The 5S methodology is an important part of the Toyota Production System, recommending how to organize and maintain a workplace to achieve maximum efficiency and effectiveness. 5S stands for five Japanese words starting with the letter s – seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu, and shitsuke. If we translate them into English, we also get five words starting with the same letter: Sort, set in order, shine, standardize and sustain. Besides using these principles to organize your workplace, you can also use them to organize your home for maximum productivity.
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About all the useful skills you should develop, because they are desirable or even necessary for full participation in everyday life.
The four most important life areas for the majority of people are love, health, wealth and general happiness. If any of these life pillars collapse, the quality of life dramatically decreases. Out of these four, love is probably the trickiest one, since many factors are beyond your influence. But here’s the thing. You can’t force somebody to fall in love with you, but you can definitely improve your odds. The book to go to if you want to improve your odds as a man dating women is Models: Attract Women Through Honesty written by Mark Manson. Here you can read the summary of the book.
Good looks can help a lot in life, but smart is the new sexy. A well-working brain can get you very far in life. You can make more money, build a higher status, talk about more meaningful subjects, create more awesome things, understand complex systems and connections, and work smarter than others. That’s why you want to get the most out of your brain. No matter if you’re more creative or analytical person, you have to train both types of thinking. When both hemispheres work at full potential and in harmony, you get the most out of your brain. Thus we will look at different tricks and exercises that will train your left and right brain hemispheres and help you become smarter. Ultra-smart.
The idea of split testing in personal life is that you go a step further from only weighing advantages and disadvantages of each option that you have on a piece of paper – you know, drawing the standard table with pluses and minuses and then still going for the option with more minuses, just because you feel differently from what the table is showing you. Sometimes a simple pro-con table can’t give you good enough insights to match your instincts. But your instincts can still be wrong. That’s why it often makes sense to do real experiments in life that give you deep insights and understanding of the situation. An understanding that’s more reliable than only your instincts and assumptions. Split testing is one of the best ways to do such experiments.
Informal education is becoming as important as formal education. Real learning in today’s times begins after you finish formal education. If you want to be successful today, you have to know how to study and how to use your brain properly, especially after you finish school; because real learning and studying never end. That doesn’t mean you can’t benefit from knowing good learning practices if you are still a student. This blog post is a collection of all the best learning practices and basic rules that you should follow when it comes to formal and informal learning. Rading the blog post will help you become a better learner – an outstanding learner.