Mark Graban is available for interviews — Contact Mark.

Most Recent Appearances:

The Friendly Podcast Guide: My Favorite Mistake, A Better Way to Look at Mistakes

Podcast website

Clicks and Bricks with Ken Cox: The difference between Efficiency and Effectiveness with Mark Graban

The Binge Factor: Curating Podcasting Viewpoints To Make Your Show More Effective

Episode page

Streamlining HR for Optimal Performance: A Lean Improvement Journey

Listen on Spotify

Beyond Clean Podcast: Safety in Numbers, Leveraging Data and Collaboration in Sterile Processing

The Counsel Cast Podcast with Karin Conroy

The Success Patterns Show with Brigitta Hoeferle

Episode page with transcript and more

GEMS with Genesis Amaris Kemp

Yoke and Abundance Wise Women Podcast

Website episode link

Manufacturers Alliance Podcast Episode Ep. #59

Website episode link

A Quality Podcast — My Biggest Mistake with Mark Graban

Better Work: Making Sense of KPIs and Metrics with Mark Graban

Show Notes Page | Related Article

CFO Bookshelf – Measures of Success with Mark Graban

Episode page via Mark Gandy

Power Your Profits Podcast — Understanding The Measure Of Success: React Less, Lead Better, Improve More With Mark Graban (2/22)

Episode page, via Susie Carder

Get More Done — Continuous Improvement: How to Have a More Productive Workforce with Mark Graban (1/22)

Episode page

Intelligence For Your Life The Podcast (12/21)

The Lean Effect with Mark De Jong (12/21)

Episode page

Author to Authority with Kim Thompson-Pinder (11/21)

Managing Remote Teams Podcast, Poland (11/21)

Why Process Behavior Charts help manage with metrics with Mark Graban

Ken Broo (Bill Cunningham Show) WLW Radio, Cincinnati (10/21)

An interview about “quitter's remorse” and mistakes (My Favorite Mistake)

The Laura Coates Show – SiriusXM (10/21)

An interview about “quitter's remorse” and mistakes (My Favorite Mistake) – Read Transcript

The Marc Cox Morning Show 97.1 FM Talk, St. Louis (10/21)

WILS Radio, Lansing, Michigan (10/21)

On starting a business and learning from mistakes

Alabama's Morning News with JT, Birmingham (10/21)

On starting a business and learning from mistakes

Station podcast link

KXL Radio, Portland, OR (10/21)

Longer 15-minute interview with Brett Reckamp on starting a business and learning from mistakes

WGN Radio – “‘My Favorite Mistake’ host Mark Graban on how the pandemic prompted new business” (10/21)

WGN Radio Link

KOGO Radio – Ted and LaDona (10/21)

Learning from mistakes

Alternate link

KDKA Radio – Rick Dayton (9/21)

Learning from mistakes

The Rick Dayton Show

The Lean Effect Podcast (8/21)

Episode web page link

The Purpose Tune Podcast (8/21)

The Civil Engineering Academy Podcast (6/21)

Episode web page link

ValueVerse Podcast (5/21)

Get Unstuck & On Target (5/21)

Episode Page

Business Problems Solved (5/21)

The Workplace Therapist (4/21)


Episode page

Connecting the Dots (3/21)

Episode page via Overcast.

The 30 Minute Hour (2/21)

Episode page via

Leadership Reimagined Podcast (1/21)

Episode page via

Unlocking Your Creativity Podcast (1/21)

Episode page via ListenNotes

Dream Chasers Radio (12/20)

Episode web page via host Yaya Diamond

Values and Leadership Podcast (11/20)

Apple Podcasts episode page

The Edges of Lean (11/20)

Audio podcast episode Podbean page

People, Purpose, and Profit Podcast (10/20)

Audio podcast version

The Lean Solutions Podcast – Interview (9/20)

Audio podcast version

The Digital Workplace – Interview (9/20)

Interviewed along with Dr. Greg Jacobson of KaiNexus

Getting Simply the Best Results – Interview (8/20)

Listen also on Apple Podcasts

Process Breakdown Process – Interview (6/20)

Episode Page

This Morning, America's First News (With Gordon Deal) – Interview (9/19)

Other Appearances

  • KOGO Morning News (August 2019) – Listen Online | Read Transcript

Just-In-Time Cafe Podcast (2019)

Direct MP3 link

Quality Digest Live – Video Interview (9/18)

How To Turn Data And Metrics Into The Right Kind Of Action“ – Video Interview (11/18)

Your Money Now: The Small Business Report (With Gordon Deal) – Interview (12/18)

Leanpub Podcast (8/18)

Talking about working in healthcare and Measures of Success

Leanpub Podcast (9/17)

Talking about being a self-published author (episode page with transcript):


  • KLAS TV (Las Vegas) – Interviewed in a story on emergency department improvements (4/12) – Segment 1 | Segment 2

Broadcast Radio:

Mark has appeared as an expert healthcare guest on Fox News Radio stations, KOMO Seattle, KFWB Los Angeles, and many other radio outlets across the U.S.

  • The Lean Nation Radio Show, Featured Guest – (2/10)
  • CJWF Radio (Windsor, Ontario) – Quoted in Radio Story (9/10)
  • Paul Akers' American Innovator – Interview – iTunes Podcast  (1/22/11)
  • Colorado Today (Denver) – Interviewed for radio public affairs program (5/12) – Link
  • KFWB 980 AM News/Talk Los Angeles, Interviewed and quoted in news story (5/12) – Audio
  • WSIE 88.7 FM NPR Southern Illinois, Interviewed about emergency department improvements – Part 1 MP3 | Part 2 MP3
  • “Minding Your Business” with Robbin Block, interview with Mark Graban (June 20, 2012) – Listen
  • 103.7 FM “The Mountain – Seattle, “Conversations with Lizz Sommars,” interview with Mark Graban (July 8, 2012) – MP3
  • WOKV Jacksonville, “The Conversation,” interview (March 23, 2013) – Listen
  • CBC Radio Edmonton, RadioActive Show, interview (November 21, 2013) – Listen

Podcasts, Online Radio, Online Video: