How Much Money You Can Save From Six Sigma And Lean Manufacturing?

The economy across the globe is struggling. People are losing their jobs right and left. Companies are locking the doors everyday. Even with great management, it is proving to be a challenge.

Do you focus on the “real issues” or petty stuff that neither makes nor breaks a business? Unless it is taking up costly time. Such as unusually often cleaning of the floors and other minor that are more for the employers personal satisfaction than productivity or the bottom line. These issues when required by skilled employees during peak productivity times is distracting.

Make use of that extra time for house cleaning. Get rid of all those old parts that couldn’t be repaired. Sell off or recycle raw materials that you no longer have a use for. Organize those items you still use. Re-arrange your warehouse or departments for better work flow. Clean and paint your equipment so it will continue to serve your needs long into the future.

If an industry is in transformation making process changes isn’t going to do much. It’s like Nero fiddling while Rome burnt to the ground. If we want to make huge transformations in our business we’ll have to focus on what we are ‘being’, in order to achieve the results we are focused on. In order to counter the threat of Apple IBM had to transform it’s business model. It had to be in the PC market. While it was in the Computer market generally it wasn’t at that point in the PC market. It had to cahnge the way it operated to counter Apple’s strategy and success. Or go away like many older businesses that could not transform themselves. No small changes there! IBM did and it survived to compete, and it’s still in the game growing stronger every day. COuld your organization do the same?

So what does it have to do with audio recording? Well, it turns out that the concepts of tubulares lean are applicable to just about any kind of work, especially the kind that involves repeating processes. That could be making dinner at home, doing laundry, driving to work, or recording and producing audio. Actually, the concepts are applicable to just about anything. It’s all about minimizing waste.

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5S teams must move beyond Basic 5S and embrace advanced 5S practices in order to obtain Management support and commitment. The teams must learn to speak the language of business. Only when all of this occurs will you start to see the results you desire from your 5S program.