The Internal Audit Overview

The Internal Audit Overview

The Internal Audit Overview Conducting an internal audit, whether outsourced or filled by a qualified staff members within the company, can seem like an overwhelming task. Ledge has compiled a brief overview of what companies should look for when hiring someone to...
Understanding the Principles of Lean Manufacturing

Understanding the Principles of Lean Manufacturing

Understanding the Principles of Lean Manufacturing Overview Lean manufacturing is the systematic process for cutting things that don’t provide significant value out of the manufacturing process. This waste elimination method applies not only to waste created by...
Problem solving in the workplace

Problem solving in the workplace

Problem solving in the workplace Any organization needs to have a standard for their problem-solving practices in the workplace. Having a person in a leadership role that can effectively outline a research approach and resolution is essential. Here is a basic...
Top 5 Worst Corrective Action Root Causes

Top 5 Worst Corrective Action Root Causes

Top 5 Worst Corrective Action Root Causes As quality consultants, we often support our customer in developing or fixing corrective actions. Poor root cause analysis will not only upset the customer but it will also lead to a weak action that will likely not fix the...
The Continuous Improvement Philosophy

The Continuous Improvement Philosophy

The Continuous Improvement Philosophy Frоm a Jараnеѕе реrѕресtіvе, соntіnuоuѕ іmрrоvеmеnt іѕ the basis of thеіr buѕіnеѕѕ сulturе. Cоntіnuоuѕ improvement is a philosophy permeating thе Jараnеѕе сulturе and mindset, whісh ѕееkѕ tо іmрrоvе аll fасtоrѕ rеlаtеd tо thе...