In the previous post we talked about focusing on changing ourselves before starting the change in the company. Learning to change and adapt to meet the new challenges is the key to lead and survive any major transformation process. But how do we start changing ourselves? This is the question we will try to answer today. This is by no mean a complete or the only way to transform your habits to become a good manager but it provides a starting point to one aspect that you see and use every day.
Why to Simplify your Work-Space
Our work space tells us a lot about how we work. If your desk is over crowed with documents, unwanted samples and other things then it is clear how disorganized you are. If that is your state imagine you preaching others on shop floor or office to be organized. It will be hard to gain their confidence. How about applying 5s to your office/desk?
Applying 5S in Office
The following presentation provides a guide to applying 5S to your office/desk. You can use it to improve your work area. The purpose of going through this exercise is beyond mere cleanup of your desk. It builds the right habits necessary to develop mindset for continuous improvement. So try it out and if you do great please share your success stories by sending us your before and after pictures.