Creative Safety Supply
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On behalf of Creative Safety Supply based in Portland, OR, I strive to provide helpful information to create safer and more efficient industrial work environments. My knowledge base focuses primarily on practices such as 5S, Six Sigma, Kaizen, and the Lean mindset. I believe in being proactive and that for positive change to happen, we must be willing to be transparent and actively seek out areas in need of improvement. An organized, safe, and well-planned work space leads to increased productivity, quality products and happier workplace. Connect with Antonio on Google+
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STORIES BY ANTONIO FERRARO
Kaizen Philosophy
Focus on Better Decisions Rather than Workflow Improvement
3 min read Ongoing improvement in any industry is essential for the success of a business. When companies, or even individual facilities, become stagnant, their
Lean Philosophy Are Certifications More Important than Experience?
Are Certifications More Important then Experience?
5 min read Preparing to enter the job market is a task that can take years and even decades. Parents start preparing their kids for
Lean Philosophy
2014 the Year of Data Innovation for Lean
3 min read With the new year just beginning, it can be a great time to look at what types of things you can do
SDCA Cycle for LEAN
3 min read SDCA (Standardize, Do, Check, and Act) with LEAN principles. The SDCA cycle is simply a refinement of the PDCA (Plan, Do, Check,
What You Can Do to Improve Your Coaching in Business
5 min read When it comes to coaching techniques in business, many companies utilize different methods to encourage their employees and quicken the learning process.
Kaizen Philosophy
Leadership Fails: Positive Reinforcement and Recognition
4 min read It is advisable that employee acknowledgement be ingrained in the culture of the business and not simply an act of ingenuine communication.
Kaizen Philosophy kaikaku can determine success or failure
What is Accountability?
3 min read If you’re concerned about accountability, you should learn more about the responsibility every individual has in the workplace. In general, a person
Lean Philosophy
Can the “Cloud” Improve Business Processes?
3 min read Cloud computing has emerged as the latest technology to help companies, but what are the benefits of this technology? Companies all over
Lean Philosophy
Project Management is Important for Continuous Improvement
2 min read Most businesses are run with a series of ongoing projects. The breaking up of tasks into projects results in manageable workloads with
Lean Philosophy
Go Lean – Visual Factory
2 min read Lean Manufacturing Visual Factory refers to lean manufacturing theory. It describes visual methods a factory or any manufacturing plant can use to