The New and Improved Lean Office Pocket Guide (2017) – Tools for the Elimination of Waste in ALL Types of Office Workflow Environments
By: Don Tapping, Michael Gilbreath, Todd Sperl, and Rob Ptacek
The New and Improved Lean Office Pocket Guide (2017) is designed to be a convenient, quick reference that provides a valuable insight into the ways that Lean can be applied in the office - for both your paper-based and electronic work. You can put your finger on any entry within a matter of seconds! Create your entire Lean Office transformation with The New and Improved Lean Office Pocket Guide. It is developed for managers, supervisors, and people working at all levels of the organization. Now with this newer version you can begin to leverage those same Lean concepts and tools to move all information faster and more accurately, as well as better organize you Desktop (electronic) files and folders. Allow this insightful and ready-to-use guide to be your path to increased efficiency and reduced stress in the office! Each chapter provides a detailed explanation of that tool, implementation steps, case studies and/or photos, and desktop examples for electronic files and folders. The topics are 5S, A3 Project Reports and Lean Thinking, Cycle Time, Engaging Today's Workforce, Error Proofing and Visual Controls, Flow, Gemba Walks, Goals and Outcomes, Implementation Tools and Strategies, Interruptions and Random Arrivals, Just-In-Time, Kaizen Events, Managing Change, Measurement Techniques (Charting),Physical or Process Layout, Pitch, Predictable Output, Problem Solving, Reporting and Communications, Runners, Six Sigma, Standard Work, Standard Work for Leaders, Takt Time and Demand Analysis, Value Stream Mapping, Visual Management, Waste Walk, Work Load Balancing, and details about LeanFITT as well as available apps for Lean.
Spiral Bound - 3.5” x 5.5” – 260 pages – 160+ Illustrations, Forms, Worksheets, Digital Photos of Lean Office and Desktop Practices