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Lean Mini Poster Cards – 2 Sided (Set of 10) – 8 Rules for Quick Changeover / TPM: 2 Sided (Set of 10) – 8 Rules for Quick Changeover / TPM

1st Edition

Enna
April 03, 2018

Take the training room to the shop floor with Enna’s new full color mini-poster cards. These vivid adaptations of Enna’s most popular Lean posters are the perfect pocket-sized companion for handing out to managers, supervisors, and shop floor associates. Attractive enough for display yet...

The Problem-Solving, Problem-Prevention, and Decision-Making Guide: Organized and Systematic Roadmaps for Managers

1st Edition

Bob Sproull
March 28, 2018

Each day, managers and employees are confronted with a plethora of real problems and decisions that are creating issues suchs as lost throughput, poor quality, personnel problems, and material shortages.How they approach these daily quandaries will determine how successful they are at resolving...

Modeling and Simulation: Challenges and Best Practices for Industry

1st Edition

Guillaume Dubois
March 27, 2018

Modeling, in the past 60 years, has been constantly evolving and has revolutionized the industrial sector. Its continuous development will still have profound impact in the upcoming future. For big or small companies, modeling is a tool which brings technical improvement and profitability. What is...

Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries: How AEC Firms Can Develop and Execute Strategy Using Lean Six Sigma

1st Edition

Gerhard Plenert, Joshua Plenert
March 26, 2018

Strategic Excellence in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industries is a process of applied strategic thinking designed to develop a strategy empowered with the agility to adapt to changing circumstances and to drive a high performing culture of ideal behaviors. It is infused with...

Lean Production for Competitive Advantage: A Comprehensive Guide to Lean Methodologies and Management Practices, Second Edition

2nd Edition

John Nicholas
March 23, 2018

Lean Production for Competitive Advantage: A Comprehensive Guide to Lean Methodologies and Management Practices, Second Edition introduces Lean philosophy and illustrates the effective application of Lean tools with real-world case studies. From fundamental concepts to integrated planning and...

The Practitioner's Guide to POLCA: The Production Control System for High-Mix, Low-Volume and Custom Products

1st Edition

Rajan Suri
March 16, 2018

POLCA (Paired-cell Overlapping Loops of Cards with Authorization) is a card-based visual control system that manages the flow of jobs through the shop floor: at each operation, it controls which job should be worked on next to meet delivery targets. POLCA ensures that upstream operations use...

Managing Complex Construction Projects: A Systems Approach

1st Edition

John K. Briesemeister
March 15, 2018

To many program, project, or construction managers, a complex project seems to be a labyrinth with many hidden dangers. This book is a guide through that labyrinth. It explains best practices and provides insight so they cannot only identify hidden dangers but also effectively manage the...

Taking Ethics Seriously: Why Ethics Is an Essential Tool for the Modern Workplace

1st Edition

John Hooker
March 15, 2018

This book develops an intellectual framework for analyzing ethical dilemmas that is both grounded in theory and versatile enough to deal rigorously with real-world issues. It sees ethics as a necessary foundation for the social infrastructure that makes modern life possible, much as engineering is...

Project Management for Performance Improvement Teams

1st Edition

William S. Ruggles, H. James Harrington
March 12, 2018

Project Management for Performance Improvement Teams (or, PM4PITs, for short) provides practical guidance based on innovative concepts for project teams -- especially Performance Improvement Teams (PITs)—and their Project Managers on how to successfully complete individual projects and programs...

Innovative Change Management (ICM): Preparing Your Organization for the New Innovative Culture

1st Edition

H. James Harrington
March 12, 2018

Innovative Change Management (ICM) represents the accumulated wisdom and knowledge of one of the world’s foremost performance improvement specialists. It includes a clear and thorough explanation of the necessary critical tools for creating a system that results in a much higher percentage of your...

Structured for Success: What Leaders Need to Know to Build and Sustain Effective Organizations

1st Edition

J. Chris White
March 02, 2018

Leadership is not just about reading data points and asserting corresponding action points; it is about designing an organizational structure and culture that directly generates desired performance results. Part of that involves understanding internal controls (such as motivation) versus external...

Continuous Improvement Strategies: How to Manage, Motivate, and Retain Staff

1st Edition

Anthony Matthew Hopper
February 22, 2018

During this era of continuous improvement, healthcare organizations need to be staffed by engaged, motivated, and hard-working frontline employees. As these clinical and non-clinical personnel handle most of the important tasks in any organization and are often the people who directly interact with...

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