Spend less than 10 minutes with Ken Cowman, CEO of Emercomm, to find out the most common reasons for an ERP project to fail. Hint…it’s seldom during the implementation phase.
Spend less than 14 minutes with Ken Cowman, CEO of Emercomm and former inventory manager, to learn the methodology to achieving inventory record accuracy of over 99% and how to eliminate the need for the annual physical count.
Spend less than 10 minutes with Ken Cowman, CEO of Emercomm, to hear his thoughts on how the future of work will create great opportunities for organizations to reduce: overhead costs; greenhouse gases, employee stress and taxes while improving employee productivity by 10 to 20 percent.
Are inventory count variances a problem or a symptom of something else? In this article we talk about some of the problems that inaccurate inventory records create, some root causes to consider and attributes that will ensure a successful inventory record management result.
Stress lowers the body’s immune system which limits its ability to fight off common illnesses that result in short-term absenteeism. Psychological issues such as depression and anxiety and panic attacks are also being reported. Not surprisingly, more than half of workers surveyed state that job-related stress is having a negative impact on their productivity.
In the thirty plus years that I’ve been managing people, one of the most frustrating moments for me is when I get a communication from an employee that informs me that they will not be at work today. Unplanned downtime drives management productivity down as we determine the impact of the absence and how to prioritize the tasks of others to ensure that critical work gets done. How do we minimize the impact to productivity of everyone impacted?
Are you passively or actively engaging your process modeling?
Any organization that is going to engage in Lean initiatives should take a hard look at its business processes and where wasted time, effort, costs and risks likely exist. Investing
in a Passive BPM technology that allows for the metrics to be captured and deployed will help quantify waste and risk factors…as long as you have a facilitator that knows how to use the tools properly. If you choose a process modeling solution that can be automated, it’s going to make making changes to, and getting control of, those processes easier and faster.
A Penny Spent Wisely: Choosing and Using Solutions and Professional Services Providers
Are you asking the right questions when choosing a new computer solution and professional service providers?