TITLE

A Balancing Act: Automation & Employees

AUTHOR(S)
BOS, JULIE
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
LabTalk;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 38 Issue 23G, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proper balance between automation and employee resources in the face of increasing automation in the optical industry. The sector reportedly offers a better quality of life through enhanced vision and creative fashion and while automation makes production more efficient, it is the employees who can get customer satisfaction to the next level. It is stated that people are business assets that can appreciate through proper training and later reassignment to more strategic laboratory tasks.
ACCESSION #
55786075

 

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