Books tagged: lean manufacturing

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Lean and the Art of Cloud Computing Management
By Gregor Petri
Price: Free! Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Takt Time: Using Demand Planning to Help Shape Your Lean Manufacturing Improvement Projects
By Giles Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Do your changing workloads make you wonder if your business processes are still ‘fit for purpose’? Sometimes it can feel that your business improvement projects aren’t making enough of a change. There is a simple approach that can take the guesswork out of changing a process; it is called ‘Takt Time’.
Kamishibai Boards: A Visual Management Tool to Improve 5S and Create Effective Habits
By Giles Johnston
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
If you need to increase your effectiveness in the workplace and need a visual management tool to help with day to day task management then this short guide is for you. This step by step guide will show you how to design and use a Kamishibai board effectively for your business.
On Time Delivery: A Real Lean Manufacturing Story
By Giles Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Essay
'On Time Delivery' is a real life story about a Production Manager's highs and lows of implementing Lean Manufacturing to reduce product lead times and improve on time delivery performance.
How Industrial Businesses Can Reduce Production Costs With Reverse Osmosis: Industrial Reverse Osmosis
By Culligan Water
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Uses for industrial reverse osmosis in the business world and the ways in which this innovative water filtration technology can save businesses money.
Business Process Re-engineering: A Simple Process Improvement Approach to Improve Business Performance
By Giles Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Do You Need To ‘Upgrade’ The Way Your Business Works? 'Business Process Re-engineering’ is a practical how to guide based on the author's experience of helping businesses to improve their business performance. It is aimed at the person whose job it is to make operational and on time delivery improvements happen.
Effective Continuous Improvement
By Giles Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
A simple system to help your team generate improvement ideas for your business that can take you from being 'OK' to 'excellent'.
How to Assess Your Production System - Guide to Self Audit the Production Management in a Small Business
By Meir Liraz
Series: Small Business Management. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This guide will provide you, the small business entrepreneur, with the essentials for conducting a comprehensive search for existing or potential problems in your production system. This guide was designed with small businesses in mind and addresses their unique problems and opportunities.
How to Determine the Replacement Cost of Equipment - A Step by Step Guide
By Meir Liraz
Series: Small Business Management. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The decision to replace a piece of equipment should be based on facts and figures. The judgment which the owner-manager of a small company makes should be the result of weighing the costs of keeping the old equipment against the cost of its replacement. This guide discusses the elements involved in making such a cost comparison.
How to Perform a Lease vs. Buy Equipment Analysis - A Step by Step Guide
By Meir Liraz
Series: Small Business Management. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This guide describes various aspects of the lease/buy decision. It lists advantages and disadvantages of leasing and provides a format for comparing costs of the options.