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Improving focus: Initial results from our survey

Improving focus: Initial results from our survey

Improvement in focus: Initial results from our research Every year, organizations invest hundreds of millions, if not billions, in optimizing their operations. These efforts vary widely; from launching small-scale lean or agile projects to developing sophisticated...

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Deepfake deception: The double side of deepfakes

Deepfake deception: The double side of deepfakes

Deepfake Detection: The double side of deepfakes A recent shocking incident has impressively revealed the dark side of artificial intelligence and deepfake technology. In this disturbing event involving a financial employee in Hong Kong, he thought he was speaking to...

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The benefits of Blended Learning

The benefits of Blended Learning

The benefits of Blended Learning At Symbol, we are constantly looking for innovative ways to make learning more accessible and effective for professionals worldwide. We are proud to introduce our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training now in a Blended Learning format...

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The application of AI in Lean Six Sigma projects

The application of AI in Lean Six Sigma projects

The application of AI in Lean Six Sigma projects Applying Lean Six Sigma has been used for decades to improve processes, with the goal of shorter lead times, better quality and lower operating costs. Companies and organizations around the world apply this method in...

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The Lean Experience Center has been revamped

The Lean Experience Center has been revamped

The Lean Experience Center has undergone a renewal We are excited to announce that our Lean Experience Center (LEC) has undergone an exciting transformation! After months of hard work and dedication, our center is now an even more powerful learning environment. Why...

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15 percent discount

15 percent discount

Symbol marks its 15th anniversary: Get now 15% discount on all courses In honor of our 15-year anniversary, we are offering you an exclusive opportunity to receive a 15% discount on any course registration Use the code 15years in the comments box and invest in your...

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6 tips for a smooth return to work after summer vacation

6 tips for a smooth return to work after summer vacation

6 tips for a smooth return to work after summer vacationSummer vacation is over and that means many of us are returning to the daily work routine. After weeks of relaxation and carefree days, the transition to work mode can be a bit challenging. But don't worry! By...

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Study Trip Japan 2023

Study Trip Japan 2023

Study Trip:Japan 4.0Japan is a country known for its rich history, beautiful landscapes and fascinating culture. It is also a country that embraces innovation and is at the forefront of technological developments.The Symbol Japan trip was an interesting travel...

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KSC Conference 2023

KSC Conference 2023

KSC Conference:The future of manufacturing with SymbolLast Tuesday, June 20, 2023, we participated in the KSC Manufacturing Conference 2023 along with other participants such as ASML, Thermo Fischer, Mitutoyo and Jingdiao. This year's event focused on innovation,...

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Consultancy Day: Visual Management

Consultancy Day: Visual Management

Symbol's Consulting Day:Visual Management and Six SigmaAt Symbol, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our consulting skills and share valuable knowledge. We recently had an exciting consultancy day at Visual Workplace BV in Wijchen, where we focused on...

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More than 100 solar panels

More than 100 solar panels

More than100 solar panelsAs champions of efficiency and continuous improvement, we decided to reinforce our commitment to a greener future by also installing solar panels on our 2nd building. We currently have a total of more than 100 solar panels on the roofs.  ...

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The future of process optimization

The future of process optimization

The future of process optimization:AI & Lean Six SigmaArtificial intelligence, or Artifical Intelligence (AI), has dramatically changed the way companies work and innovate. At the same time, Lean Six Sigma remains a popular methodology for process optimization and...

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5 ways to improve your daily work routine

5 ways to improve your daily work routine

5 ways to improve your daily work routine continuously improve If several small improvements are visible each week, it creates a constant sense of success. This sense of success motivates the team, making it easy to create a culture of improvement. Continuous...

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One picture says more than a thousand words

One picture says more than a thousand words

3 reasons to make work instructions (along with Symbol) visual...With transformer stations, energy storage systems, electric car charging stations and a diversity of other products and services, Alfen is the focal point and connecting factor in the power grid. For...

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Are you a Lean Manager?

Are you a Lean Manager?

Our experienced trainer and consultant, Master Black Belt, Thom Luijben, talks about the Lean Manager in this blog. Let me not start with doodlers like "the road is more important than the goal" but really try to give some direction on that. In fact, on April 6, I am...

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