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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints Theory of Constraints
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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints Management as Science Application of scientific method Theory Hypotheses Data Verification
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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints Five Principles of TOC 1. Every system has a bottleneck or constraint. 2. There is variance in every system. 3. Every organization must be managed as a system. 4. Performance measures are crucial to the organization’s success. 5. Every system must continually improve.
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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints The Customer WC1 WC2 WC3 WC5 WC6 WC4 WC7 195/day 300/day 180/day 300/day 300/day 200/day 250/day Demand: 200/day Exhibit 1. Every System Has a Bottleneck
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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints Principle 2: There is Variance in every system A B C D E F G MARKET H Time Time If A ends here, then B’s distribution shifts to the right
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The Goal North River Press Eliyahu M. Goldratt and Jeff Cox, The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement (POOGI) Theory of Constraints Principle 3: Every organization must be managed as a system A B C D E F G MARKET Product flows through Work Centers A through H. The product must flow in strict sequence (i.e., B cannot be done before A). H “One phenomenon is called ‘dependent events.’ Do you know what I mean by that term? I mean that an event, or a series of effects, must take place before another can begin … the subsequent event depends upon the ones prior to it. You follow?” (Goldratt, The Goal , 1992, p. 86) Dependent Events
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The Goal Theory of Constraints A B C Work station A has a high variance in processing times B’s processing distribution B’s distribution of completed
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course MGT 390 taught by Professor Fredendall during the Fall '07 term at Clemson.

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TOC Goal - The Goal Theory of Constraints Theory of...

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