Proper scheduling and workflow visibility reduce accidents and maintenance errors, while improving productivity
President and CEO Joseph Doria said cost control and automation are key to competing
Fortune 500 corporate trainer focuses on boosting productivity
More than 70 per cent of employers and employees say worker productivity is up
Competitiveness and ability to innovate is crucial in determining our long-term economic success.
The Montreal-based paper and forest product company benefited from better paper pricing than expected, but productivity at several mills was down
Modern infrastructure, government support and foreign direct investment were considered less important.
Considering its economic performance has fared better than most other markets, Canadian business owners can’t afford to overlook productivity lapses.
Kaizen The Japanese word for “continuous improvement” was introduced after the Second World War as a way to humanize the workplace, eliminate overly difficult work and offer line-workers a scientific approach to their jobs. In a nutshell, Kaizen: • Involves…
Developed in 1986 by telecommunications giant, Motorola, Six Sigma’s goal is to improve the quality of process output by identifying and removing the causes of defects. It also minimizes variability in manufacturing. It is used by some of the world’s…