Lean Team Named Runner-Up for Global Public Service Team of the Year
San Francisco, CA — After being shortlisted as one of five international contenders, the Controller’s City Performance Lean Program has been named runner-up for Apolitical’s 2019 Global Public Service Team Award in the Doing More with Less category! Thousands voted internationally and selected teams for recognition of their outstanding work.
The City Performance Lean Program trains public servants to identify simple, low- or no-cost solutions that improve the daily lives of staff and citizens by using lean methodology. The team also coaches executives and managers to treat their staff as problem-solvers and create a culture of continuous improvement by bringing front-line staff face-to-face with strategic performance measures in daily huddles and then soliciting their feedback about what can be done better.
The Controller’s Office wishes to congratulate the winners and nominees in all categories and thanks Apolitical for their recognition of “the huge breadth of work public servants do across governments, from tackling climate change to promoting equality to doing the behind the scenes work that keeps governments running.”
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