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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.
Thursday, May 22, 2008
-- From Joe Ely... Work-in-Process for Knowledge Work If you want/need to move things through your system faster, you need to minimize tying up work-in-process in queues (in-boxes). And you can't get more minimized than zero. "Zero is easy to measure and observe. Impossible to fudge. And, I have found, amazingly liberating."
knowledge work, lean, productivity
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