Design for X (DfX) is a set of technical guidelines that may be applied during the design of a product for the optimization of a specific aspect of the design. The "X" in DfX can be different aspects of product development, such as reliability, deployment, assembly, manufacturing, cost, service, usability, safety and quality.
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Just-in-time (JIT) manufacturing, also known as just-in-time production, is a methodology aimed primarily at reducing times within the production system as well as response times from suppliers and to customers. JIT is an emerging practice in resource management developed as a need to control for the scarce nature of critical resources.
This is a forward thinking exercise, with an eye on the past. It is a mix of retrospective and futurospective which uncover risks.
What is Negotiation
What is the Kano Model?
5S represents Japanese words that describe the steps of a workplace organization process. English equivalent words are shown in parenthesis.
7 Wastes of Lean Manufacturing
When to baseline a project is pretty clear. Typically you set the initial baseline for the project when the project schedule has been defined and all resources assigned.
The 10 Project Management knowledge areas: