What Types of Jobs Require Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certified Professionals?
The Green Belt in the Six Sigma certification project is the starting point, after pursuing which, the candidates can go ahead to seek many otherRead More
5 Massive Reasons Why You Should Conduct 5S Kaizen in Your Business
Today’s business environment is ultracompetitive. Smart businesses are opting for better practices and operations that focus on eliminating waste, reducing costs, while also creating anRead More
JIT System and Supply Chain Management- 5 Salient Features
A JIT System (Just- in-time System) is an inventory management philosophy aimed at reducing waste and redundant inventory by delivering products, components, or materials justRead More
Lean vs. Agile Supply Chain – Can You Have One Without the Other?
Lean vs. Agile Supply Chain – Can You Have One Without the Other? [Infographic] Can you run an efficient manufacturing and supply chain organisation withoutRead More
JIT Purchasing – 3 Reasons why it is Different from Conventional Purchasing
JIT Purchasing different from Conventional Purchasing? Most of us have worked in both some sort of JIT purchasing (Just In Time purchasing) and conventional manufacturingRead More
7 Questions You Need To Ask Before Starting Continuous Improvement Project
I have seen lot of Continuous Improvement (CI) Projects or Kaizen events started with lot of enthusiasm but more than often done badly, and thenRead More
5 Critical Success Factors of Lean and Six Sigma in SMEs
In early July I wrote a blog on “7 reasons why Six Sigma will fail in Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs)” which has gathered someRead More
Lean and Six Sigma – Key Similarities and Differences?
Lean and Six Sigma are probably the most researched, published and utilized Continuous Improvement methodologies in Operations Management and Supply Chain. Lot of guys in myRead More