Sep 14, 2010
Encouraging a long overdue shift in thinking, this book gives managers and executives the means to maximize employee potential by first showing them how to increase the improvement power of their HR departments.
Sep 09, 2010
This new book delivers the tools and techniques needed to adapt Lean manufacturing concepts of waste, value, and continuous flow to the technology-rich service-oriented office.
Aug 18, 2010
Detailing the steps required to lead a company to institutionalize target costing, Target Cost Management: The Ladder to Global Survival and Success details the two primary ingredients of target costing proper organizational structure & cost tables.
Jul 27, 2010
Based on three decades of teaching experience, Principles and Practices of Lean Production introduces the Lean philosophy to students and illustrates the effective application of Lean tools with real-world case studies.
Jul 19, 2010
This new book discusses whether dealing with errors is a learned skill and looks at how much of the problem is caused by the failure to teach, learn, and understand medical error, including the often neglected importance of critical thinking skills.
Jun 24, 2010
This book shows you how to measure non-repeating job processes and eliminate waste associated with noncyclical activities. Joseph Niederstadt lays out the methods he has instituted successfully in more than 30 factories around the world.
Jun 23, 2010
Since the first edition of Public Administration and Law was published it has retained its status of being the only book that analyzes how constitutional law regulates and informs the way administrators interact with each other and the public.
Jun 22, 2010
Breaking down the methodology from a historical perspective, this book explores the overall effectiveness of machines and unveils novel methods that focus on design improvement.
May 25, 2010
Written by leading experts in their fields, Public Administration in East Asia: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan examines the inner workings of governments in East Asia, public administration and public policy processes.
May 17, 2010
What Works for GE May Not Work for You provides new tools for managing and sustaining process improvement in today’s complex non-linear environments and helps readers apply new, relevant theory to their own management practices.