The happenings in my surroundings compel me to think. A couple of days back, a thought, which is being reproduced after this paragraph, occurred to me when I found that many who push very hard fail to deliver quality output. 859 more words
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This next thirty days takes me to May 17th. Quite a lot should have happened by then. Let’s talk about my aims now til then. 259 more words
11. Part A. Eliminate numerical quotas for the workforce.
I find this probably the most confused part of Deming’s thinking. Carefully reading Out of the Crisis (at pp70-75) Deming’s attack is not on standardised work, that is advocated as central to his message, but against specifications for the volume of work: calls answered per hour, finished parts per day. 906 more words