Building the Fit Organization: Six Core Principles for Making Your Company Stronger, Faster, and More Competitive

Building the Fit Organization: Six Core Principles for Making Your Company Stronger, Faster, and More Competitive

by Daniel Markovitz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781259587177
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 09/23/2015
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 897,383
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Dan Markovitz makes companies faster, more flexible, and more productive through the application of lean principles. He is a faculty member at the Lean Enterprise Institute and a lecturer at the Fisher College of Business. He holds a Stanford MBA, and received a Shingo Research Award for his first book, A Factory of One.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix
Introduction 1

1 Commit to Improvement 9
2 Increase Value, Don’t Cut Costs 33
3 Think Horizontally 53
4 Standard Work 77
5 Visual Management 111
6 The Coaching Triangle 133

Afterword 155
Appendix 1: Organizational Fitness Self-Assessment 159
Appendix 2: Resources 167
Notes 175
Index 183

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