Going Lean: How the Best Companies Apply Lean Manufacturing Principles to Shatter Uncertainty, Drive Innovation, and Maximize Profits

  • 7h 22m 51s
  • Stephen A. Ruffa
  • Brilliance Publishing
  • 2008

In the wake of economic downturn, foreign competition, spiking oil prices, and even war, American business throughout this decade has been thrust into crisis. To improve their performance, corporations everywhere have adopted a wide range of tools and techniques, yet many continue to struggle. Going Lean points to a better way.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter One: Awash in Chaos!
  • Chapter Two: Shattering the Illusion of Stability
  • Chapter Three: Creating a Roadmap for Change
  • Chapter Four: A New System of Management
  • Chapter Five: Leading through Measurement
  • Chapter Six: From Supply Chains to Value Streams
  • Chapter Seven: Leveling Process Variation
  • Chapter Eight: To Push or to Pull?
  • Chapter Nine: A Plan for Action
  • Chapter Ten: Structuring the Transformation
  • Chapter Eleven: Making Lean Dynamics Succeed
  • Chapter Twelve: Conquering the Crisis