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The biggest constraint we Theory of Constraints consultants find is … (part 1)

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Theory of Constraints for Job Shops and Machine Shops (Custom Manufacturers) By Dr Lisa Lang We have worked with companies around the globe implementing Theory of Constraints, Lean and Six Sigma and the constraint is always the same.  It’s how we think.  In particular, it’s how the business owner or leader of the company thinks. You buy the same equipment […]

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The Goal by Goldratt is on Amazon Top Executives Book Club

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In an interview with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezo, Jon Fortt for CNBC reported:  This summer he (Amazon CEO Jeff Bezo) spent time at Lab126, a Silicon Valley outpost about a mile from Apple headquarters where Amazon engineers hash out hardware designs. And he also hosted three all-day book clubs with Amazon’s top executives, capped by nice dinners at the end. Bezos […]

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Job Shop Scheduling Success!

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I can’t believe we have already had over 100 companies go through or Velocity Scheduling System Coaching Program!  Time really does fly.  Who would have thought that custom job shops and machine shops could substantially improve their scheduling WITHOUT an onsite consultant? That they could substantially improve on time delivery?  That they could substantially reduce the time it takes to get a […]

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FREE Webinar on Job Shop and Machine Shop Scheduling

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This webinar replay is on exactly how to Get More Jobs Done Faster. It is NOT theory but a specific “how to”. This is the same program recommended by Westinghouse to their vendors and recommened internally to Schlumberger plants. To participate LIVE in one of these webinars and to get YOUR questions answered, sign up here: https://www.velocityschedulingsystem.com/webinar/ Space is limited […]

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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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