Starting A Visual Workplace, Pt. 2

Gwendolyn Galsworth Pt. 2 – Visual Thinking Details. Starting A Visual Workplace should not mean you’ll get a pink slip because of workplace efficiency. Dr. Gwendolyn Galsworth explains. In this 2nd podcast with Dr. Galsworth, she points out that Visuality will create new efficiencies in the workplace. However, workers should not worry about being eliminated. Gwendolyn also tells of her career history, how she worked with Norman Bodek, and was apprentice to the great Shigeo …

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Starting Lean Six Sigma, Pt. 2

Chuck Hardy, Quality Control Director at NMEDA Details. Chuck Hardy shares his Lean / Six Sigma journey with us, including his time as Sr. Test Technician and Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer. He also tells about his current position as Quality Control Director at NMEDA, The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association. Chuck refers to some great books in this podcast. Scroll down in the transcript to see the links. « Back to Part 1 Interview Transcript …

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5 Ways You Can Prevent Accidents

Preventing Accidents

Some will flat out tell you that workplace accidents are inevitable and that they just happen. While this is true to an extent, there are definitely things you can do to limit and hopefully prevent workplace accidents from happening. The National Safety Council defines an accident as an “undesired event that results in personal injury or property damage.” There’s no question that accidents are undesired, but the question we should all be asking is; Are …

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Back to Basics and a Little Humor

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Special thanks to lean extraordinaire Mark Graban for giving us all a good laugh and something to reflect on. Back to Basics While we laugh and enjoy this video, it should be no surprise that this is an all too common occurrence within organizations trying to implement lean. 5S and lean are supposed to make things better for your organization and your customers. It’s supposed to help innovate and create ways to engage employees in …

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Safety Experts Talk – Overview

Brandon Nys, Dan Clark Details Introduction to the podcast series Safety Experts Talk from Creative Safety Supply. Brandon Nys and Dan Clark describe the series, where safety experts talk about industry news, OSHA regulations, PPE, lean, 5S, and continuous improvement. The interviews with these industry leaders last up to 60 minutes. See more at Interview Transcript (:00) Brandon Nys: Welcome to Safety Experts Talk. Visit our website at for more info, including links …

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