Process Optimization Inspiration
Where do you find inspiration for process optimization?
A good first inspiration source in process optimization is to look for best
practices in your industry. Knowing average yield of a
process can help identify goals and define a financial stake for process optimization.
Asking a new employee to look for process optimization opportunities or lead a process
optimization team is an excellent way to improve the process. A
new employee will be more accepting of alternatives opposite an employee working in the same
area or process for 25 years. A new employee with a broad
background can further expand alternate thinking to redefine the process and come up with a new
Third option for inspiration is to hire a
consultant to provide recommendations for high return opportunities. A consultant with Lean/Six Sigma method experience can help speed the