Archive for Lean – Page 5

Cambridge Engineering Videos

Cambridge’s Growth Journey has included 3300 Videos produced by a 100 person firm over a two year period. Marc Braun – President of Cambridge Engineering shares how this has been utilized to help employee engagement. Here is a playlist he put together.

Want to tour my home workshop?

2017 Global Lean Leadership Summit

Paul Akers welcomes everyone to the 2017 Global Lean Leadership Summit at Cambridge Engineering in St. Louis, MO on September 12-14, 2017 (invite only event). For more information, press here.

And for those who like to plan ahead, next year we will be at Yellotools in Windeck, Germany.

For more information on Paul’s upcoming speaking events, go to this link.

Paul’s Welcome Video

Cambridge Engineering Welcome Video

Lean Jig

Another 2 Second Lean improvement from Pitt Meadows Plumbing showing how something as simple and a jig can be Lean and save a lot of time!

Lean Dog Food Storage

Thomas Riner, of Fancy Hill Farms, fixed a small thing that what bugs him…it all adds up!

Can you see waste?

We received this from a former FastCap employee, “An 11 box order that could fit in one box. Went from 44 lbs to 10 lbs! Miss you Paul & all my Fastcap family!!! Take care!! Cindy”



Kaizen Foam in the Kitchen

Patrick Molzahn sent us this video showing how he used Kaizen Foam to help organize his kitchen. Looking good!

The 8 wastes – Plumbing Style

Thomas Riner, of Fancy Hill Farms, was replacing the plumbing in his basement and noticed the 8 wastes…plumbing style!

Lean Inspiration

The folks at Stokes & Rowe Ltd, posted this: “We believe a big part of Lean culture is the exchange of ideas- our latest blog post is on our inspiration, FastCap.” Press here to read their entire post.

What has your focus?