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September 03, 2014
Author(s):
Christopher F. Voehl, H. James Harrington, Frank Voehl
The best time to stop projects or programs that will not be successful is before they are ever started. Research has shown that the focused use of realistic business case analysis on proposed initiatives could enable your organization to reduce the amount of project waste and churn (rework) by up 
Published:
August 19, 2014
Author(s):
Michael Szycher, Ph.D
Whether you work for an established company and want to trailblaze new products (intrapreneurship), or want to establish your own new venture (entrepreneurship), The Guide to Entrepreneurship: How to Create Wealth for Your Company and Stakeholders supplies invaluable guidance along with concrete 
Published:
August 01, 2014
Author(s):
D.K. Singh
This new edition of a bestseller has gone through a thorough update and continues to provide a comprehensive introduction to materials and their properties. It begins by discussing ferrous and non-ferrous materials and their heat treatment and then moves on to discuss non-conventional materials. 
Published:
August 01, 2014
Author(s):
Sanjay Sharma
This book includes broad coverage of production and associated services. Since the success of manufacturing operations depends on the demand information and costs and revenue, qualitative and quantitative techniques of demand forecasting and also financial analysis are covered in this book. Topics 
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July 11, 2014
Author(s):
Rich Charron, H. James Harrington, Frank Voehl, Hal Wiggin
Performance management, the primary focus of a Lean organization, occurs through continuous improvement programs that focus on education, belief systems development, and effective change management. Presenting a first-of-its-kind approach, The Lean Management Systems Handbook details the critical 
Published:
July 11, 2014
Editor(s):
Arun S. Mujumdar
By far the most commonly encountered and energy-intensive unit operation in almost all industrial sectors, industrial drying continues to attract the interest of scientists, researchers, and engineers. The Handbook of Industrial Drying, Fourth Edition not only delivers a comprehensive treatment of 
Published:
June 25, 2014
Author(s):
Susmita Bandyopadhyay, Ranjan Bhattacharya
When it comes to discovering glitches inherent in complex systems—be it a railway or banking, chemical production, medical, manufacturing, or inventory control system—developing a simulation of a system can identify problems with less time, effort, and disruption than it would take to employ the 
Published:
June 23, 2014
Author(s):
Neville A. Stanton, Mark S. Young, Catherine Harvey
Packed with illustrations and practical examples, Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics: Designing for Human Use, Second Edition provides a concise introduction to ergonomics methods in a straightforward manner that helps you conduct an ergonomics analysis of a product in development. It details the 
Published:
June 06, 2014
Author(s):
Patrick Graupp, Gitte Jakobsen, John Vellema
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 

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