Engaging a consultant can be a risky activity. Engaging the wrong consultant might be a ‘career limiting’ move. Engaging the right consultant might result in successful project, promotion, and be a career defining move. But how do you choose the right consultant? Here are 3 questions to ask that will help you choose the right […]
This page is part 1 of an article that explains the three reasons that you should engage a spare parts inventory management consultant and goes on to propose three questions you should ask before engaging that consultant. The Right Spare Parts Inventory Management Consultant Can Generate Real Value There are plenty of old jokes […]
This page is part 2 of an article that explains the three reasons that you should engage a spare parts inventory management consultant and goes on to propose three questions you should ask before engaging that consultant.
Often Phillip is asked to tell the story of how he became involved in spare parts inventory management. Here it is in his own words. I Started as a Maintenance Engineer The time that I was first involved with spare parts inventory management? This was more than 30 years ago when I was a […]
Why a Spare Parts Stocking Policy? To stock or not to stock, that is the question. One of the major flaws in most spare parts management systems is the absence of a clear spare parts stocking policy that provides guidance on when to stock an item and when not to stock an item. The absence […]
Back in the 1990’s I worked with a CEO who was a genius at getting the best value from spare parts management consulting. His approach was simple: when a consultant provided a proposal to assist with advice he would: Strip back the work to its bare essentials Insist on access to the top senior talent at […]
The Inventory Optimization Road Map Will Show You: The five key activities for achieving lasting results The specific order in which to execute these activities for greatest effect The process that is the foundation of successful optimization training The 18 actions that under-pin the journey The single action that moves inventory optimization from being ‘a […]