Steven Kane, Director of Sales and Marketing at Gemba Academy LLC, dives headlong into the ins-and-outs of 5S. Deceptively simple, 5S can seem like mere guidelines to keeping your workplace clean and orderly. But in this installment of the Dozuki Workshop Series, Steven illustrates how 5S can be an effective launching point for a variety of lean initiatives.
- Understanding "The Seven Wastes"
- Building an immersive, lean-focused culture
- Focusing on continuous improvement—not just one-time house cleaning
- Developing an environment of shared ownership over the workplace
- Helping novices become successful from the start
- Avoiding the common pitfalls of a losing a 5S strategy