Books tagged: process improvement

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CHANGE: Planned & Unplanned
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,940. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
From systems thinking to project management to technology transfer to the interaction of culture and process, this volume analyzes transformation from a broad range of perspectives, providing a breadth of awareness essential for successful management of high-quality software development.
Change Done Well
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 9. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
CHANGE DONE WELL is the ninth volume in the highly acclaimed Quality Software series. In it, renowned author, Gerald M. Weinberg, illustrates how to create a supportive environment for improving software engineering—an environment in which your organization can realize long-lasting gains in quality and productivity by learning how to manage change.
The Art of Process Improvement
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
The Art of Process Improvement is a high level strategic book aimed at leaders looking to cut expenses, improve employee morale and maximize profits. This book focuses on managing the process and creating a culture where quality, change, and innovation are encouraged and rewarded.
What Is Web Analytics and How to Get Started
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / internet marketing
What Is Web Analytics and How to Get Started offers a simple, easy to follow process that demonstrates, step by step how to get started, gather and organize needed data and effectively measure and analyze results. It will guide you through the entire process and explain how each individual action interconnects to form the basis of an ongoing site optimization strategy.
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.
Draw What You Do: A Practical Approach to Process Improvement
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
Here are some easy things you and your co-workers can do to minimize mistakes, crises, and delays in the ways you interact. This practical step-by-step approach has been successful in over 100 business and government organizations. Follow these 7 simple steps to start to build an effective continuous process improvement program that will lead toward process maturity and formal certification.
Takt Time: Using Demand Planning to Help Shape Your Lean Manufacturing Improvement Projects
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
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’.
Optimised Future State: Making the Most of Process Mapping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
If your process improvement work finishes with an argument over the best future state options then this book is for you. 'Optimised Future State' shares a simple yet powerful approach to take when trying to decide on what optimal future state your business should follow.
On Time Delivery: A Real Lean Manufacturing Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
'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.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
Growing pressure to improve performance of manufacturing sector in a rather complex and chaotic environment has led the book to propose a focused way (Theory of Constraints, TOC) of managing business. Three key aspects of the book are: 1. It dovetails TOC to the growth agenda of a nation 2. It provides contextual understanding of TOC 3. It presents jargon free concepts plus case studies