The 5S Audit: Oh No, Not Again!

The 5S Audit: Oh No, Not Again!

Pathways Services Courses Books Articles Podcasts Videos Events Contact In this series about adjusting or just tweaking your 5S so that it works—or works a little better — I promised to share things that have helped me help my client companies get more mileage...
5S by Any Other Name…Is More Effective!

5S by Any Other Name…Is More Effective!

Pathways Services Courses Books Articles Podcasts Videos Events Contact In last week’s issue of The Visual Thinker, I began a new series—5S on Steroids—in which I explained the main differences, as I saw them, between Japanese 5S and the 5S that evolved in the West...
5S on Steroids/Beyond Japanese 5S

5S on Steroids/Beyond Japanese 5S

Pathways Services Courses Books Articles Podcasts Videos Events Contact Our Lean Alone Is Not Enough series began two months ago, when I began to un-nest the impact of Womack’s and Jones’s book, Lean Thinking, on the operational improvement model. You heard me say...