392 books (20 pages) in this category
by Stamatis, Diomidis H.
<P>As a society, we tend to reward problem solvers, rather than those who prevent problems at their source. In other words, we focus on after-the-fact occurrences <EM>(appraisal activities)</EM> instead of trying to eliminate these occurrences ...eBook
by Iwao Kobayashi
<p><em>20 Keys</em> has helped many manufacturing companies integrate the top manufacturing improvement methods into a coordinated system for drastic and continual improvement in involvement, quality, and productivity. This program provides the ...eBook
La fuente para la implantacion de las 5S
by Hiroyuki Hirano
<p>Las fbricas son organismos vivos. Los organismos se mueven y cambian en una relacion flexible con su entorno. Un ambiente sucio, desorganizado no conduce a la mejora. Un entorno deprimente no inspira a los trabajadores hacia su potencial ...eBook
5 pilares de la fabrica visual
by Hiroyuki Hirano
<p>Las 5S son el lugar de comienzo para cualquier actividad o programa de mejora en su lugar de trabajo. Aqui esta la clave del exito para cualquier proceso de cambio que quiera usted implementar en la fabricaci?n. Este libro le ayuda a ...eBook
by Press Productivity
<p>This is the Participant Guide that summarizes key concepts from the video, provides reflection exercises for internalizing information as well as worksheets and checksheets to guide participants during implementation work on the floor. This ...eBook
by Lutchman, Chitram
<P>Developing and maintaining a disciplined management system provides any organization with a blueprint for exceptional performance and success. Indeed, for larger multinational corporations, a management system is a critical component for ...eBook
by Krishnamoorthi, K.S.
<P>Completely revised and updated, <STRONG>A First Course in Quality Engineering: Integrating Statistical and Management Methods of Quality, Second Edition</STRONG> contains virtually all the information an engineer needs to function as a ...eBook
by Nichols, Andy
<p>In this book the author explains how to transform internal audits from simple ISO compliance checking exercises into a transformational tools that the organization can use to assist with the management of risk, and implement improvements to ...eBook
by Gitlow, Howard S
<i>In summary, the purpose of Six Sigma management is to "promote joy in work" for all employees so that they have the energy to participate in the improvement and innovation projects identified from the organizational dashboard! </i> ...eBook
The Evolution of SCM Models, Strategies, and Practices
by Alexandre Oliveira & Anne Gimeno
<P style="MARGIN: 0px"> <B>Managing supply networks for innovation and competitive advantage: Concepts, models, roadmaps, and more</B> </P> <UL> <LI> <DIV style="MARGIN: 0px">Capture, organize, and fully utilize your #1 supply chain ...eBook
50 Models for Building a High-Performance Culture
by Gene E. Fusch & Richard C. Gillespie
<p>Imagine your best possible organization: a place where people strive for continuous improvement, communicate clearly and honestly, freely share information, respect their colleagues and leaders, make a difference -- and achieve truly ...eBook
by Levine, Michael K.
<P>This business parable reviews two different systems development projects. One project was an abject, expensive failure, while the other succeeded in creating a major new revenue stream, bringing in new customers. By reviewing the tales of ...eBook
by Levine, Michael K.
<P>There are many books that seek to explain Lean and Agile software that offer theory, techniques, and examples. Michael Levine's first book, <EM>A Tale of Two Systems</EM>, is one of the best, synthesizing Lean manufacturing and product ...eBook
by Bagdonavicius, Vilijandas
The authors of this monograph have developed a large and important class of survival analysis models that generalize most of the existing models. In a unified, systematic presentation, this monograph fully details those models and explores areaseBook
by Jacobs, Deb
<b>Accelerating Process Improvement Using Agile Techniques</b> explains how agile programming is applied to standard process improvement. By applying agile techniques, IT organizations can speed up process improvement initiatives, minimize the ...eBook
by Schilling, Edward G.
<P><U><STRONG>State-of-the-Art Coverage of the Most Widely Used Acceptance Sampling Techniques</STRONG></U><BR><EM>Cohesively Incorporates Theory and Practice</EM></P> <P>Reflecting the recent resurgence of interest in this field, ...eBook
by Edward G. Schilling & Dean V. Neubauer
<p><em>Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control, Third Edition</em> presents the state of the art in the methodology of sampling while integrating both theory and best practices. It discusses various standards, including those from the ISO, ...eBook
by McVay, Gloria
<P>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 youreBook
by Bloom, Daniel
<P>Although world-class firms like GE and Motorola have relied on Six Sigma to build their performance cultures, these processes are all too often left out of human resources (HR) functions. This lack of Six Sigma principles is even more ...eBook
by Henry, John R.
<P>Defined as the total process of converting a line or process from one product to another, changeover will not only help your organization improve quality and flexibility, but it will save thousands and sometimes even tens of thousands of ...eBook