Basics of Takt Time and how to use it in actual operations【Toyota Production System】

This article is about the basics of Toyota’s Takt Time and how to use it in actual operations. It explains how it’s used by Toyota. Takt Time is one of Toyota’s Standardized Work’s 3 elements. Standardized Work is explained as well.

(Duration: 5:16)

 

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Process FMEA (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis)【Excel Template】

This article is about Process FMEA (Failure Modes and Effects Analysis). It explains what FMEA is and how to conduct it using an Excel template. Please try conducting the Process FMEA using the template.

(Duration: 5:47)

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How to Conduct a Job Analysis and Make a Job Description【Excel Template】

This article is about how to make a job description. Because it’s necessary to know your target position’s job content, you should do a job analysis first. This article will show how to conduct a job analysis and make a job description using an Excel template.

(Duration: 7:45)

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Job Description and Performance Appraisal, which is an Employee Development PDCA Cycle 

The answer to “What tool clarifies responsibility and authority?”, would be a job description, which is a document that is commonly used to show the details about a particular position in the company. This episode will explain both a job description and performance appraisal.

(Duration: 5:36)

 

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How to Calculate an Adequate Inventory and Proper Order Quantity

This article introduces the type of ordering method and how to calculate the adequate inventory quantity of the regular timing & unfixed-quantity ordering method and how to calculate the proper ordering quantity from them and explain why it’s a right method with simulation.

(Duration: 8:04)

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FIFO: the 4 Points Needed Thoroughly Implement ‘First In, First Out’

This article will explain the four important points needed to thoroughly implement ‘First In, First Out’. Those points are 1) “To design a process where FIFO is achieved naturally”, 2) “To make it easy to know the ‘freshness’ of your inventory”, 3) “To minimize inventory quantity” and 4) “Thorough employee education”.

(Duration: 7:22)

 

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How to use the T-test and F-test in a real world【Excel Function】

Today’s topic is the T-test and F-test and their Excel functions. The T-test is used to compare two data groups’ averages and the F-test is used during the process of obtaining the T-test’s result.

(Duration: 8:03)

 

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