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The Human Side of Quality and the TAO: The Greening of Leadership
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Embracing, yet beyond, six sigma, lean & TQM, the Holistic Quality System and the Greening of Leadership are seamlessly integrated with concepts from Professional Psychology and Organizational Development. Part I is about the History and Systems of Quality, viz technology and finance; while Part Two is focused upon social, pychological, biological and spiritual aspects of Quality
After the Haiti Earthquake: A Healthcare Missionary’s Personal Journal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Russell Maroni, an x-ray tech at Akron Children’s Hospital, wrote a journal detailing what he saw and what he experienced as a volunteer in Haiti in February 2010, after the devastating earthquake. The journal shares his first-hand experiences and photos, as taken by volunteers. The journal also shares some of the context for Russell’s use of the “Lean” methodology for process improvement.
Breaking the Myth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
There are many myths when it comes to the subject of females and training, many with the misconception that for a female to lift weights or train seriously she will become like the stereotype Miss Olympia bodybuilder, causing many females to shy away from the training that would create for them the lean, fit, sexy body that they desire. The following articles break open a couple of those myths.
Shaping the Perfect Glutes
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Building and shaping your glutes so that they sit high off your legs, hard and muscular, yet round enough that they give that perfect silhouette to your figure is not impossible, and through incorporating a few different exercises into your training programme, you too can have the sexy, shapely butt of a fitness model. Shaping the Perfect Glutes tells you what those exercises are.
Lean and the Art of Cloud Computing Management
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Price: Free! Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise IT management
Organisations around the world are embarking on a cloud computing journey. The art of cloud computing management offers guidance by providing a non-technical, structured overview of cloud computing and by showing how IT organisations (large and small) can transform themselves from a guardian of the traditional IT factory to orchestrators of leaner and more agile IT supply chains.
Quick Changeover in the OR
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
Quick Changeover refers to the ability to prepare an OR suite or patient room for the next procedure or patient, in the minimum time possible, without errors, and without rushing. Quick Changeover has been a core method in the world of manufacturing (it is also called SMED in that world), but the same basic approach can be applied to the changeover of an OR suite, a patient room, or any case where
Slim Leadership : From Manager to Leader
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Slim Leadership tells the story of Charlie, a manager in a chocolate factory, and his team. With the company under threat from widening global competition, there is an urgent need for change. Charlie, struggling with his own health challenges as well as the company's challenges, needs to do things differently. He needs to transform himself from manager to leader.
Get Lean and Look Good Naked.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,710. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A radical protocol to get anyone - male, female, fit and unfit - towards a lean body that looks good naked. A well researched and well-argued way to a low body fat percentage using a new intermittent fasting protocol, protein based meals and lactic acid weight training. Get your body in the right mode to shred fat now! Not for the weak of heart. A great source of information on these topics.
5 things - BODY
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Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
5 things - BODY is the 5 things you can do to lose 1 - 2 dress sizes within 5 weeks! I went from a size 14 to a size 10 in a few weeks - not about diet or long hours at the gym. 5 things - BODY works on the mental and emotional aspects of your weight gain and then gives you the tools to release the extra layers of weight for good! www.nicoletorrens.com
Kanban - Authorising the flow
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You set the price! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Manufacturing
This guide is aimed at people involved in the implementation of Kanban within a manufacturing environment. It outlines a ‘roadmap’ for implementation including how Average demand, Order frequency and Stability of demand are measured and used in an empirically tested calculation to automatically determine if an item is a suitable candidate for Kanban or not.