This Focused Performance Weblog started life as a "business management blog" containing links and commentary related primarily to organizational effectiveness with a "Theory of Constraints" perspective, but is in the process of evolving towards primary content on interactive and mobile marketing. Think of it as about Focusing marketing messages for enhanced Performance. If you are on an archive page, current postings are found here.
Saturday, February 08, 2003
• The Power of a Blitz -- Joe Ely's Learning About Lean weblog has some good advice about doing Kaizen events. These process improvement efforts, typically focused in a particular area that improvement would return benefits, are excellent tools for refining a TOC-based system. By focusing such efforts on bottlenecks, or capacity constrained resources, they turn into a tool for exploitation of the constraint. And when judiciously used elsewhere, may support the need to subordinate to (support) those expolitation strategies and tactics.
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