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The Innovative Lean Machine: Synchronizing People, Branding, and Strategy to Win in the Marketplace

The Innovative Lean Machine: Synchronizing People, Branding, and Strategy to Win in the Marketplace

Anthony Sgroi, Jr.

September 26, 2014

In order for an organization to thrive in a competitive business environment, its strategy, people, and branding must be fully optimized. The Innovative Lean Machine: Synchronizing People, Branding, and Strategy to Win in the Marketplace explains how to use Lean principles and visual tools to...

Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos

Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos

Joe Bichai

September 24, 2014

This book is about an actual Lean transformation that took place in a 100-year-old North American manufacturer's factory. Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos tells the story of how an obsolete factory destined for closure was transformed into the most productive...

Building a Global Learning Organization: Using TWI to Succeed with Strategic Workforce Expansion in the LEGO Group

Building a Global Learning Organization: Using TWI to Succeed with Strategic Workforce Expansion in the LEGO Group

Patrick Graupp, Gitte Jakobsen, John Vellema

June 06, 2014

Building a Global Learning Organization: Using TWI to Succeed with Strategic Workforce Expansion in the LEGO® Group describes how a multinational company developed a global structure for learning based on the TWI (Training Within Industry) program to create and sustain standardized work across...

Green Power: Perspectives on Sustainable Electricity Generation

Green Power: Perspectives on Sustainable Electricity Generation

Joao Neiva de Figueiredo, Mauro F. Guillén

February 05, 2014

Green Power: Perspectives on Sustainable Electricity Generation provides a systematic overview of the current state of green power and renewable electrical energy production in the world. Presenting eight in-depth case studies of green power production and dissemination, it illustrates the...

Capitalizing on Lean Production Systems to Win New Business: Creating a Lean and Profitable New Product Portfolio

Capitalizing on Lean Production Systems to Win New Business: Creating a Lean and Profitable New Product Portfolio

Chris Harris, Rick Harris

December 14, 2013

Although there are many organizations that have implemented Lean production systems and become more profitable as a result, there can be a gap between what those organizations currently do and how they should plan for and profit from new business. Capitalizing on Lean Production Systems to Win New...

LEAN Supply Chain Planning: The New Supply Chain Management Paradigm for Process Industries to Master Today's VUCA World

LEAN Supply Chain Planning: The New Supply Chain Management Paradigm for Process Industries to Master Today's VUCA World

Josef Packowski

November 26, 2013

Delivering excellent service to all customers is the key imperative for many sustainable businesses. So why do so many supply chains struggle to fulfill customer requirements at competitive costs? The answer is simple: traditional supply chain planning, which was tailored to a predominantly stable...

Intelligent Manufacturing: Reviving U.S. Manufacturing Including Lessons Learned from Delphi Packard Electric and General Motors

Intelligent Manufacturing: Reviving U.S. Manufacturing Including Lessons Learned from Delphi Packard Electric and General Motors

R. Bick Lesser

September 19, 2013

In 1791, Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton wrote that "not only the wealth, but the independence and security of a country, appear to be materially connected with the prosperity of manufacturers." Centuries later, U.S. manufacturing jobs continue to be outsourced at an all-too-rapid pace....

The Innovative Lean Enterprise: Using the Principles of Lean to Create and Deliver Innovation to Customers

The Innovative Lean Enterprise: Using the Principles of Lean to Create and Deliver Innovation to Customers

Anthony Sgroi, Jr.

August 19, 2013

Explaining how to use Lean principles to drive innovation and strategic portfolio planning, The Innovative Lean Enterprise: Using the Principles of Lean to Create and Deliver Innovation to Customers outlines simple, yet powerful, visual Lean tools that can enhance idea generation and product...

Lean RFS (Repetitive Flexible Supply): Putting the Pieces Together

Lean RFS (Repetitive Flexible Supply): Putting the Pieces Together

Ian Fraser Glenday, Rick Sather

May 20, 2013

Is it possible to be repetitive and flexible—at the same time? Using proven examples and quantifiable evidence, Lean RFS (Repetitive Flexible Supply): Putting the Pieces Together demonstrates that repetitive flexible supply (RfS) is not only possible, but that its implementation can help you reach...

Accounting in the Lean Enterprise: Providing Simple, Practical, and Decision-Relevant Information

Accounting in the Lean Enterprise: Providing Simple, Practical, and Decision-Relevant Information

Gloria McVay, Frances Kennedy, Rosemary Fullerton

May 13, 2013

Despite the obvious need for transparency, a company’s Lean results can continue to hide behind the mask of traditional accounting and dilute the benefits of a Lean implementation. When your organization opts to go Lean, you must empower your accountants with Lean tools that serve the Lean...

Manufacturing Technology Transfer: A Japanese Monozukuri View of Needs and Strategies

Manufacturing Technology Transfer: A Japanese Monozukuri View of Needs and Strategies

Yasuo Yamane, Tom Childs

March 13, 2013

Based on a bestselling book originally published in Japanese, Manufacturing Technology Transfer: A Japanese Monozukuri View of Needs and Strategies offers time-tested methods and little-known tips for achieving successful transfer of technology along with the skills required to operate that...

Lean Innovation: Understanding What's Next in Today's Economy

Lean Innovation: Understanding What's Next in Today's Economy

Barry L. Cross

December 03, 2012

Do these comments sound familiar? We would love to be more innovative, but we don’t have the resources Innovation works in some companies; we just aren’t that creative We get some good ideas, but nothing ever happens with them Unfortunately, they reflect the general perception and environment...

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