Headcount Reduction

by Christer Idhammar
Posted 12/8/2003

Not long ago I was involved in a reliability and improvement initiative in a big plant. As always, the improvement initiative was received with skeptics, many other initiatives had come and gone with various results during the last fifteen years. These initiatives, management declared, would be different than the previous ones. It had now been decided that it would be a long term reliability improvement initiative, not only a cost cutting exercise.   Continue reading →