PDP Solutions President, Louise Dickmeyer suggested, “Effective employee communications solutions do not replace existing hierarchical reporting structures which define lines of responsibility and accountability. Employee communication can be added in stages, which must include making time to meet face-to-face. Video conferencing, emails, instant chats, and all the high-tech means of communication available to lean manufacturing teams are wonderful tools when there is also person-to-person contact to support these newer technologies. The most valuable information comes from the frontlines, the shopfloor of manufacturing organizations. Lean manufacturers practice active-listening.”
Manufacturing teams are not able to force employee communication;
About People Driven Performance
People Driven Performance (PDP) is a software development company providing an internal, innovative, and interactive communications system for manufacturing plant floor employees. Patented combination of software and touch-sensitive employee information kiosks bring vital and important information to the plant floor in a non-desk employee environment. PDP proves that Employee Engagement results in quantifiable productivity improvement.
The impacts of improved internal communications, via interactive design, delivers an employee-centric engagement system driving improved employee retention, best-practice lean productivity, and increased bottom-line profitability.
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