Best Advice for Increasing Productivity


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In a recent survey, we asked the industry what their best advice is for increasing productivity. Here are just a few of the replies, edited slightly for clarity.

Pete Walker, Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics Inc.: “Follow the process and instructions and measure as many metrics possible."

Dennis Price, Merlin Circuit Technology Ltd: "Use SPC where practically possible to minimize remakes, rework and reduce over-make allowances -- also ensure the best mix of board types for maximum equipment usage."

Joe Noble, J.D. Noble & Associates Inc.: “Good instructions, clear definition of task at hand."

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