When we are talking about data driven business or in general about industrial processes, we are talking about numbers and performance. To measure the performance of processes and keep control on them we need appropriate metrics, perhaps a complete … [Continue reading] about 4 Essential Rules for a Good Metrics System
In April 2013 Dr. Andreas Freund started a discussion on LinkedIn with the following provocative topic: Why do continuous improvement initiatives (not projects!) almost always fail to sustain? In the following weeks he received almost 400 replies and … [Continue reading] about Why do continuous improvement initiatives fail to sustain?
This video by Gemba Academy provides an overview over the 7 quality tools for Quality Control (or Total Quality Control / TQC). Graph Check Sheet Pareto Chart Cause & Effect Scatter Diagram Histogram Control Chart … [Continue reading] about 7 Quality Control Tools
Google Glass ist ein technisches Meisterwerk, welches die "analoge" Welt des Menschen noch näher an die digitale Welt, den "Cyberspace" heranführen wird. Die Grenzen zwischen dem "ich bin hier" und dem "ich bin drin" werden verschwimmen. Google Glass … [Continue reading] about Google Glass – wie es funktioniert
This video provides an overview of the Continuous Improvement journey at Nemours, including the history and philosophy of CI, and the tools and activities being used throughout the organization. … [Continue reading] about Continuous Improvement journey at Nemours
Introduction to Lean Manufacturing ... a video by Gemba Academy … [Continue reading] about Introduction to Lean Manufacturing – Gemba Academy
Jabil shows flexible and standardized automation philosophy … [Continue reading] about Jabil’s Automation Philosophy