5 S for Procurement

Typically when you hear the term 5 S, it usually applies to warehouse housekeeping. The objective is to keep a neat, clutter free working environment. All tools and equipment have a home which is easily identified and located. 5 S derives from Japan and was developed as a technique that […]

Initiating the Process of Change

As we approach the New Year, I sit here pondering what my New Year’s resolution will be for 2014.  Last year I set out to lose weight and I stand proudly knowing I was persistent over the year.  Not an easy task and not without struggle.  Weight control is extremely […]