Many businesses looking to reduce operational waste may see lean practices as a perfect solution. Many times, these businesses do not fully understand lean. Director Mark D Anderson of Nevada Industry Excellence explains the many fallacies of lean and further defines the practice. Fallacy #1: Implementation of Lean Practices rely only on Lean Tools Businesses… Read More


  NVIE’s new director, Mark Anderson, was recently interviewed by Nevada Today about his history and what he hopes to bring to Nevada Industry Excellence. Read the full story here “When I had the opportunity to join NVIE, I felt it was an opportunity to help Nevada companies become more competitive regionally and nationally.” Anderson’s… Read More


The Las Vegas Business Press recently published an article by NVIE’s own project manager Mary Arbutina. The article explores how lean practices such as Value Stream Mapping, typically used in manufacturing, can also be beneficial in office operations. Arbutina also provides a quick checklist for those thinking about implementing lean. Read the full article here… Read More