Tag Archives: Lean

“5S a Gateway to Lean” PCB Lean forum 16 May 2017

Join us at our next Lean forum and learn about 5S through an interactive activity, followed by a practical example that includes tips on how to accelerate your Lean transformation. See the benefits of Lean driving productivity improvements and reducing cost. … Continue reading

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How to maximise your impact and minimise your B-BBEE spend with Lean and Kaizen internships

In a tight market place it’s all about improving your competitive advantage. Learn how to apply Lean principles in order to establish your competitive advantage, by producing faster and cheaper than your competitors. Understand the impact of the new B-BBEE codes and … Continue reading

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Last chance to book for the Lean forum

LEAN FORUM – 5 May 2015 Topic: The 8 Wastes Waste is any step or resource allocation that delivers zero value for your customer. An easy way to remember the 8 types of waste is using the acronym TIM WOODS. In … Continue reading

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Meet Grant Davis – One of TLC’s Top Consultants

Ever wanted to know more about the passionate, hard-working team of TLC consultants who help to arm clients with all of the tools and guidance needed for process management? In this interview series, our consultants will be sharing their experiences, … Continue reading

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A place for everything and everything in its place

LEAN FORUM – 17 FEBRUARY 2015 5S is the name of a workplace organisation method that uses a list of five activities Sort, Set, Shine, Standardise and Sustain. The aim of 5S is to organise a company’s activities in order to increase productivity, reduce waste and … Continue reading

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Do you really know how to apply Lean in your work environment?

By Sarah Giles According to my job description, I am responsible for Sales and Marketing for Training Leadership Consulting (TLC). So what am I doing attending a Lean Training Course? Well, the obvious point is that it is important that … Continue reading

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Go See, Ask Why, Show Respect

Author: Rick McCarthy ‘Go see, ask why, show respect’.  This is the advice of Toyota’s Chairman Cho. What he is referring to is the art of the Gemba walk. In a world-class company and specifically one that subscribes to the … Continue reading

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