Answer each question in your own words in 150 words minimum.
- What is the lean concept and why is it important to study?
- How can lean be applied to manufacturing and service processes?
- What is work center scheduling and why is it important for firms to focus on?
- How to apply scheduling techniques to service and manufacturing processes.
- What is the Theory of Constraints (TOC) and why is it important to study?
- How is the TOC different from conventional approaches?
- How can the TOC be applied to reduce bottlenecks in a variety of applications?
Add your references and citations for each question.