This book introduces Systematic Improvement Planning (SIP), a structured approach to improvement. It draws upon proven industrial engineering and quality improvement tools, along with some of its own, and enables people to make positive changes. SIP is designed to help meet goals, solve problems, and implement ideas. The book provides a comprehensive and detailed framework for operational improvement at all levels of an enterprise.
Table of Contents
Improvement Planning: Results-based Improvement. Results-based Systematic Improvement Planning (SIP). Steps of Systematic Improvement Planning: Orient and Investigate Current Status by Data Analysis. Clarify Improvement Targets. Understand Analysis and Dermine Operational Leverages. Develop Alternative Improvement Ideas. Evaluate Improvement Ideas and Select the Best ones. Implementation Plan of Selected Improvement and Contorls. Appendixes: Sample Applications. Brain Storming. Working Forms. References. Index.