Concerning risks there wont be many since lean concepts are already in use at

Concerning risks there wont be many since lean

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Concerning risks, there won’t be many since lean concepts are already in use at Hydro. With Hydro Systems having a department dedicated to continuous improvement, the department usually identifies such in time to ensure that they don’t derail the implementation process. The real risk is the actual work center at the implementation stage. When implementing changes, there are expected disruptions since the same resources are the ones running the business processes ( Abolhassani, Layfield, & Gopalakrishnan, 2016) There is the risk of getting the
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MILESTONE ONE 4 products produced in time as well as maintaining the high quality of the products. There is another risk with employee training as there are chances that not all employees will accept the changes.
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MILESTONE ONE 5 References Abolhassani, A., Layfield, K., & Gopalakrishnan, B. (2016). Lean and US manufacturing industry: popularity of practices and implementation barriers. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management , 65 (7), 875-897. Antosz, K., & Stadnicka, D. (2017). Lean philosophy implementation in SMEs–study results. Procedia Engineering , 182 , 25-32.
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