Issue 2 – January 2011

Issue 2 • January 2011 Sustaining Improvement - training Sustaining is all about management. It has nothing to do with concepts and technology. It is about persistence, consistency, and tenacity. Refuse to fail! Before you can begin to sustain, you must improve. Before you improve, you must stabilize your organization. Stability begins with visual management.…
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Issue 1 – December 2010

Issue 1 • December 2010 Training Topic: Maximizing Human Talent Let’s discuss the application of the cycle time/ takt time bar chart. The work needed to be balanced to a three person operation with a takt time of 45 seconds. First waste was removed, and then a trial was run. After the trial, the manual…
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