Integrated Concept for the Selection of Process-improving and Competence-increasing Methods for the Shopfloor

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Drivers like globalization, digitalization and the demographic change force companies to constantly adapt to changing environmental requirements. In order to cope with this changes companies use process-improving and competence-increasing methods. To select the most suitable methods, a concept is needed which supports companies by identifying suitable methods. This paper describes which factors have to be considered for an efficient selection of process-improving and competence-increasing methods and how companies can identify their need to improvement with regard to key performance indicators and employee competences.
Original languageEnglish
JournalUniversal Journal of Management
Issue number10
Pages (from-to)587-592
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2016

    Research areas

  • Engineering - Competence -increasing Methods, Increase in Productivity, Process -improving Methods, Identification of Need for Improvement, Profiles for Methods