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Safety Committee

Safety Committee

Implementing a safety committee can help improve the overall safety of your company. Discussing safety concerns and resolving them will keep your employees safe.

Lean Manufacturing, Lean, Workplace Safety, Safety, Six Sigma

Quality Control in Manufacturing

Quality Control in Manufacturing

Quality control in manufacturing is essential to maintaining a good customer base and keeping rework costs down.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Lean, Kaizen, TPM, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

Six Sigma Certification

Six Sigma Certification

Are you wanting to learn more about Six Sigma certification? Review this basic information on what it takes to become Six Sigma certified.

Lean Manufacturing, Lean, Kaizen, Facility Efficiency, Six Sigma

What is QCDSM?

What is QCDSM?

QCDSM: Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety and Morale. Learn how this simple lean principle can help your business.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

8 Wastes of Lean

8 Wastes of Lean

The 8 Wastes of Lean is a much-needed update to the what the Toyota Production System called the 7 Wastes of Lean. Fighting these wastes head on will help your facility run more smoothly and efficiently.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

Six Sigma Belt Levels

Six Sigma Belt Levels

Have you ever wondered what the Six Sigma belt levels are? Learn the requirements for each belt level and what it will do for your organization.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

Supply Chain Integration

Supply Chain Integration

Supply chain integration refers to the process of integrating all parts of fulfillment into one single system. Learn the steps to get your supply chain integrated into an easy-to-manage system.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Floor Marking, Safety Signs, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

What is a Thermal Printer?

What is a Thermal Printer?

Thermal printers are essential to printing in an industrial setting. Learn about the two types of thermal printing to determine which one suits your facility’s needs.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, GHS, Arc Flash, Pipe Marking, Electrical Safety, Safety Signs, OSHA, NFPA, Wire Marking, Labeling, Workplace Safety, Facility Efficiency, Mining Safety, Gemba, Hazcom, Fire Safety, Safety, Six Sigma

Six Sigma Black Belt

Six Sigma Black Belt

For people wanting to master the six sigma methodologies, earning six sigma belts is the best way to master the principles associated with Six Sigma.

Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma

Six Sigma Green Belt

Six Sigma Green Belt

Earning a Six Sigma green belt is the first step toward mastering Six Sigma methodologies. Learn how to get started here.

Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma

Six Sigma Principles

Six Sigma Principles

Find out how to properly implement six sigma principles to promote success in your business.

Lean Manufacturing, Facility Efficiency, Six Sigma

Learning and Implementing the Lean Process

Learning and Implementing the Lean Process

Learning the basics about the lean process is essential when implementing continuous improvement changes. We have broken down the lean process so its easy to understand.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Facility Efficiency, Gemba, Six Sigma

Focusing on Continuous Improvement in the Workplace

Focusing on Continuous Improvement in the Workplace

Facilities that focus on continuous improvement become more competitive over time and can maintain their advantages in their industry, but only if the improvement efforts are done correctly.

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Facility Efficiency, Six Sigma

ANSI Standards

ANSI Standards

The American National Standards Institute makes guidelines that could impact your workplace.

5S, Lean, Safety Signs, OSHA, Regulations & Compliance, Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Learn the essential elements of Six Sigma and the levels of certification.

Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma

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Six Sigma Podcasts

Starting Continuous Improvement

Starting Continuous Improvement

Continuous improvement is best started with management on board. Expert in the field, Jeff Hajek, describes the structure a company needs to support it. Jeff tells of creating a continuous improvement

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Kanban, Six Sigma

Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 2

Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 2

Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 2 continues with Six Sigma Black Belt Chuck Hardy. Chuck tells of the value of a mentor. He offers advice on books to help anyone

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma

Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 1

Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 1

Starting Lean Six Sigma with an expert. Chuck Hardy is a Black Belt in Six Sigma. Chuck tells of lean as a cultural thing. Brandon Nys and Kyle Holland interview Chuck

5S, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Six Sigma

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