All I Need to Know about Manufacturing I Learned in Joe's Garage: World Class Manufacturing Made Simple [NOOK Book]

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ALL I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MANUFACTURING I LEARNED IN JOE'S GARAGE: World Class Manufacturing Made Simple explains basic principles of customer focused, high quality, low cost, on-time business management. This international bestseller is endorsed by reviewers from Business Week and other publications, and by numerous business and educational leaders.

ALL I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MANUFACTURING I LEARNED IN JOE'S GARAGE is used by thousands of ...
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Overview

ALL I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MANUFACTURING I LEARNED IN JOE'S GARAGE: World Class Manufacturing Made Simple explains basic principles of customer focused, high quality, low cost, on-time business management. This international bestseller is endorsed by reviewers from Business Week and other publications, and by numerous business and educational leaders.

ALL I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MANUFACTURING I LEARNED IN JOE'S GARAGE is used by thousands of companies, large and small throughout the world, to improve profitability, performance, and employee satisfaction. The book uses a lighthearted short story that explains in easily understandable terms the concepts and techniques of 21st-century business management. It illustrates clearly how to forge a strategy for the future that will lead to outstanding personal and professional achievement.

...JOE'S GARAGE is a classic teaching fable valuable in all business functions. It is essential reading for anybody who wishes to understand how to succeed in today’s environment of increasingly tough global competition. An annotated reading list and comprehensive glossary are provided.

ALL I NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MANUFACTURING I LEARNED IN JOE'S GARAGE: World Class Manufacturing Made Simple is simply the best, and most cost-effective, roadmap for attainment of world class results. Download a FREE SAMPLE of ...JOE’S GARAGE to judge the book for yourself and see specific comments from business leaders, educators, and media reviewers.
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Editorial Reviews

John R. Black, Director, Boeing - John R. Black
"Provides a great understanding of World Class Manufacturing as a strategic weapon."
Bob Lutz, Vice Chairman, General Motors - Robert A. Lutz
“Excellent. Universally applicable to all manufacturing processes.”
Bill Jasper, C.E.O., Dolby - Bill Jasper
“Must reading for anybody manufacturing anything.”
Bill Jasper, C.E.O., Dolby - Bill Jasper
“Must reading for anybody manufacturing anything.”
Business Week - James Treece
“A quick intro to concepts of advanced production, in an easy-to-read format.”
Business Week - James Treece
“A quick intro to concepts of advanced production, in an easy-to-read format.”
Mary Osmolski, Director, Stanley Production System, Stanley Works - Mary Osmolski
“Insightful - magic - easily understood and retained.”
Mary Osmolski, Director, Stanley Production System, Stanley Works - Mary Osmolski
“Insightful - magic - easily understood and retained.”
Quality Progress (journal of American Society for Quality) - Book Reviewer
“Illustrates principles of 21st-century manufacturing.”
Quality Progress (journal of American Society for Quality) - Book Reviewer
“Illustrates principles of 21st-century manufacturing.”
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014836272
  • Publisher: Bayrock Press
  • Publication date: 8/31/2004
  • Series: Joe's Garage , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 104
  • Sales rank: 453,012
  • File size: 674 KB

Meet the Author

Bill Miller and Vicki Schenk have vast experience in running manufacturing companies and managing operations, production & engineering functions. They have provided consulting services from turnarounds of troubled companies to strategic implementation of Value Based Manufacturing®, the next generation beyond World Class Manufacturing. They are familiar with virtually all products and processes, from delicate medical instruments to automobiles and aircraft, from metal fabrication to electronics assembly. Bill and Vicki are authors of the successful and highly acclaimed Joe’s Garage series of books on effective business
management. Bill’s previous book, America's Management Challenge, was a selection of the Executive Book Club.
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