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|German to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|German term or phrase: Einlesevorgänge|
|Context: Toyota Production System again (please see my last two questions if more more context is needed.)|
This is question #3 I know, but it should be the last one:
This is waste from motion = through travel, interfaces
*Sind Dienstreisen angebracht?
Nach xxx wollte ich schon immer mal.
*Liegt auf Dienstreisen eine Agenda vor, sind alle Ansprechpartner da?
Wo ich gerade hier bin ...
*Werden auch auf Dienstreisen auch Fragen von Kollegen abgedeckt?
Tut mir leid, davon habe ich keine Ahnung.
*Können gegenseitig Arbeiten abgenommen werden zur Vermeidung von Schnittstellen, Liegezeiten, Einlesevorgängen?
Eine Hand wäscht die andere.
The last question is the problem = maybe I've been looking at this too long now, but I don't get what they're supposed to be trying to
Any help much appreciated.
|shorten learning curves?|
A bit away from the German, but with regard to people and doing work that might be assigned to someone else...
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|I think this one hits the meaning the best. I know these are computer terms, but I believe they are borrowed here and applied to a different context. I was thinking of something along the lines of saving the time it takes to become familiarized with a project, but was thrown off a bit by "Liegezeiten" and the whole business travel connection. I also really liked Ursula's idea of reducing each other's workloads, too, wish I could split the points.|
Thanks again to everybody for your help!
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loading procedures / data acquisition
einlesen = loading programs, i.e. reading the information and storing it on a local computer or in a local porgram.
Another possibility is "data acquisition", a similar procedure, or another name for downloading, entering, or otherwise reading in inforöation into a database.