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As the VP of the AME Northeast Region #@ameconnect I get to meet thought leaders locally and from around the county. This past Tuesday Scott Gauvin from Macresco provided our AME Members with a fantastic workshop "Conflict is the Root of All Waste".
Gauvin stated that "for every $10,000 spent on labor, $3500 of it is waste due to unresolved conflict". Throughout the day he…Continue
5S start and stop happens more times than I'd like to admit. I've talked to hundreds of practitioners over the years and most know what the problem is - lack of management support. While this is an obvious answer it's by no means the only one. There are many causes for a 5S program to fail. A significant part of management support that often get's overlooked is the need to hold people accountable. It's the missing ingredient.
If for example, a manager sees…Continue
Great article from the folks at Duggan Associates.
Hi, I am guiding a team at ceramic industry for 5S, currently in our region there is no such industry which we can consider as benchmark. So if anyone has good example for such type of industry then…Continue
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Like it or not, many senior managers look to the bottom line with regards to any new project. While 5S should never be considered a project we all know it's easily considered as such. With that in…Continue