Positional Papers for Business Success

NEXUS provides Free Positional Papers on this page that outline in detail the Vision, Concepts and Techniques that should be followed to achieve Productivity Improvements and a LEAN business status.


They should in general be read in the sequence they are listed on this page.

Industry Week Article on the Book.... Cycle Time Management
A brief summary of the book and the explanation of the 5 business loops
Industry Week artical.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.7 MB]
Total Business Cycle Time....The 5 loops in any business
TOTAL BUSINESS CYCLE TIME..... A positional paper for your improvement!!!
Learn how any business can be subdivided into 5 loops to improve each process loop
5 loops.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [750.2 KB]
Working Capital..... It's not working!
A Contradiction in Terms....For most organizations it’s just NOT working and that's the problem!
working capital.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1'005.2 KB]
The 3 TIERS for change

A structured approach for installing all the elements for continuous improvement
3 tier positional paper new draft.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [624.4 KB]
ERP Explanation
ERP Voice over Briefing Show Mode.ppsx
Microsoft Power Point presentation [91.6 MB]
INDUSTRY 4.0 &CI Positional Paper
Industry 4.0 white paper_CI_nigel-2.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [3.4 MB]
How to improve the Operation of a Business… A 6 Step approach
Whatever the level of waste or performance in a business all owners must certainly agree that they would like to see that current level of waste in the business processes reduced.
Article on business improvement A 6 st[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [771.7 KB]
Adobe Acrobat document [6.7 MB]
The Birth of LEAN and suggested readings[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [643.8 KB]
Lean manufacturing.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [202.4 KB]
Through the Lens of Lean ....a case stud[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [268.4 KB]
Factory Of the Future Overview
A working paper on the concept
Adobe Acrobat document [2.0 MB]
ERP Voice over Briefing Show Mode.ppsx
Microsoft Power Point presentation [91.6 MB]
Survey SME LEAN scorecard starter rev2.x[...]
Microsoft Excel sheet [461.0 KB]
generic final savings model input sheet.[...]
Microsoft Excel sheet [505.5 KB]
NEXUS Brochure
Who Is NEXUS and how can they Help??
brochure nexus 1 oct 2010 update with ne[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [707.7 KB]