Category Archives: Lean Manufacturing

Video: Make Financial Information Useful for Humans

Make Financial Information Useful For Humans, Not Just Accountants from Brian Maskell on Vimeo.

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Lean & Six Sigma: What’s The Difference??

WHY:           Lean primarily focuses on how we create value for the customer, rather than on the production or other processes. Waste is anything we do that the customer does not value. Six Sigma primarily focuses on the … Continue reading

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ARE UNIONS ANTI-LEAN? by David Paino

Unions are certainly under some fire in today’s current business, social & political scene. I’m not joining in on any bashing or political debate on this subject; but I have seen problems arise between labor and management when a company … Continue reading

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