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The Lean Way to Getting and Staying Organized

February 21, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Learn how you can use the 5S method and visual controls to organize and streamline both the physical spaces and the online applications that make up your workplace. These techniques are part of a Lean management system for running a small or midsize business, a system that was inspired by the innovative management ideas and practices pioneered by Toyota.

  • Understand how a transparent workspace is an easier, safer and more productive place to work
  • Recognize that PC desktops and online collaboration tools are virtual workspaces that also need organizing
  • Learn how to plan for and carry out the five steps of a 5S organizing event
  • Recognize the five types of visual controls and how they can streamline a workspace

Fee: Free


David Hinds is a business coach and author of the book entitled, “The Essence of Lean: A Superior System of Management.” During his 30-year professional career, he was a business owner and held senior management positions in many industries. He later joined the faculty of NSU where he developed and taught courses in entrepreneurship, service operations management, data-driven decision making, and information systems.



February 21, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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