The following must be submitted by the end of the day (11:59pm ET) on Friday. No credit is available for submissions not made by this time. The system will not accept submissions made after this time. This is not a group assignment; it must be worked on individually.
Write a five-page (1,250 – 1,500 words) double-spaced essay (not including cover page and references pages), in which you address the following eight objectives:
Explain the core beliefs of the just-in-time (JIT) philosophyDescribe the elements of JITExplain the key elements of JIT manufacturingExplain the elements of total quality management (TGM) and their role in JITDescribe the role of people in JIT and why respect for people is so importantDescribe the benefits of JITDiscuss the implementation process of a successful JIT systemDescribe the impact of JIT on service and manufacturing organizations
The post Just-in-time (JIT) philosophy