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Multi-Pronged Solutions: How to turn problems into opportunities

Last week we looked at the 6Ms as a technique for doing root cause analysis. If you happened to miss it, check it our here. This week I want to look at what we do after we’ve performed our root … Read More

Lean Manufacturing in Uncertain Times

These are uncertain times. The rapid spread of COVID-19 across the globe and it’s economic effects has a lot of us reevaluating how best to manage our companies. A lot of us are having to make hard choices right that … Read More

Lean Problem Solving with the 6Ms

As a plant manager, it consistently feels like a major part of your job is problem solving. Resolving manufacturing issues are is a big part of running a successful plant. But what if resolving issues wasn’t just about fixing things … Read More