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Manufacturing Cost Policy Deployment (MCPD) Transformation: Uncovering Hidden Reserves of Profitability

Alin Posteuca
February 20, 2018

Achieving a long-term acceptable level of manufacturing profitability through productivity requires the total commitment of management teams and all staff in any manufacturing company and beyond. Awareness and continuous improvement of manufacturing costs behind losses and waste is the core goal...

New Giants Rising: How Leaders Can Help People and Companies Grow During the Followership Crisis

Paul D. Fisher
February 16, 2018

The greatest concern for all Americans today - leaders and followers alike – is how their prosperity seems to depend on a shrinking foundation of technology-only growth. And the onset of artificial intelligence only threatens to marginalize people even more with job loss and increasing isolation...

5S Training Package (Spanish)

Enna
February 12, 2018

The 5S Training Package has been designed both to train staff in the principles of 5S and create the understanding needed to commit to an organization-wide Lean Transformation. This comprehensive training package is action oriented to ensure the successful learning and communication of Lean...

The GuruBook: Insights from 45 Pioneering Entrepreneurs and Leaders on Business Strategy and Innovation

Jonathan Løw
February 12, 2018

The GuruBook is an inspiring collection of 45 articles and interviews with well-known thought leaders and entrepreneurs, whose leadership and strategic skills have resulted in very successful businesses. These renowned leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovators have tested their visions and assumptions...

Intro to Lean Auto Body Training Package

Enna
February 05, 2018

The Introduction to Lean Auto Body Solution Package has been designed to both train technicians in the principles of Lean and create the understanding needed to commit to an organization-wide Lean Transformation within your own shop. This comprehensive training package is action oriented to ensure...

The Toyota Template: The Plan for Just-In-Time and Culture Change Beyond Lean Tools

Phillip Ledbetter
February 01, 2018

Many current companies are in a similar position to Toyota prior to development of the Toyota Production System regarding efficiency and culture. Many are attempting to implement a Lean system, but the failure rate is very high. The primary reasons are lack of will, lack of skill, or some...

A3 Problem Solving Quick Learning Kit

Enna
January 26, 2018

Enna’s A3 Problem Solving Quick Learning Kit will help you jump start your problem solving efforts by providing the guidance and tools necessary. Train your staff in the concepts of the PDCA cycle while develop an eye for waste elimination and the platform to complete it all....

Industrial Energy Management Strategies: Creating a Culture of Continuous Improvement

Kaushik Bhattacharjee
January 26, 2018

The importance of energy management has grown in recent years due to the heightened awareness of the impact of energy use on the environment and its very real impact on a company’s bottom line. This book provides a detailed and knowledgeable reference for those engaged in the energy management...

Courageous Leadership: The Missing Link to Creating a Lean Culture of Excellence

Sumeet Kumar
January 03, 2018

Courageous Leadership: The Missing Link to Creating a Lean Culture of Excellence is one of the firsts of its kind to wade through the confusion among leaders on selecting the type of change approach that will get the best results in their organization. It educates the senior executive leaders and...

Ready? Set? Engage!: A Field Guide for Employees to Create Their Own Culture of Participation and Implement Innovative Ideas

Michael McCarthy, Janis Allen
December 05, 2017

All employees want themselves and their colleagues to be better engaged at work, but most just can’t get past the talking stage to actually developing an effective plan. This book is a step-by-step "how-to" guide for those who develop and complete projects – not just supervisors and continuous...

5S Office Map

Enna
November 28, 2017

This form has two main purposes during your 5S Office program: to provide a current state and also document the new current state at the end of the workshop. It provides a bird’s eye perspective of the area to communicate to others outside the workshop the progress taken at just a glance. Using...

5S Office Sustainment Schedule

Enna
November 28, 2017

The 5S Office Sustainment Schedule is a form used to schedule ongoing cleaning activity in order to maintain 5S in an office area until a permanent solution can be found. The form lists the regular actions that need to be taken, the frequency of activity, person responsible, and cleaning activity...

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