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How To Apply 5S: Dishpit Hell

How to Apply 5S: Dishpit Hell

Do you enjoy doing dishes? Most people don't, so it's pretty easy for dishes to pile up and become a Dishpit Hell. The good news is that you can easily prevent this from happening with 5S. Here's an example of how 5S helped improve the service at popular Hawaiian restaurant whose customers were…

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How To Apply 5S: Home Office Desk

How to Apply 5S: Home Office Desk

Your desk can reflect your mind. A cluttered, unorganized desk often leads to scattered thoughts and ideas – and ultimately, lowered productivity. Here's a photo of my desk before applying 5S. It sure could use some organization! Step 1: Sort I needed to first sort through everything that was on my…

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Shine (aka Seiso)

Shine (aka Seiso)

Shine, also known as "Seiso", is the third step in the 5S method. The goal is to sweep or clean the workplace and use cleaning as a form of inspection. This can refer to the shop floor or the office as well hard drives. For a better understanding of Shine and…

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Seiso (aka Shine)

Seiso (aka Shine)

Seiso is the Japanese word for "Shine" which is the third step in the 5S method. The goal is to sweep or clean the workplace and use cleaning as a form of inspection. This can refer to the shop floor or the office as well hard drives. For a better…

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