Internal Resource Library

Internal Resource Library

Staff

Andrew Neyer

Director of Stuff
1. Carve clear paths for Staff to follow.
2. Design Products & Processes.
3. Empower every employee to Live brighter.

Bill Watters

Leader of Stuff
1. Eliminate Defects & Transport
2. Queue Production
3. Set Standards

Gordon Dawson

Supervisor of Stuff
1. Eliminate customer delays & Waiting
2. Generate Quotes & Invoices
3. Distribute Resources

Sheila Aven

Coordinator of Stuff
1. Eliminate excess Inventory
2. Customer service
3. Studio health

Brennen Waldron

Production Leader
1. Eliminate Overproduction
2. Produce queue
3. Studio improvements

Cory Pavlinac

Production Engineer
1. Eliminate Useless Motion
2. Produce queue
3. Sustainability
 

Alumni

Alex Brokamp
Sam Goetz
Jack Grant

Chores

• Clean Bathroom
• Sweep Stairs
• Run Roy Orbitson
• Clear Cork Table
• Clean Kitchen
• Trash & Recycling
 

HR

EMS
Mary K. Spadaro
Regional Human Resource Manager

mary.spadaro@emshro.com
Office: 513-852-4686
Mobile: 513-235-5528

201 East 4th Street, Suite 700
Cincinnati, OH 45202
 

Take Out The Garbage


Are You Average?


Read more about Becoming a Linchpin

Good Values

Now Brewing

AM: Staff Blend, ● WholeFoods Refill
PM: Green Tea, ● Earl Grey

Motto

We design simple and timeless Stuff, so you can live brighter.

Method

1. Omit Waste
2. Produce
3. Invest

Alchemy


“Find a place you trust, and then try trusting it for awhile.” – Sister Corita Kent

This is the method to turn Production into Art. Complete as many cycles of 1-2-3 as possible every day. Take time to be thankful, and share your discoveries.

Leggo my Lego!

At least two of the largest Lego clone manufacturers have been challenged in court by The Lego Group. The lawsuits have been mostly unsuccessful…

Read more about LEGO’s litigation

Waste Not

Ohno he di’int.

Credited as the father of the Toyota Production System, Taiichi Ohno identified seven forms of muda (無駄, meaning “futility; uselessness; wastefulness).


Read more about Toyota Production System
 

Good Stüff

Lagom (pronounced [lɑːɡɔm]) is a Swedish word meaning “just the right amount”.

In February, 2018, Andrew Neyer travelled to Stockholm with Dr. Pizza to install Color Me. Both were captivated by the culture of the country and overwhelming presence of lagom.

A key take away was the desire to have a lighter and more productive work schedule to create a better margin for life.

Lagom: The Swedish Art of Balanced Living

Public Ratio

Tired of all the noise?
Looking to dial in your life better?

You need to listen to MPR.

Save these presets and you will develop more lasting relationships…Read more

How Customers Think


Donald Miller / Story Brand
– No.1 – Confused Customers?
– No.2 – A Clearer Message
– No.3 – A Better Website

Weekly Wed. Inspo


9.30.20 – Tribute
Fan Art

9.23.20 – Motherload
The Only Constant is Change

9.16.20 – Flood the Kitchen
Live better

9.9.20 – Gen On, Get!
Enjoy the Great Outdoors

9.2.20 – Slöjd | Not Uncrafty
Making is Thinking

8.26.20 – Rules
A Good Habit

8.5.20 – Fika
Eat, Drink, & Be Merry

7.29.20 – Soap Finish
The Natural Look

7.22.20 – Luke 5 Adventures
Hiking with Those Who Can’t Hike Themselves

7.15.20 – Mighty Handily
Gaining the Upper Hand

7.8.20 – Craftwerk
Digits & Discipline in the Digital World

6.24.20 – Mies, Farnsworth, and the “Threat to the Next America”
A Retrospective Analysis

6.17.20 – Mindsets
Thinking, Learning, Succeeding

6.10.20 – Inhale, Exhale
Take A Moment

6.3.20 – Stairway to Heaven
Building Upward

5.27.20 – Virtuoso: H.O. Studley Tool Cabinet
Bring Your Passion

Inspo Archive → click here

 

5min. Rubbish

6/22 – Walk Talky
6/23 – Rock-n-Roll Toss
6/24 – Karate Kidz

Creative Pep Talk

Dr. Pizza delivers fresh pep every week via his incredible podcast.
 

Good Tunes

Lil’ Groovez
Noice Noises
Shop Rock
Zooty Tooty Zam Dat Booty
Eight He’s

“So if you take – Then put back good
If you steal – be Robin Hood
If your eyes are wanting all you see
Then I think I’ll name you after me
I think I’ll call you Appetite”

– Prefab Sprout

 

Good Reads

The Creative Career Path / Andy J. Pizza
This is Marketing / Seth Godin
Celebration of Discipline / Richard J. Foster
IKEA: Democratic Design / IKEA
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up / Marie Kondō

Field Day

6.14.19 – No.3 Plano, IL

5.20.19 – No.2 New York

4.19.19 – No.1 Matthew Metzger

Local Fabricators

METAL

Tri-State Fabricators, Inc.
Metal Technologies Systems, Inc.
Defferen Machine
D&E Machine
American Metal Supply
RACO Cutting

WOOD

ohūsa
Brush Factory

PAINT

Tri-State Fabricators, Inc.
Powder Coating Specialty