Entries by Jelena Fedurko-Cohen

The difference between an Obstacle and an UDE

20 January 2017, Jelena Fedurko In the Facebook discussion of my recent blog post If an Injection is a solution you knew BEFORE you built the Cloud, why did you need the Cloud? I wrote a phrase that clearly stated that there is a difference between an Obstacle and an UDE. The phrase read “… are obstacles […]

A riddle on product development projects to think about! Part 1

05 January 2016, Jelena Fedurko A long-standing TOC colleague offered a riddle to solve: Situation: A factory has many projects to do.  Some are the industrialization of new products that they can be produced effectively. Some are improvement projects for speed, capacity, quality, cost reduction, capacity expansions. For the moment assume that the factory/company decides […]