Monthly Archives: March 2014

Systems Thinking

Focus and Leverage by Bob Sproull | top  Explore why system’s thinking is so important in any improvement effort. As described in the book The Goal, Jonah helped Alex Rogo understand the invalid thinking and assumptions being used to manage … Continue reading

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Theory of Constraints Deployment

  Theory of Constraints doesn’t garner the same attention as lean manufacturing or Six Sigma. Nevertheless, its employment by the IndustryWeek Best Plants winners and finalists is robust. As the accompanying table shows, more than one-third of respondents have extensively … Continue reading

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Operations – DBR and Buffer Management

My Saga to Improve Production by Dr. Eliyahu M. Goldratt  In 1982, I was chairman and a major shareholder of a company ranked by Inc. Magazine as the sixth fastest growing company in the United States. And I was extremely … Continue reading

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The Goal Movie Limited Time Offer

20% off until March 31st (DVD and Permanent Download) The movie brilliantly explains with day to day examples the concepts that boost performance in productivity. An example is the one in which Alex takes his son and a group of … Continue reading

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TOC Events in March and April, 2014

Management Skills Workshop April 21-25, 2014 – South Africa The MSW Program enables participants to develop cutting-edge Management and Thinking skills that combine sound cause-effect logic with intuition and experience. The Program teaches participants to use logical Thinking Processes (TP) … Continue reading

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