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Winning by Jack Welsh

My wife, god love her, rolled her eyes after hearing me going on and on about the virtues of Agile and Deming-style management for the millionth time. 961 more words


BOOK REVIEW: Fourth Generation Management

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Fourth Generation Management by Brian Joiner

This book appears often in the Deming circles and has been described as the best synthesis of Deming’s philosophy. 487 more words

Book Reviews

BOOK REVIEW: The Deming Dimension

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The Deming Dimension by Henry R. Neave

Anytime I talk to people about Agile, it isn’t long before I bring Deming into the conversation. 359 more words

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It's called work, right?

Think about the last time you asked someone about his or her job.  The usual response is “fine…” or a sarcastic “living the dream,” yes?  As I turned the corner into my 40s, work – to me – was a means to an end. 1,162 more words

Business Management

Aim for System Optimization with Kaizen:

Kaizen is often translated as “Continuous Improvement” in Japanese and is identified as one of the core themes in lean. In today’s post I am looking at the question – can kaizen ever be bad for an organization? 745 more words


A Brief Review of Deming's 14 Points of Management

I as I noted last week, I was going through our archives and I found this review of Deming’s 14 points of management that Neil Reckon from out team put together a while back. 523 more words