James Mok

Author's details

Name: James Mok
Date registered: July 28, 2010
URL: http://www.apriso.com

Biography

James Mok is a strategist, evangelist, consultant, project manager and implementer. He has experience with enterprise software in manufacturing in automotive, high-tech, electronics, industrial, consumer goods and healthcare sectors. Around here we just call him “the Lean guy.” James also has a personal blog at http://jmok007.wordpress.com.

Latest posts

  1. The Power of Pull for Manufacturers — June 27, 2013
  2. Bombs, Earthquakes and Cost of Quality — June 4, 2013
  3. 5 ways To Advance Lean Manufacturing with Real-time Intelligence — February 28, 2013
  4. Using Real-time Intelligence to Enhance Lean Manufacturing — February 26, 2013
  5. Applying Nobel-winning Physics to Manufacturing Operations Management — October 16, 2012

Most commented posts

  1. Why Shortage vs. Stock is Not Really a Tradeoff — 8 comments
  2. Lean Manufacturing and the World of Warcraft — 4 comments
  3. My Lessons Learned from 5 Years of Assessing Manufacturing Operations — 4 comments
  4. Why So Many Standards? ISA-95, SCOR, MESA… and now DiRA — 4 comments
  5. Golf Lessons from Lean, Six Sigma and TOC — 4 comments

Author's posts listings

Jun 27 2013

The Power of Pull for Manufacturers

Picture1

An introduction to the “Power of Pull” manufacturing for achieving new levels of innovation and operational excellence

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2013/06/the-power-of-pull-for-manufacturers/

Jun 04 2013

Bombs, Earthquakes and Cost of Quality

power_law_warranty_cost_graph

The occurrence of bombs, earthquakes and catastrophic quality events can all better understood by applying the Power Law

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2013/06/bombs-earthquakes-and-cost-of-quality/

Feb 28 2013

5 ways To Advance Lean Manufacturing with Real-time Intelligence

Lean_manufacturing_intelligence

Here are 5 ways you can advance Lean manufacturing with real time manufacturing intelligence

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2013/02/5-ways-to-advance-lean-manufacturing-with-real-time-intelligence/

Feb 26 2013

Using Real-time Intelligence to Enhance Lean Manufacturing

Lean manufacturing can be enhanced by adding access to real-time manufacturing intelligence

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2013/02/using-real-time-intelligencdata-to-enhance-lean-manufacturing-2/

Oct 16 2012

Applying Nobel-winning Physics to Manufacturing Operations Management

quantum_physics_manufacturing_intelligence

Manufacturers can apply Nobel-winning physics techniques to achieve better understanding of their manufacturing operations

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2012/10/applying-nobel-winning-physics-to-manufacturing-operations-management/

Jul 20 2012

My Lessons Learned from 5 Years of Assessing Manufacturing Operations

operational_performance_improvement

Here is a sample of the potential business and financial benefits of implementing a platform-based manufacturing execution system

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2012/07/my-lessons-learned-from-5-years-of-assessing-manufacturing-operations/

May 09 2012

3 Tips to Consider When Launching a Greenfield Plant in China

greenfield_for_plant

Here are 3 Tips to Consider When Launching a Greenfield Plant in China

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2012/05/3-tips-to-consider-when-launching-a-greenfield-plant-in-china/

Nov 10 2011

3 Ways to Increase Operational Agility in Turbulent Times

turbulence

Managing operations in turbulent times often requires adding safety stocks or other insurance policies.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/11/3-ways-to-increase-operational-agility-in-turbulent-times/

Oct 21 2011

Lean Manufacturing and the World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft III

The World of Warcraft might hold clues on how to enhance your Lean Manufacturing practices.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/10/lean-manufacturing-and-the-world-of-warcraft/

Sep 13 2011

The Key to Interlocking Traceability

digital_key

Interlocking traceability offers even further benefits with real-time visibility to track production processes from across manufacturing and the product supply network.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/09/the-key-to-interlocking-traceability/

Older posts «