Letters to my child. Leadership, Business and Kaizen.

Why - How - What

The Golden Circle. Why do we work?


The Golden Circle, Apple products, The Law of Diffusion of Innovations and The Simpsons. Last year I gave three presentations at work outlining our corporate values and giving my employees a chance to come forward with their core values. One of the things I asked during that presentation was, “Why do you come to work?” Take… Read More ›

CPIM Exam Prep »

APICS CPIM: Computer Based Exam Tips

(0) Computer Based Exam Tips

I am going to dedicate some time to create content on how to prepare and pass the five CPIM exams, but I figured the best starting point is to give some advice on how to take the computer based exam. Like in every exam it is important to stay calm and be ready. However, in… Read More ›

CSCP Exam Prep »

Attacking The GOAL (Eliyahu M. Goldratt’s)

(1) Entendre

I drafted this post during the World Cup but I thought it would get lost in the shuffle, among all the posts about soccer. The title of the post is actually a double entendre. Attacking the goal can be read as seizing the chance to reach your objectives, but in this case I am making… Read More ›

Meeting Topic Ideas »

Warehouse Optimization and the Golden Circle: Reduce Picking Errors

(0) Good job!

Earlier today a Warehouse Manager posted a question in one of my professional discussion groups. Here is his question: “Are you facing problems with wrong quantities picked by your staff? Do you have any suggestions on how to decrease it?” Lately I have been applying the Golden Circle to a lot of work related stuff. This will be… Read More ›