3 Step Guide to Operational Excellence

What is Operational Excellence look like? What is Operational Excellence? And to be frank, who cares? Big questions right? Maybe that is the problem we have in all businesses. We are too driven by the P&L sheet to actually realise that it is Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement that makes the difference.

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Empowering Willing Workers: Great Long-term Results

Progress requires a willingness to embrace change. We all carry a certain reticence and reluctance to change, it forms part of our evolutionary make up, and its existence is responsible for the reasons that form certain judgments and stereotypes. The status quo is safe and has supported us so far, so part of us (even the most ardent change agent) will challenge change with the question: Why?

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A reliability strategy: a new thinking paradigm is required

Share:   It’s an amazing fact that over 90% of the companies we come across have a reliability strategy based simply on servicing the components […]

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Life is a masterclass no matter what your business

Share: Life is a masterclass no matter what your business EMS Cognito Competitive Edge Consulting for Business Transformation               […]

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5S with a CANDO Attitude

Share:  5S with a CANDO Attitude Was 5S formulated by Henry J Ford in a Michigan sawmill in the 1880s? Henry J  Ford would not […]

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Are you on the journey to world-class?

Share:   Are you on the journey to world-class? Do you want some short-cuts or perhaps some easy wins? – Read on… Recently I heard […]

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Are These the Essential Elements for a High-performing Business Culture?

Share:   Are These the Essential Elements for a High-performing Business Culture? This series of questions was sparked from a chicken and egg discussion last […]

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Make Long-term Cost Savings And Find Time For a RCA

Share:  How to make a long-term cost saving by implementing a Root Cause Analysis (RCA)? – How do I know when to apply root cause analysis? […]

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The challenge of culture change

Share:   We all go through change every day of our lives; our favourite brand of washing powder is removed from the shelves at the […]

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Process improvement – Never stop asking why?

Share:   Process improvement starts with the elimination of waste. It’s no good just seeing the waste, improvement comes when you question it and eliminate […]

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