May 2012 Blog Posts (2)

Lessons From the Road: Sustaining Your 5S Efforts

I found this article from Industry Week Magazine.


5S is probably the most common lean method applied. It is seemingly simple, progress is visual, and it involves everyone. However, the average lifespan of a 5S effort is a paltry one year. This is worse than doing nothing at all. Getting the organization to put this much effort into something and then not sustain it sends the unintended message that their efforts were not valuable. It is disrespectful.

So how do you…


Added by David Visco on May 31, 2012 at 9:44am — No Comments

Lean Simulation website

I found this website which has tons of Lean Simulations free of charge. Enjoy



Added by Community Manager on May 18, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments

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