Demand and revenue forecasting requires different levels of detail depending on your timeframe.
Productive simplicity somehow expresses what is driving most of Willem’s achievements.
Key to success is closely related to business intelligence i.e. data but also detailed analysis.
Guiding people is key to success, yet it is sometimes forgotten at the expense of performance.
I am a strong believer that humor is an essential enabler of creating a more productive environment.
There is good news for those who enjoy working from home as per a Texas research team.
One of the major productivity (and cost reduction) enabling factors is EDI connectivity.
A funny image but worthwhile sharing as it does nicely reflect what I regularly saw.
On time delivery influences customer satisfaction and financials … so better constantly measure it !
And customer satisfaction as a super bonus if you do this right securing strongest financial performance.
Customer satisfaction and supply chain are all about solid processes, specially during crisis !
We don’t like to hear it but operations simply execute strategies and tactics decided by management.
The usual trap of many companies is trying to be refreshingly new, exciting, trend driven.
Continuous focus on identifying, and winning new opportunities is key to secure the future of your business.
Being unsatisfied with a consultant is not unusual but … give it a good thought first.
It is easy to obtain a team all moving in the same direction and face the hard challenge !
It is a clear and proven fact … good communication is a proven and key productivity enabler !
Policies and procedures are often perceived as such, yet they heavily contribute to productivity and quality.
You may be very pleased with your consultant in spite of the high price you have paid for his work.
Collaboration starts with the simple willingness of a person or organization to help and make a change.
Appropriate goal setting will drive challenge and performance … don’t push the limits though !
Providing customers with a fast pricing proposal is key to grow your business in a productive manner.
A new adventure when Motorola Standard Components Group (SCG) became ON Semiconductor.
My electronics background was best invested at Motorola as their Benelux distribution manager.