From Candles to Soap

By Friday, May 4, 2018 0 No tags Permalink 5

In 1879, Procter and Gamble's best seller was candles. Yes, they made candles... But the company was in trouble. Thomas Edison had invented the light bulb, and it looked as if candles would become obsolete. Their fears became reality when the market for candles plummeted since they were now sold only for-special occasions. The outlook appeared to ...

Simple Solutions

By Friday, April 13, 2018 0 No tags Permalink 4

This is the case study on what happened  in  one  of  Japan's  biggest  cosmetics companies.  The  company  received  a complaint that a consumer had bought a soap box that was empty. Immediately the authorities isolated the problem to the assembly line, which  transported all  the  packaged  boxes  of  soap  to  the  delivery department.  For  some  reason,  ...

Positive Talks

By Friday, April 6, 2018 0 No tags Permalink 4

Zona was 8 years old. As a kid, she was always climbing trees, poles, and literally hanging around upside down from the rafters of her lake house. So, it came to no surprise for her dad to find her at the top of a 30-foot tree swinging back and forth. Her little eight-year-old brain didn't ...

Correct it or prevent it

By Friday, March 30, 2018 0 No tags Permalink 3

John worked in a 35 storey building where more than 100 other offices were operating too. The building had 3 floors of parking with 300+ parking spaces and each office was allocated specific locations with Entry Access Cards to the parking area. Lately, a lot of people started parking at spots not issued to them ...