Chapter 16 focuses on lean operations. JIT, TPS, and lean operations are
philosophies of continuous improvement. Lean operations focus on customer
desires, TPS focuses on respect for people and standard work practices, and JIT
focuses on driving out waste by reducing inventory. But all three approaches
reduce waste in the production process.The assignment is pick one process improvement methodology either JIT, TPS
or Lean operations and apply the principles to a work or personal
situation. One to two pages but cover all the points for the method
you select.