Powered by Honda: Developing Excellence in the Global Enterprise

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Powered by Honda tells the story of what Honda does, and illustrates the BP process with stories, charts, photos, and other powerful methods that guarantee success. From the people on the floor who build the cars, to the suppliers who keep Honda lines running non-stop, and the managers who run the supply chains, you'll feel the Racing Spirit that powers the machine. Honda's global leadership position in profits, growth, and innovation was built on the principles in this book.

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Overview

Powered by Honda tells the story of what Honda does, and illustrates the BP process with stories, charts, photos, and other powerful methods that guarantee success. From the people on the floor who build the cars, to the suppliers who keep Honda lines running non-stop, and the managers who run the supply chains, you'll feel the Racing Spirit that powers the machine. Honda's global leadership position in profits, growth, and innovation was built on the principles in this book.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595472628
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/15/2007
  • Edition description: Author's Guild Backinprint.com Edition
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ch. 1 Rocio's Story 1
Ch. 2 Terry Maruo, the Father of BP - Lessons from the Great Sensei 29
Ch. 3 The Global Gospel According to Honda 45
Ch. 4 The Competitive Challenge, the Race to Give the Customer What He Wants 71
Ch. 5 Many Roads Lead to Excellence and the New Partnership 97
Ch. 6 The Supplier's Role in the New Partnership - Becoming the Supplier of Choice 119
Ch. 7 BP, the Tool for Building the New Partnership 141
Ch. 8 BP, 13 Weeks to Success 169
Ch. 9 Enterprise Leadership - Take the High Road 195
Ch. 10 The Gift of BP - You cannot be excellent all by yourself 215
Appendix/Resources 221
Notes 243
Index 245
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