If you have a problem that keeps recurring, even if you think you have already cured it, maybe you were able to treat only the symptoms and may have not yet identified the root cause of the problem. Root Cause Analysis could be helpful to you here. Identifying the root cause of a problem allows you to take the steps to finally solve it and prevent it from occurring again. This saves your organization time, money, and resources.
Date posted: September 17, 2014
Many companies who have survived the present economic crisis have focused on cost control and reduction using process oriented management techniques. This course introduces participants to the tools and techniques related to the improvement of business processes.
Date posted: September 15, 2014
The purchasing function is a vital part of any business for it to succeed. In the past, purchasing meant securing three quotes for each of your purchases and then selecting the supplier with the lowest bid. Today, this is no longer enough. Effective purchasing is about analyzing the offers of our suppliers for the most advantageous total cost of ownership, developing suppliers who are interested in being long term partners with our business. This blog article discusses some of the ways you can do this.
Date posted: September 9, 2014
In this 2 day workshop, you will learn the principles of production and inventory planning and control. The best practices in modern manufacturing will be discussed with an emphasis on the optimizing the supply chain. You will gain an appreciation of various methodologies such as ISO, JIT, Lean and Six Sigma and develop your own creative solutions to increase productivity while reducing inventory without compromising customer satisfaction.
Date posted: August 26, 2014