Just In Time InventoryIt’s summer shorts time once again. In this short we discuss the hidden mechanism of modern society putting people at risk.

Weird summer short for you today. I say weird because almost no-one really talks about this. But it is a major weak point in our society today. Weak because of fragility.

I have to warn you. This might be a little boring at first. We’re going to talk about an inventory strategy. Or this will be exciting if operations and efficiency blows your skirt up.

This inventory strategy has produced a large benefit for developed nations. It lowers costs of the things you buy every day. And its meant shelves in stores are rarely empty.

The strategy is called Just-in-time inventory.

Breaking Down Just-in-Time Doom:

  • The model explained simply
  • Why business use this strategy
  • How the strategy works
  • What rubber dog doo has to do with just-in-time inventory
  • How supply interruptions impact human behavior
  • How JIT influences human behavior in the long-term
  • What you should do to make sure you do not fall victim to JIT