January 2010

We have a very complex shop. We do on-site work, repairs, maintenance, and new work. How can I be sure VSS will work with that amount of complexity?

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By Dr Lisa Lang Almost everyone who starts thinks that THEIR job shop is too complex and it won’t work for them.  But at the same time, they’ve tried everything else and on the crazy chance that the Velocity Scheduling System can help, they decide to try it.  First let me give you some idea of the types shops that are DOING […]

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I like what you’ve presented, but I’m not sure my guys will buy-in. We’ve been doing things our way for a really long-time.

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Do YOU want to improve?  Are YOU motivated to be the strong encouragement to your team?  If yes, then I will take care of explaining what we are going to do, why we are going to do it, what to expect as your implementing, and I will provide some accountability and even a little motivation.  You just keep you team honestly trying what I’ve asked — […]

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Will VSS work with my ERP (Job Boss, Visual, Global, etc)?

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Yes, VSS works with all ERP packages.   We have had clients that have used Job Boss, Visual Manufacturing, Global, no ERP and everything in between.  We have also had participants that were doing very detailed job shop scheduling or very little scheduling when they started. The Velocity Scheduling System is made up of a visual scheduling board, a visual planning […]

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What if we need more help after VSS program completes?

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Some companies complete the Velocity Scheduling System Coaching Program getting great results but know that they can still improve more.  And these companies have requested continued access to the group coaching sessions and on-line content. If after the 14 week program you want to continue to get support and you want continued access to the on-line content as it gets updated and as […]

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30 Job Shops Improve Scheduling

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30 Job Shops Improve Scheduling By Dr Lisa Lang In 2009 we significantly improved the scheduling and operations of 30 custom job shops and machine shops. These 30 shops improved due date performance (DDP) to at least 97%, reduced lead-time by 50%, all while improving communication and reducing chaos. Isn’t it time for YOU to do the same? Here’s an […]

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