Entries by Aaron Murin-Heath

Hey Boss, TMI!

As managers, and especially as consultants, we thrive on information. Analysis is our bread and butter and we get very excited when we get new datasets and new ways to present and interpret it. Even if you’re not a data nerd, you know the importance of making decisions based on facts. Reliable up-to-date data is […]

Planning Gaps

World class manufacturing factories are a rarity by definition. But there is one thing that all of these operations have in common: a joined up and effective planning function. Planning is the “brain” of the manufacturing organism. It allocates the resources, sets the priorities, and coordinates each of the constituent parts to ensure they work […]

The AA Family

My name is Aaron, and I am a Manager with the award winning consultancy Applied Acumen. I am responsible for the development of some of our amazing productivity applications software that our clients are using to improve service and cut costs. Prior to joining AA, I had a varied career that criss-crossed production management, technical, […]