Why Operations Managers & Entrepreneurs are fighting the same battles

ThroughPut

The number of jobs, defects, cash conversion cycle, and output targets from operations were flipped to other metrics to hit for investment into ThroughPut. Managing two country operations simultaneously undergoing invasion, a recession, layoffs, an industry downturn, job program changes, movement of hazardous materials, and security incidents taught me firsthand that even if you can work 20-hour days, you can’t resolve every situation and prepare for the next situation.

Iraq 40

Quality Improvement in Manufacturing: Relief for Operations Manager

ThroughPut

The number of jobs, defects, cash conversion cycle, and output targets from operations were flipped to other metrics to hit for investment into ThroughPut. Trips to places like Iraq during 2015 made me realize how little people had, and how 90% of the world was in that state. The only real metric that ticks for an Entrepreneur is burn rate. Fall has begun. For Europe, operations are now resuming from the extended production breaks.

Why Operations Managers & Entrepreneurs are fighting the same battles

ThroughPut

The number of jobs, defects, cash conversion cycle, and output targets from operations were flipped to other metrics to hit for investment into ThroughPut. Trips to places like Iraq during 2015 made me realize how little people had, and how 90% of the world was in that state. The only real metric that ticks for an Entrepreneur is burn rate. Fall has begun. For Europe, operations are now resuming from the extended production breaks.

Iraq 40