Jim Ha


  • Hi @sramji
    One of methods I can suggest is to quantify the reduction in inventory value . In your example , the TAT reduction from 14 days to 7 days (after stabilization period) , may have resulted in lower number of parts that are kept in stock, or lower finished good inventory. Inventory is not cost savings. It is working capital reduction. You…[Read more]

  • Jim Ha's profile was updated 4 years, 9 months ago

  • 1. Project charter would help to summarize the project.
    Just summarize Before vs After process summary on another back up slide.

    2. It is a hard benefis since you are bringing in NET INCREMENTAL revenue 6 years, 11 months ago

  • @Paull,

    Areas on loan processing that apply six sigma and lean are
    1. End-to-end Turn Around time improvement of the loan from submission to disbursement to applicant
    Use of Process Mapping or Value Stream Map and process streamlining would be useful.
    Look for opportunities for customization of processes , based on customers segments.

    At high…[Read more]

  • Hi Desmond,

    It’s 20% technical, 80% emotional
    Use “critical mass” approach if there are already many believers in the management team. This approach aims toward grooming a pioneer group of employees to apply the tools (keep focusing to get the right people, right project).
    Use “burning platform” approach or cancer approach if there is almost…[Read more]

  • Hi,
    Use SIPOC for getting high level view of the focus of improvement.
    So, you can start with “Process” – lists of macro level steps in the process.
    Then only list all Output (outcome of the process =product, data, reports) from the process.
    Then specify the customers who use the output.
    Next – the Input and Suppliers
    This question may help to…[Read more]

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  • Possible to combine Improve Control tollgates 9 years, 11 months ago

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    I just re registered due to lost user name and password. My first registration was in 2007

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