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OpEx White Papers & Infographics

Focused, in-depth guides and handy printables on a variety of topics relating to Operational Excellence.

2019 Global OpEx Trends Report by Institute for Operational Excellence

2019 Global OpEx Trends Report


What's next in OpEx? Read about the common challenges and hallmarks of success, including how 71% of respondents have instilled OpEx in their corporate culture.

OPEX CULTURE, BUSINESS GROWTH

8 Principles to Achieve Operational Excellence


Ditch vague, motivational approaches to achieve OpEx and learn the practical 8 design guidelines that enable perpetual growth in this 10-page white paper.

business growth, MANUFACTURING, OFFICE/BUSINESS PROCESS

Roadmap to Achieve Operational Excellence

Roadmap to Achieve Operational Excellence


This infographic includes a visual pathway to Operational Excellence complete with easy-to-understand summaries of each step that every employee can grasp,

OPEX CULTURE, business growth, MANUFACTURING, OFFICE/BUSINESS PROCESS

designing value stream flow white paper

Designing Value Stream Flow Through Shared Equipment


A 15-page detailed guide to transform your manufacturing operation and achieve Operational Excellence with strategies for connecting shared resources and incorporating them into the flow.

manufacturing

End to End Value Stream Design

End-to-End Value Stream Design


Value stream mapping deconstructed! Need immediate improvement? Get this A-Z guide for developing accurate future state maps.

MANUFACTURING

free white paper

Designing for Operational Excellence in the Office


Copy/paste these techniques to design your office for predictable workflow so that service is always delivered on time.

OFFICE/BUSINESS PROCESS

opex readiness infographic

5 Factors that Make Your Organization Ready for OpEx


This infographic includes five indicators to determine if your organization is on track for OpEx success. 

OPEX CULTURE, BUSINESS GROWTH

10 Questions to Answer Before Designing Mixed Model Value Streams


Learn the ten guidelines to generate a future state map for mixed model flow that will reduce inventory, increase on-time delivery, reduce lead times and increase market share.

MANUFACTURING

3 Steps to Prepare an Organization for Operational Excellence


Free 3-step execution plan to help you launch a successful OpEx Implementation.

OPEX CULTURE, BUSINESS GROWTH

opex jeopardy trivia

Test Your OpEx Knowledge


Free downloadable game inspired by the TV game show Jeopardy!, participants answer questions from five OpEx categories.

OPEX CULTURE


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