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Kişisel Gelişim Notları

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kişisel Gelişim Notları

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tarihe Yön Vermiş Kişilerden İlham Veren Sözler

Tarihe yön veren, yaşama gözlerini yumduktan sonra da arkalarında bıraktıkları eserler nedeniyle minnetle ve saygıyla anılan insanların düşünceleri, hayata ve yaşama bakış açıları söyledikleri sözlerde saklıdır. Bu yazımda, Atatürk’ten Einstein’a, … Continue reading

December 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Key Success Factors For Scorecard Implementation

Business in the modern economy are facing questions such as how to maintain cost effective operations, how to protect market share, how to measure and track whether  the actions taken … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

How does Keikaku Hozen team support and train Jishu Hozen teams?

Keikaku Hozen (KK-H=Planned Maintenance) teams have to support Jishu Hozen( J-H=Autonomous Maintenance) teams according to their J-H step level.  Here you can find the support given by KK-H teams to … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Main Components, Issues and Considerations for Maintenance Budgeting

Every organization has limited amount of resources to accomplish its objectives. Cash is one of the crucial resources of an organization. Budgeting is a useful tool to plan, control and evaluate an … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

TPM Training Room, Very Good Application from Vestel, Turkey

June 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

16 Haziran SMED Eğitimi, Ankara (SMED Training, Ankara Turkey)

June 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Facebook Sayfamızı Beğenin “Kalite Yönetim Sistemi – Üretim İç-Tetkik Soru Kataloğu” Sorularına Sahip Olun!

Piri Reis Facebook sayfamızı beğenerek “Kalite Yönetim Sistemi – Üretim İç-Tetkik Denetleme” sorularına sahip olabilirsiniz! Soru kataloğundaki soruları, ister kendi firmanız için kullanabilir, isterseniz isminiz gizli kalmak kaydıyla cevaplayıp elde … Continue reading

June 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Employee Engagement

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Overcoming Resistance to Change – Isn’t It Obvious?(Youtube)

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Four principles of Lean

March 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Myths about PDCA

Originally posted on lean voodoo:
PDCA is a simple and powerful way of thinking. There is, however, some misunderstanding about its use. Yesterday I participated in a training session with…

February 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Excuses For Not Motivating And Its Consequences

Companies and managers want to get the best effort from their employees but do little to promote motivation since they are not au fait with its benefits. To get the … Continue reading

December 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Work Accident Is Not Fate, It Is Man-Made!

It is imperative that we keep safety issues ahead of everything we do and be committed to maintain zero injuries and accidents at all of our operations. It is not … Continue reading

November 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Observing The Wastes Through Chalk Circle and Gemba Walks

In the pursuit of high quality, low cost and great value products for the customers, systems need to be more effective and efficient. In order to reach that target, everyone … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Minimizing the Costs Via Early Equipment and Life Cycle Cost Analysis

The most common complaint in every factory I visit, is that purchasing departments do not buy the machines, equipment etc according to specifications, but according to price tags.  Since every … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 4 Comments

Do You Sharpen Your Saw?

The saying of “sharpening the saw” is a metaphor for the energy and time we devote to  self improvement and further development. This is valid for both work environment as … Continue reading

January 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Formula for a Successful Change

What happens if you miss a factor from the equation?

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Build a Successful Two-Way Communication In 15 Steps

Lean is not just a toolbox, this is beyond any doubt. Companies that only implement the tools are stuck at some point and then fail to sustain the results in … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pessimist, Optimist or a Lean Thinker?

Long time no action at the blog since there were many things to do! Now I am back on stage and start with an observation of mine at the market. What … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

World Class Maintenance Ratios

If you want to check your maintenance system’s performance/success level, check these 2 ratios: If your Maintenance Cost / Total Sales ratio is between 6 – 8% and Maintenance Cost … Continue reading

September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

TPM – Planned Maintenance Metrics

TPM (total productive maintenance/management) is a Japanese methodology that improves machine availability, performance, quality and safety by proactively identifying, reducing and preventing losses with the involvement of all related departments/sections. … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

“It is not poss…

“It is not possible to manage what you cannot control and you cannot control what you cannot measure” Peter Drucker

August 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Whose job is lean–>IE?

In order to meet the customers’ product variation, quality, rapid response and low cost needs; every department needs to take part in lean deployment. It cannot be narrowed/restricted only to … Continue reading

July 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

Managing Resistance to Change

Change Change always creates an uneasy situation in the organizations due to the fact that people; do not get the benefits(for them and for the organization), has little information about it, do … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 5 Comments

How To Avoid Costs Right From The Beginning With Little Expense But With Big Effect

Companies design their products according to their end-customer needs and requirements. However, most of the time they overlook the internal customer chain needs, like manufacturing, engineering and quality needs. Some … Continue reading

February 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Everything I Know About Lean I Learned in First Grade

I came across with this book at and I liked the first chapter very much. Its summary from is: “Every lean practitioner occasionally wishes for a simple, fun, … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

How Visual Management Can Increase Performance, Robustness and Reliability – SCADA Example

Visual Management: Visual management stands for the visualization of conditions of the processes by the means of visual signals. These signals are very efficient and practical for communicating a message. … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

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