Standard Work Strategies for Eliminating Waste

How to ensure your organization runs at peak efficiency

Sorin Dumitrascu
Mar 25 · 3 min read
Standard Work Strategies for Eliminating Waste — abstract illustration
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Types of waste

Transport waste

Motion waste

Overproduction waste

Waiting waste

Overprocessing waste

Defects waste

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