Why Is There A Need For Lean Business Process
The Office System constitutes an important aspect of the business activities of the enterprise. It is an essentials part of the larger enterprise to provide support for enabling all the business service and manufacturing processes, without which no enterprise can function to conduct business with their customers. It exits all the time to provide up-front activities in sales promotion as well as the back office activities or documentation processing and accounting.
The purpose of Lean Office is to provide an opportunity to the existing office employees to examine a new way to achieve high level of productivity, lower cost of operation through lead time reduction and workflow improvement.
This entails a close detail redesign of the workflow in the office and re-definition of the traditional office concept of work that has to be changed, controlled and managed according to the new requirements of Lean.