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Maintenance Work Planning: 5 Elements to Consider
http://www.lce.com/ Tim Kister, Senior Planning and Scheduling SME with Life Cycle Engineering, explains the 5 elements of work planning that planners frequently give limited attention and detail.
Views: 128429 Life Cycle Engineering
Maintenance Supervisor Coaching
http://www.LCE.com Dave Berube, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses how to coach a Maintenance Supervisor. The three areas of focus for a maintenance supervisor are Job Safety, Job Quality and Job Efficiency. LCE uses a coaching card to maintain focus on these three areas. If you would like a copy of a coaching card, please email us at [email protected]
Views: 58959 Life Cycle Engineering
Instructor vs Facilitator
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute, explains the difference between an instructor and a facilitator skills all learning leaders should have.
Views: 33534 Life Cycle Engineering
Cycle Counting for Storerooms
http://www.lce.com/ Doug Wallace, Materials Management SME at Life Cycle Engineering, describes the basics of an effective cycle counting program, and explains how it can benefit your storeroom processes and improve the reliability of your inventory balances.
Views: 13936 Life Cycle Engineering
Improving Plant Performance with Leading Metrics
http://www.lce.com Dave Berube, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses improving plant performance by focusing on leading metrics. Don't focus on lagging indicators. Focus on leading indicators (new behaviors) to achieve better results, to get better performance, to achieve more profit.
6 Traits Every Great Maintenance Planner Must Have
Roger Corley joins the Asset Reliability @Work podcast for the second time to talk about the role of the maintenance planner and the six characteristics that make a planner great. Discussion highlights include: Explaining the responsibilities of the maintenance planner Understanding the difference between planner and scheduler Identifying the six unique traits of a great planner Discussing the education needed to become a planner
Management of Change vs Change Management
http://www.lce.com/standup Dave Berube, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses the terms Management of Change vs Change Management. Often times these terms are used incorrectly. "Management of Change" refers to the technical side of change. "Change Management" refers to the people side of change.
Views: 16500 Life Cycle Engineering
Learning Objectives that Produce Results
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Learning Objectives are the foundation of training programs that produce results. Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute describes how Blooms Taxonomy aids in creating learning objectives.
Views: 15067 Life Cycle Engineering
What Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Tool is Best for Operators?
http://www.LCE.com Carl March, Reliability Subject Matter Expert, with Life Cycle Engineering, presents a novel approach to an age old RCA tool for operators - "Should-Actual-5 Whys" This installment is a part of a series of informative video lessons called 'Reliability Made Simple.'
Leading a High Performance Team
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Effective leaders recognize that high performance teams are made up of high-performing individuals. Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute, shares five behaviors demonstrated by leaders of high performing teams. Do you practice these behaviors? Watch this video to find out how your team can perform at the highest possible level.
Views: 17094 Life Cycle Engineering
Four Reliability Excellence Competencies
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute, describes the four competencies required to achieve Reliability Excellence.
ADKAR 5 Step Process for Successful Organizational Change
Jeff Nevenhoven, a Prosci-certified Change Management Practitioner with over 20 years of experience in operations and reliability, joins the podcast to discuss the Prosci ADKAR model for change management. Jeff explains how each phase of the model is used to facilitate successful change management for manufacturing organizations. Discussion highlights include: Explaining the purpose of the ADKAR model Detailing each phase and how it's used to facilitate change Discussing the importance of following each phase in order Becoming Prosci-certified in change management
Views: 13564 Life Cycle Engineering
Reliability Engineering Certificate
http://www.LCE.com/Institute Life Cycle Engineering is proud to partner with Clemson University's Center for Corporate Learning to offer the Reliability Engineering Certificate. This program equips participants to build and sustain a strategic reliability engineering program, prepare control strategies that reduce risk and improve asset utilization, determine predictive technologies and an effective predictive maintenance program, and establish a root cause analysis program that will lead to reduced downtime, increased production and a culture of continuous improvement. This program includes an optional work product that will earn the participant a Reliability Engineer Certification (REC).
MTBF Metric: The Pitfalls of Its Misuse
http://www.lce.com Bill Barto, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses the pitfalls of relying solely on the MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) metric.
Views: 18541 Life Cycle Engineering
Using an A3 Problem-solving Tool to Achieve Reliability Excellence®
http://www.LCE.com Randy Heisler, of Life Cycle Engineering, explains using an A3 problem-solving tool to achieve Reliability Excellence. Using the Three Waves of Reliability Excellence and A3 thinking to achieve Reliability Excellence.
Is Training the Answer?
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute, asks "Is Training the Answer?"
