The Impact on a Global Scale Green manufacturing and clean energy are getting attention on a global scale. The United States, Brazil and China have made new commitments to fight climate change. The United States unveiled a Clean Power Plan to reduce carbon pollution. The United Nations is taking great strides to take on climate […]
Visual Management is an Enabler for Effective Lean Leadership. Many Examples, Templates, and Articles Below Can Help You in Your Lean Journey
Visual Management is an effective way to manage a process. You can gain efficiency and effectiveness by making the process visible. Another benefit is that the visibility of the process also enables faster communication and identification of problems much quicker. Find Visual Control tools, templates, board examples in the following articles below.
Prostate Cancer is a serious topic. But, today, I want to share with you something that made me smile. I went to the doctor last week and, while waiting for him to finish chit chatting with the nursing staff, I noticed something on the wall that was interesting and helpful: A Prostate Cancer Decision Tree […]
Don’t you hate it when you attempt to get a fork from a condiment stand, but end up picking up a spoon? Has that ever happened to you? I hope I’m not alone in this one. Well, at a recent hotel stay, I experienced simple and powerful visual management that completely prevented me from making […]
As most of you know, I have a pretty big family. I’m grateful for my family and I love all the kids – but sometimes, okay more often than not – things are a bit crazy. So, we need all the help we can get in running this massive operation I call my family. That […]
When you have 9 children with an age range of 14 years for the oldest and 2 as the youngest, the more they can do things on their own (self-sufficient) the better it is for mom and dad and, ultimately, for them. One goal we have as parents is for our kids to learn to […]