Dietary Manager Training: Employee Turnover Costs
By Kristy Norenberg
Learners examine the costs of replacing an employee. Using a formula, students calculate these expenses in practice exercises.
Dietary Manager Training: Pest Management
Students match images of insects and other pests with their descriptions in this lesson on keeping a food service operation free from contamination.
Six Sigma Methodology
By Kaye Krueger
Learners read what the letters DMAIC stand for and then complete a matching activity.
The TI-86 Scientific Calculator: Using the Reciprocal Function for Complex Numbers
By Patrick Hoppe
This primer introduces the student to the correct method of using complex reciprocals in a TI-86 calculator. The solution of total impedance of a parallel circuit in rectangular form is shown.
Is Business Ownership for Me?
By Julann Jatczak
Students complete a questionnaire to help identify their readiness for business ownership.
In this interactive object, learners assess their knowledge of 5S, a process for attaining a safe, clean, neat arrangement of the workplace where everything has a specific location and unneeded items are eliminated.
The learner reads an explanation of all of the elements that comprise a future-state map. A map is shown.
What Is Your Time Worth?
By Jim Lewis
In this learning activity you'll enter your wage information and learn what a day, an hour, and a minute of their time costs an employer.
Basic Quality Principles: Process for Achieving Quality in an Organization
By Mary Lee Rudnick-Kaun
In this learning activity you'll define and explain the broad steps in achieving quality in an organization.
The Red Tag System Used in the 5S Process
Learners read about a process for sorting items in the workplace. "Sort" is the first of the five steps in 5S.
Learners view examples of devices that prevent mistakes from occurring.
Class 2 Levers: Force Input Angles
By James Bourassa, John Rosz
Learners use trigonometry to calculate angular input forces involving Class 2 mechanical levers.
Five "S" System in Manufacturing
By Weldon Faull
This objects reviews the Five "S" manufacturing system and helps learners to remember the process.
Business Cards Around the World
By Virginia Kirsch
Students read about the use of business cards in various countries and the customs that Americans should follow when presenting a card in those parts of the world.
The Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle
By James Bork
Students read how the Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle is used in problem-solving and process improvement. In an interactive exercise, students organize process improvement steps following this model.
The Case for Process Improvement: A Financial Example
Students read how profits can be doubled with the elimination of only a fraction of the "waste" in a company's operation.
Six Sigma - DMAIC Steps
By Lee Binz
In this interactive object, learners examine the five problem-solving steps of Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control. Some of the most common measures and tools are listed for each step.
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
Learners follow the FMEA process to predict potential failures and to prevent them. This activity uses the example of getting to work to help participants comprehend the concepts and to apply them to their own work processes.
Quality Tools: The Cause and Effect Diagram
In this learning activity you'll be introduced to the cause and effect diagram.
Business Records Management
By Dar DeBruin-Hein
In this interactive lesson, learners read the rules for filing business records and then test their knowledge in a series of exercises. Immediate feedback is provided.
The SMART Principle
Learners will examine how to use the SMART principle to make sure a goal is simple, measurable, realistic, timely, and holds people accountable.
The Five Whys
By Janet Braun
The learner will explore the techniques used to identify cause-and-effect relationships of a particular problem.
Barriers to Critical Thinking: People-Related Obstacles
By Therese Nemec
The learner will identify barriers to critical thinking related to internal and external factors after viewing scenarios.
Intro to Outlook
By Jenner Reinke
Explore the Microsoft Office Suite, which is so much more than just email.
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners write an account of a workplace incident and evaluate statements for objectivity.