Making Your Workflow Work FOR You

Monday, June 25, 2018: 3:15 PM-4:15 PM
Room 8ABC (Austin Convention Center)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Training
Subcategories: Leadership/Manager's Track
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
Financial aid offices are often tasked with doing more with less. Workflow has to be maximized to increase output to meet these demands. The challenge is that there are many areas where processes get bogged down and a bottleneck occurs. Using the "Theory of Constraints" from the manufacturing industry as a framework, this session will help you identify bottlenecks in your workflow processes and provide tools to help you adjust your workflows to maximize output.
Karen Krause (University of Texas at Arlington)
Rachael Fournier (University of Texas at Arlington)
Consuela Mitchell (Southern Methodist University)