Monthly Archives: February 2015

Sustain: The Fifth S in the 5S Process Part Five of 5S Review Series

Sustain: The Fifth S in the 5S Process Part Five of 5S Review Series

Sustain –  Maintain on a consistent basis. 5S Steps are: Sort Straighten Sweep Standardize Sustain Some would argue that the 5th and final S in the 5S process is the most difficult. Others claim it naturally happens when the first …
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Standardize: The Fourth S in the 5S Process Part Four of 5S Review Series

Standardize: The Fourth S in the 5S Process Part Four of 5S Review Series

Standardize  –  Systematize exactly what needs to be done. In review, 5S consists of the following five steps: Sort Straighten Sweep Standardize Sustain Some would agree that the first three steps are the easiest. Sort and purge the contents of …
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Sweep: The Third S in the 5S Process Part Three of 5S Review Series

Sweep: The Third S in the 5S Process Part Three of 5S Review Series

As you get your office better organized there are a few key steps to take in creating optimum efficiency. Those familiar with Lean Office techniques recognize what is referred to as the 5S process. Those steps include: Sort Straighten Sweep …
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Straighten: The Second S in the 5S Process Part Two of 5S Review Series

Straighten: The Second S in the 5S Process Part Two of 5S Review Series

Even if you’re not familiar with Lean Office principles, you can still benefit from their 5S process of keeping an area organized and operating smoothly. Those steps include: Sort Straighten Shine Standardize Sustain Straighten – Items kept in an orderly …
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Sort: The First S in the 5S Process Part One of 5S Review Series

Sort: The First S in the 5S Process Part One of 5S Review Series

Background about Lean. Simply put, Lean is the absence of fat. Whether you’re looking at your dinner plate or your desk at work, when you remove the unnecessary, the extra, the undesirables, you’re left with the things you need and …
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5S in the Office Today

5S in the Office Today

Picture this scenario — an organized workspace, less stress, less chaos, a semblance of order. It would be nice to be surrounded by this thriving and productive environment. The goal of organizing a productive office like this one is attainable …
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