Workflow and operational processes are only as efficient as their weakest component. Identifying, targeting, and improving the most inefficient processes within a company can have numerous benefits. Eliminating bottlenecks can help to lower operational costs while ensuring workers and staff face fewer obstacles, which improves both individual and overall efficiency.
Assessing the processes involved in day-to-day operations can turn up several components that may be less than efficient or in need of improvement; a few key concepts may be all that is required to improve efficiency across the board. (more…)