From idea to initiative: launching UCSF’s campus-wide volunteer program

From idea to initiative: launching UCSF’s campus-wide volunteer program

By: Meredith Hargreaves on February 27, 2018
Starting a campus-wide initiative is overwhelming, but by gathering stakeholders and taking a customer-centric approach, the UCSF CLS team has taken an idea for a program and turned it into something that will enhance the campus community and bolster UCSF’s mission.
Six sure-fire trends for higher ed facilities in 2018

Six sure-fire trends for higher ed facilities in 2018

By: Lizetta Fennessy on January 24, 2018
In 2017, higher education continued to address long-standing financial and management issues. Here were the major trends from 2017 and what they mean for 2018.
How three campus facilities departments are using Lean to do more with less

How three campus facilities departments are using Lean to do more with less

By: Meredith Hargreaves on August 30, 2017
Meredith moderated a panel with three facilities professionals from higher education institutions and discussed how they each used Lean to generate results.
Sick of “catching up” and “keeping up” with your campus facilities? Turn your challenges into bright spots.

Sick of “catching up” and “keeping up” with your campus facilities? Turn your challenges into bright spots.

By: Lizetta Fennessy on January 31, 2017
Sightlines’ recent report indicates college campuses struggle with renovations and new construction. Learn how Lean can help facilities “do more with less.”
Four key steps to cut complexity and costs on capital projects

Four key steps to cut complexity and costs on capital projects

By: Stephen MacIntyre on April 21, 2016
You may know the cost of your new building, but how well is each dollar being spent? Learn four key steps to cut costs and complexity on capital projects.
Seven questions about Lean from leaders in higher education

Seven questions about Lean from leaders in higher education

By: Melissa McEwen on February 25, 2016
In our work with college and university leaders who are seeking new ways to drive change and innovation, we hear many recurring questions about Lean.


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