After having a look at the info-graphic above, you would most certainly ask me how does it apply to blogging. Well, this applies to blogging for sure. I too had not thought if this ever being possible. How could management principles that are used in the manufacturing industry apply to blogging? Well, it took me time and became clear once I read the book – the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey. The first chapter of the book describes about Paradigms and Principles and details how a paradigm shift can give a person an altogether different perspective of a thing that he or she envisioned in a totally different light. And that is exactly what happened. I too realized that the principles of lean can be applied to anything and everything in life and hence to blogging too. And here it is.
Category: Business and Management
Business case study of how a ERP functional consultant is left idle at the client’s location even though there are lots of business process functional issues being reported by the client’s users. The conditions that lead to such a situation and how those should be handled.
This is just an introduction of how and where 5S can be helpful in blogging and how it can help us improve the overall reading and exploration experience of our readers. More will come soon. In the mean time please feel free to comment about how you liked this article.
The Lean Blogging series brings in a new perspective of thinking about improvement in the overall experience for readers and subscribers of blogs.
I have been reading blogs for many years and have seen them develop over the years. Blogs have gone from simple, only content websites having full length blog posts on the front page, to websites having complex layouts cluttered with different sized blocks placed all over the web page to present content to the readers, sometimes only showing the headlines and the full length posts lying somewhere behind the scene. Matters would have been a lot better had there not been graphic ads in the form of banners found in between the content and at strategic locations that attract your attention away from the content you were trying to find.
So I am starting a new series on blogging – Lean Blogging Series and this is the introduction.
Every great blog is great because of the quality of content it offers to its readers. So, to be successful in the blogging arena, you ought to write great articles on your blog to make your existing readers and subscribers stick to your blog and attract new readers in hoards.
I am writing this Not To Do List for writing Great Blog Posts. The list consists of things that are the greatest distraction while you sit down to write your blog posts. While doing something I will come across a great idea for the blog post I had long thought I will write about and then when I sit down to write the post I will get distracted by one thing or the other. I have listed and explained below the things that I found the most distracting while writing.