Lean Office Waste – Muda #3: Waiting

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This article is Part 4 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the third of the eight wastes of Lean: Waiting Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of Lean […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #1: Defects

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This article is Part 2 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the first of the eight wastes of Lean: Defects. Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of Lean […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #7: Motion Excess

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This article is Part 8 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the seventh of the eight wastes of Lean: Motion Excess Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #5: Transportation Excess

How to See Waste- The 7+1 Mudas - Transportation Excess - Zerwaste

This article is Part 5 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the fifth of the eight wastes of Lean: Transportation Excess Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #6: Inventory Excess

How to See Waste- The 7+1 Mudas - Inventory Excess - Zerwaste

This article is Part 5 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the sixth of the eight wastes of Lean: Inventory Excess Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #4: Non-Utilized Talent

How To See Waste - Muda 4 - NonUtilized Talent

This article is Part 5 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the eighth waste of Lean: Non-utilized talent Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept of Lean and explored […]

Lean Office Waste – Muda #2: Overproduction

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This article is Part 3 of the “How to See Waste: the 7+1 Muda – Office edition” on the Zerwaste blog. In this post, I will explore the second of the eight wastes of Lean: Muda of Overproduction. Welcome back to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! In the past weeks, I have introduced the concept […]

How to See Waste: The 7+1 Muda

The first steps to eliminate The 7+1 Mudas is to be able to identify them

What is Muda? What are the 8 types of waste? How to identify and eliminate them? Muda is one of the main and most powerful concepts in Lean Six Sigma. Muda lies at the heart of the Toyota Production System philosophy. In my previous post, I explained how Lean focuses on cutting wasteful non-value-adding activities […]

My Lean Six Sigma Journey: A series

Hello everyone and welcome to my Lean Six Sigma Journey! I have joined Zerwaste as a digital data analyst and marketing intern this February. As part of my training, I am delving into the world of Lean Six Sigma and I have decided to take you along with me.  Having worked as a business journalist […]