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AstraZeneca sees positive late stage results for COPD

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AstraZeneca reported that a phase 3 trial of a three-drug combination for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease met eight out of its main objectives.

Hitting the Continuous Improvement Wall

(Whitepaper)

As one of the three pillars of Lean, the workforce has long been recognized as critical to the success of operation. But in practice, because an individual’s impact on an entire operation in terms of delay can be small, managing the individual is often moved down in priority. But viewing the ...

Big Data Turns Labor Information into Gold

(Whitepaper)

This research report from the Aberdeen Group offers insight into the manufacturing sector. Automation is critical to achieve the level of visibility, productivity, and profitability that manufacturers require. Not only does automation support efficient and effective processes, but it also enables...

Building Productivity: Automating Time and Attendance in Manufacturing

(Whitepaper)

Manufacturing organizations face a critical balancing act – achieving the highest levels of efficiency, while ensuring that they are not over or under supplying the marketplace. This need to be flexible and efficient requires exceptional visibility into all of the factors that influence ...

Lean Pharma, Aligning the Evolving Workforce

(Whitepaper)

With labor as the critical input for most Pharmaceutical Manufacturing business processes - particularly those in the back office - workforce management solutions are clearly a key enabler for Lean initiatives throughout the organization.

Extending Lean Labor to the Back Office

(Whitepaper)

If you're like many other manufacturing organizations, you have already reaped the benefits of Lean production practices in your manufacturing operations.

How Workforce Management Technology Helps Optimize Employee Motivation and ...

(Whitepaper)

As drug manufacturers strive to retain highly skilled labor, increasing employee compensation is not always an option, nor the best answer. A more feasible strategy focuses on increasing employee engagement. This paper explains why and how an automated workforce management approach can make it ...

Employee Engagement as a Competitive Differentiator

(Whitepaper)

As drug manufacturers strive to retain highly skilled labor, increasing employee compensation is not always an option, nor the best answer. A more feasible strategy focuses on increasing employee engagement. This paper explains why and how an automated workforce management approach can make it ...

Pharma Workforce Management for Compliance and Profitability

(Whitepaper)

Why can't drug manufacturers manage their workforces as well as they do machines and materials? This special 11-page PDF, with clickable links to additional web resources, provides articles and insight into pharma's struggle to incorporate Lean into its operations, and about how applying Lean ...

Employee Engagement as a Competitive Differentiator

(Whitepaper)

As drug manufacturers strive to retain highly skilled labor, increasing employee compensation is not always an option, nor the best answer. A more feasible strategy focuses on increasing employee engagement. This paper explains why and how an automated workforce management approach can make it ...

Workforce Training: Embracing the "Necessary Evil"

(Article)

As FDA probes the connection between workforce training and quality, manufacturers must do the same.

Market Intelligence Report: Tracking Your Workforce

(Multimedia)

While many drug manufacturers are successfully tracking their workers in terms of attendance, skills, training, and habits, our recent survey shows there is much room for improvement. Most notably, there are still many manufacturers who are tracking workers on paper, or are not getting critical ...

The Workforce: From Discovery to Production, Increasing Operational ...

(Whitepaper)

Life Sciences companies are facing shifting business models, expanding generic competition, and an ongoing search for high-growth markets. That's why organizations are seeking ways to increase revenues and maintain profits. The workforce is one resource that can yield significant return with ...

The Lean Workforce: Applying Lean Principles to Improve Workforce Management

(Whitepaper)

Drug manufacturers have made significant improvements to their operations using Lean principles, but one area they often overlook in applying Lean is their workforce. As labor pressures increase and margins tighten, savvy manufacturers are leveraging Lean to increase workforce flexibility, reduce...

A Fact-Based View of the Workforce: Essential to M&A Success

(Whitepaper)

Mergers & acquisitions are complex ventures that have an alarmingly high failure rate. A primary explanation is that companies do not audit the one true factor that determines organizational success: people. This whitepaper provides practical guidelines to M&A success relative to the workforce. ...

2010 Job and Salary Survey: Connecting with What Matters

(Article)

In an era of job instability and frayed nerves, pharmaceutical workers are reconnecting with what’s important to them, and turning to each other for support.

Your Career: Making the Most of Mergers & Acquisitions

(Article)

Mergers and acquisitions are unpredictable; you’re best bet is to remain flexible.

Market Intelligence Report: Tracking Your Workforce

(Multimedia)

While many drug manufacturers are successfully tracking their workers in terms of attendance, skills, training, and habits, our recent survey shows there is much room for improvement. Most notably, there are still many manufacturers who are tracking workers on paper, or are not getting critical ...

Six Tips to Help Reduce Costs and Boost Productivity in a Challenging Economy

(Whitepaper)

Falling demand. Sweeping layoffs. And widespread plant closings. Unprecedented economic challenges are driving manufacturers to find new ways to reduce costs, increase productivity, and make better decisions. Decisions that can help optimize the use of labor and resources. These six quick tips ...

The Lean Workforce: Applying Lean Principles to Improve Workforce Management

(Whitepaper)

A business system for organizing and managing product development, operations, suppliers, and customer relations. Business and other organizations use lean principles, practices, and tools to create precise customer value — goods and services with higher quality and fewer defects — with less ...

Overall Labor Effectiveness (OLE) Achieving a Highly Effective Workforce

(Whitepaper)

Help your manufacturing business increase productivity and profitability through Overall Labor Effectiveness (OLE), a Kronos-developed key performance indicator that measures your workforce. As a companion to OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness), OLE gives your company the ability to analyze the...

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