Reduce Waste, Increase Productivity
Eight Types of Waste
The well-known Toyota car company identified seven types of waste that had an impact on Productivity and Profit. An eighth has been added more recently. By gradually reducing these wastes, you can improve the Productivity and Profit of your business. In Japanese, this is referred to as reducing "muda" (pronounced Moo-da).
Subscribe to this if you are working on making your business operate more efficiently, therefore more profitably.
For more background information to this Skills Module go to:
SM4.0 Waste Reduction (Muda)
The Skills Module is divided into a the following articles:
SM4.1 Eight Types of Waste
SM4.2 Capturing Waste in the Wild
SM4.3 Prioritising Waste Removal
SM4.4 Office Kaizen - Waste in Offices and Service Industries