Life Cycle Engineering Company Overview
http://www.LCE.com Bob Fei, President and CEO of Life Cycle Engineering, provides an overview of the company's solutions, services and culture.
The Reliability Engineer: Then &Now
Mike Smith joins the Asset Reliability @ Work podcast to talk about the role of today's Reliability Engineer. Together, we'll explore how that role has transformed over the years in terms of responsibilities and training. Mike will tell you what he thinks should be in the RE's toolbox and he'll provide advice for those looking to become proficient within this job field. Discussion highlights include: Discussing how the responsibilities have changed over the years Understanding the current challenges facing REs Identifying training opportunities that didn't exist before Identifying the 3-5 "tools" that every RE should have in their toolbox
Train the Trainer: Power of the Flip Chart
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Scott Franklin, of Life Cycle Institute & Life Cycle Engineering, explains how to create an engaging learning environment by using a flip chart.
Views: 40823 Life Cycle Engineering
Using Kitting for Maintenance Repairs
http://www.LCE.com Al Emeneker, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses using kitting for maintenance repairs, specifically planned work kitting and crash kits.
Risk-Based Asset Management Implementation Model
http://www.lce.com/ Mike Poland, Director of Asset Management Services, explains a simple implementation model for a risk based asset management system.
Life Cycle Engineering's Reliability Excellence Journey
Watch to learn about the series of steps an organization takes in order to create a sustainable culture of reliability.
Top 10 Ways to Kill a Rapid Course Development Project
http://www.lce.com/impactblog/ In a tribute to David Letterman's Top 10, Tara Denton (with Life Cycle Institute) presents 10 ways a project team can stifle course development.
Using Learning Impact Maps to Change Behavior and Produce Results! - Webinar
http://www.LCE.com (Hosted by Bill Wilder) Listen as Bill discusses how to use Learning Impact Maps to produce results that advance organizational goals. He will also explain how Learning Impact Maps establish the expectations and leadership alignment that facilitate application of new knowledge and skills. Bill will give examples of how to leverage this tool before, during and after training to save time and money while producing documented results.
Operations-led Reliability
http://www.LCE.com Bruce Wesner, of Life Cycle Engineering, discusses his presentation "Operations-led Reliability" at Reliable Plant Conference 2011. The four main themes were operator care rounds, loss elimination, implement standard work and autonomous maintenance.
Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Course Preview
http://www.lce.com/institute Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Training Planning and scheduling is one of the fastest and most effective investments an organization can make to improve productivity and availability. The processes participants learn in this class will allow for planning and control of maintenance resources. Equipment reliability is increased. Costs and availability of maintenance stores are improved. Waiting times, unnecessary parts and inaccurate information are eliminated. Budgeting is easier and more accurate. Maintenance tasks are as much as 50% more efficient in terms of costs and time. This five-day course teaches proven processes that are fundamental to effective planning and scheduling and successful CMMS/EAMS deployment. Participants engage in hands-on activities that build systems-independent process knowledge and skills they will be able to apply immediately.
Reliability Engineering Certification: Video Brochure
This university-backed program is designed for people who are responsible for improving asset and capacity reliability and creating a culture of continuous improvement.
Learning Impact Maps
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute, explains Learning Impact Maps.
How to Combat the Growing Risk of Counterfeit Parts
Wally Wilson, Senior SME in Materials Management, joins the Asset Reliability @Work podcast to highlight the safety concerns and added cost of using counterfeit parts in your maintenance activities and how to reduce the risk of receiving counterfeit parts. Discussion highlights include: Discussing the growing problem of receiving and using counterfeit parts Understanding how counterfeit parts affect equipment performance and the associated cost of maintaining those parts Identifying a counterfeit part Reducing the risk of purchasing counterfeit parts
Critical Asset Performance Standards (CAPS)
http://www.lce.com Troy Schwartz, of Life Cycle Engineering, describes the process of developing CAPS for integration into a Safety and Environmental Management System (SEMS) as part of an overall Risk-based Asset Management strategy that provides regulatory compliance and system reliability.
Asset Management Plans: An ISO 55000 Building Block
With the increased adoption of the ISO 55000 Standard for Asset Management, released in early 2014, more and more companies are contacting us and asking for help in understanding the standard and developing an ISO-compliant asset management system.
Six Tips to Drive Results with Effective Communication - Webinar
http://www.LCE.com (Hosted by Sherri Large) What makes communication effective? We tend to compliment people for being good communicators if they are articulate, personable, and hit all the major points in an email message. While these are characteristics of good communication, there is much more that the recipients of the message see and hear. In order to meet objectives, communication must start with planning. In this Webinar, Sherri Large will share six tips to drive results with effective communication.
