Post Tagged with: "operational excellence"

Superior Supply Chain Through Operational Excellence: An Interview with Steve Cimorelli

Superior Supply Chain Through Operational Excellence: An Interview with Steve Cimorelli

Ron Crabtree Steve Cimorelli is one of the authors in the new book Driving Operational Excellence on the keys to success in Operational Excellence and Lean… Read More ›

The Definitive Explanation of What Operational Excellence Is and Is Not

The Definitive Explanation of What Operational Excellence Is and Is Not

Operational Excellence is not an empty, meaningless, annoying buzzword; it’s just misunderstood by most executives — even the ones who practice it — and too… Read More ›

Business communications problems I often see that undermine operational excellence initiatives and how I resolve them

Business communications problems I often see that undermine operational excellence initiatives and how I resolve them

Communication problems exist in all companies, but the effects are worse if the company is failing to meet basic operational targets. Three of the most… Read More ›

Subject Matter Experts: The On-Demand Substitutes for Your Job-Hopping Executives

Subject Matter Experts: The On-Demand Substitutes for Your Job-Hopping Executives

You invest a fortune and multi-department resources in every one of your chief officers and directors–needing them to deliver a big return–while they are changing… Read More ›

Smart Operations: The Perfect Partner for Lean & lean Six Sigma

Smart Operations: The Perfect Partner for Lean & lean Six Sigma

Examples of organizations using big data collection and analysis, the Internet of Things, investment in technology and pervasive partner collaboration to maximize value streams for… Read More ›

Smart Operations: The New OpEx for Manufacturing and More, Part II

Smart Operations: The New OpEx for Manufacturing and More, Part II

Supply Chain transformation as an example of using big data collection and analysis, the Internet of Things, investment in technology and pervasive partner collaboration to… Read More ›

Smart Operations: The New OpEx for Manufacturing, Part I

Smart Operations: The New OpEx for Manufacturing, Part I

Using big data collection and analysis, the Internet of Things, investment in technology and pervasive partner collaboration to maximize value streams for the future of… Read More ›

Changing Change

Changing Change

“70 percent of change programs fail to achieve their goals, largely due to employee resistance and lack of management support.” Even change is changing. In… Read More ›

How to Establish Immediate Credibility as a Group Facilitator

How to Establish Immediate Credibility as a Group Facilitator

For most higher level management folks, how to build instant credibility with groups is part of the rights of passage in climbing the corporate leadership… Read More ›

Big Data Analytics for Inclusive Growth

Big Data Analytics for Inclusive Growth

The Global Information Technology Report 2015 focused on how technology has been playing an important part in not only stimulating economic growth but also offering… Read More ›