

Plan-Do-Check-Adjust Framework: A Professional Development Habit | March 2018 (Download PDF)
The article focuses on how to use a problem solving framework such as PDCA to support the development of new and better leadership habits.

Other Articles

Yahoo Finance (finance.yahoo.com/news)

Market Insider: Business Insider (markets.businessinsider.com/news)

Market Watch (marketwatch.com/press-release)

Key Blog Posts

These are popular posts that highlight leadership principles and practices that are core to the KBJ Anderson approach.

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