mlean sponsors the “XIII Noche de la Ingeniería Informática” in Valladolid

Noche de la Ingeniería Informática mlean

This year, mlean is sponsoring a major professional event for the Computer Science community in Castilla y León, the XIII Noche de la Ingeniería Informática, on Friday June 24th. The event is organized by the Professional College of Computer Science Engineers of Castilla y Leon (Colegio Profesional de Ingenieros en Informática de Castilla y León) […]

Continuous improvement and Safety

Continuous Improvement and Safety

Maintaining a safe work environment is essential for any business. No employee wants to work in hazardous conditions, and it will reflect poorly on your organization if the proper standards are not upheld. However, workplace safety is not static and must be continuously monitored and improved to be effective. Here is a closer look at […]

Hoshin Kanri — Level up your factory’s operations

Not many things scream ‘strategic management model’ like Hoshin Kanri, and the best part is that it’s easy to implement and includes everybody in your factory. Hoshin Kanri means policy management, and it represents the concept of guiding your company in a clear, strategic direction. Let’s take a look and see what all the fuss […]

What is Standardization and Digital Work Instructions? Part I

What are digital work instructions?

This post is part of a series blog on Standardization. See part II on job observation and Gemba Walks and part III on competency management. Let’s start this post with some quotes that I think are particularly relevant to introducing the concepts of Standard Work and Standardization in Lean projects: Taiichi Ohno (1912-1990): “There is […]