High Impact Learning That Produces Results
http://www.LCE.com/institute/ Bill Wilder, Director of the Life Cycle Institute describes high impact learning as a process that include three distinct phases in learning that changes behavior.
Facilitators Make the Difference: Featuring Paul Borders
Meet Paul Borders, LCE consultant and RxM course facilitator for Life Cycle Institute
Life Cycle Institute eLearning Reliability Centered Maintenance (eRCM)
Bill Wilder explains how eRCM integrates our Risk-Based Asset Management course with the prevailing Reliability Centered Maintenance standards into a performance-driven, self-paced online solution.
Atlas Overview with Bill Wilder
For manufacturing sites and facilities that need a cost-effective way to establish reliability-centric standard practices, Atlas provides a complete, online system for implementing best practices for asset maintenance, reliability engineering and MRO materials management.
3 Whats to Plan a Presentation
http://www.lce.com/impactblog/ Let Tara Denton, Learning Consultant, and Alfred the Brain step you through 3 questions that help when planning a presentation or training event. Tara is a contributor to IMPACT newsletter and blog.
Predictive Maintenance: A Proactive Approach to Achieving Reliability (Part I)
Anil Agrawalla joins the Asset Reliability @Work podcast to discuss predictive maintenance strategy and how manufacturing organizations are implementing and maintaining the program's efficiency. Discussion highlights include: Difference between predictive and preventive maintenance Best practices for setting up a PdM program Common mistakes organizations make during implementation On-the-job struggles of maintaining the program's efficiency
Change Management: Some Things Can't Be Delegated - Webinar
http://www.LCE.com (Hosted By Bill Wilder) Delegation is a great way to empower our employees and lighten our work load. However, certain tasks should never be delegated, especially where change management is concerned. Join Bill Wilder, director of the Life Cycle Institute and Prosci-certified change management professional as he discusses the importance of retaining control of certain tasks. Learn the significance of executive sponsorship and its value in communication, strategy, visibility, coalition building and ownership.
In Search of Operational Excellence: The Importance of Work Management
In this video Ron Moore, author and recognized authority on Operational Excellence, explains why planning and scheduling are essential and the business benefits to be gained by adopting best practices
3A Learning® Process: Application Phase
http://www.LCE.com/ Sherri Large, Business Manager of the Life Cycle Institute, reviews the Application Phase of the 3A Learning Process. Life Cycle Institute: Changing Behavior to Produce Results.
Maintenance Planners: At the Center of It All - Webinar
http://www.LCE.com (Hosted By Al Emeneker) Maintenance Planners have a huge responsibility to not only coordinate with, but become synchronized with, Operations, Maintenance, and Management where planning and scheduling is concerned. Building and maintaining these relationships can be tough, but with the right people in place, clearly defined relationships, and commitment from all parties involved, it is achievable. This webinar analyzes these relationships and discuss how they can work together to achieve planning and scheduling success.
Top 10 Essentials for Effective Course Development
http://www.lce.com/impactblog/ Tara Denton, with the Life Cycle Institute, channels David Letterman's Top 10 to present key success factors in a course development project.
A Reliable Plant is a Safe Plant is a Cost-Effective Plant - Webinar
http://www.LCE.com (Hosted by Ron Moore) Safety is a top priority in most organizations, which is evident by the policies, standards, and systems in place to support safety initiatives. They are committed to enforcing these policies, which typically state that all injuries are preventable, and we are each responsible for preventing injuries, among other things.During this webinar, Ron Moore will review data from operating plants that demonstrate the relationship between reliability and safety, costs, and environmental performance, a process model for assuring reliability and models for leadership, alignment, and managing cultural change for assuring both reliability and safety, which are mutually dependent.
Reliability Scorecards: The Measure of Your Reliability Activities
John Cray stops in the Asset Reliability @ Work studio to discuss how maintenance and operations personnel can effectively measure their reliability activities using a reliability scorecard. John will also provide some personal insights on basic KPIs that should be measured as well as some more advanced metrics for those organizations who have already started measuring their reliability initiatives. Discussion highlights include: -Explaining the purpose of a reliability scorecard -Discussing what needs to be done prior to measuring your activities -Identifying basic and advanced KPIs to be measured
Meeting Increased Market Demand Through Reliability Excellence
http://www.LCE.com Operational stability, powered by Reliability Excellence, helps businesses build sustainable, world-class performance. In a competitive climate, on-time deliveries of high-quality products can be a differentiator and can lead to increased market share. In this video, Randy Heisler, explains the questions you should ask to determine if you have the operational stability in place to meet market demand.