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Economies of ScaleApplying the principles of mass production, large batch sizes, and consolidated control strategies to achieve minimum unit processing costs.
Elements of WorkThe elements of work are:

  1. Value-added work
  2. Non value-added work
  3. Waste
EmpowermentA series of actions designed to give employees greater control over their working lives.
Error ProofingA process used to prevent errors from occurring or to immediately point out a defect as it occurs. See “poka-yoke”.
Evaporating CloudsA method used in Theory of Constraints. Same as Conflict Resolution.
External Set UpAll set-up tasks that can be done while the machine is still running.

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