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6 Ways to Cut Back Office Costs -- Tips from LEAN Manufacturing

Posted by Michael Coppola on Nov 12, 2019 10:42:00 AM


Manufacturers like Toyota, Ford, Motorola and others have spent years perfecting lean processes. By removing all non-value add activities and focusing on customer value, they have been able to increase financial gains and minimize expense.  The concept is simple: by using the minimum amount of resources – people, materials, and capital – they produce solutions and deliver them on time to customers. This focus on outcome rather than process eliminates getting bogged down in paper-work, records management, and error correction.

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Topics: Lean Processes / Six Sigma

Lean Processes Improve Your Business's Health

Posted by Michael Coppola on Nov 7, 2019 10:39:00 AM


You might be thinking about the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday with an eye to avoiding excess weight gain.  But, did you know that If you’re a business owner, there’s another area where you need to pay attention to excess weight…and that’s in your business!  That’s right!  Keeping your business running lean and fit is every bit as important to your business as keeping your body lean and fit is to your health!


Let’s look at some of the things that add excess weight to your business, hindering your business’s health and even reducing profits.

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Topics: Lean Processes / Six Sigma

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