Can you give an example of non-standard inventory in the service industry?
This could be customization for one application, permit, item or thing. Do you ever have to process something different than the rest as a one-off? There might be a plethora of non-standard inventory in administrative processes!
Tracy is a Managing Partner at GoLeanSixSigma.com, the co-author of The Problem-Solver’s Toolkit and co-host of the Just-in-Time Cafe. She is also a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Instructor at UC San Diego and teaches in San Diego State University’s Lean Enterprise Program. For almost 20 years, she has helped leading organizations like Washington State, Charles Schwab and GE build problem-solving muscles.
Do you have any good suggestions for resources on how to use visual management in software development? For example, when your workforce does all of their work within an online workflow system? Yes, it’s called a Kanban Board. This is…
I would ask them for their input. Get them to participate to understand what that gesture really means. Once they have been heard then the topic is open for group discussion. Groups will often help you with negative participants.