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 4th Industrial Revolution and the human touch: Why we need people in the loop — August 2, 2016
  2. What Global Manufacturers Can Learn From the Insurance Business — February 11, 2016
  3. The Post-Fourth Industrial Revolution World – Part 2 — August 20, 2015
  4. The Post-Fourth Industrial Revolution World – Part 1 — August 19, 2015
  5. Real-time Operation Optimization: A New Reality? — February 18, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Why Shortage vs. Stock is Not Really a Tradeoff — 8 comments
  2. Golf Lessons from Lean, Six Sigma and TOC — 6 comments
  3. Why So Many Standards? ISA-95, SCOR, MESA… and now DiRA — 5 comments
  4. Lean Manufacturing and the World of Warcraft — 4 comments
  5. My Lessons Learned from 5 Years of Assessing Manufacturing Operations — 4 comments

Author's posts listings

Aug 02 2016

The 4th Industrial Revolution and the human touch: Why we need people in the loop

Is the driverless factory in our future? Three reasons why growing manufacturing complexity will keep humans in the loop for a long time to come.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2016/08/the-4th-industrial-revolution-and-the-human-touch-why-we-need-people-in-the-loop/

Feb 11 2016

What Global Manufacturers Can Learn From the Insurance Business

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As a global manufacturer, there might be a few things you could learn from the insurance industry about risk management.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2016/02/what-global-manufacturers-can-learn-from-the-insurance-business/

Aug 20 2015

The Post-Fourth Industrial Revolution World – Part 2

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is more than just a bunch of hype … actual changes in production processes will impact our future buying experiences.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2015/08/the-post-fourth-industrial-revolution-world-part-2/

Aug 19 2015

The Post-Fourth Industrial Revolution World – Part 1

Is the Fourth Industrial Revolution just a bunch of hype? Or, is there substance behind the transformation?

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2015/08/the-post-fourth-industrial-revolution-world-part-1/

Feb 18 2015

Real-time Operation Optimization: A New Reality?

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Modern manufacturing systems might now be capable of optimizing shop floor schedules in near real-time.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2015/02/real-time-operation-optimization-a-new-reality/

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