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Lean Six Sigma Logistics: Strategic Development to Operational Success by Robert Martichenko, Thomas Goldsby

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THE WASTE OF ADMINISTRATION

LOGISTICS AND ADMINISTRATION

Administration is a resource viewed by many people in business as a nonvalue-adding yet necessary evil within logistics or any other function. It is often perceived as a barrier to accomplishing great things, the force standing between you and the unattainable. However, administration is necessary to run a law-abiding, tax-paying, upstanding business, even if it means a departure from the most efficient organization and the optimal flow of work. The real question is not whether it is necessary, but how much administration do we really need?

Consider the order-processing activity previously ...

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