The Toyota Engagement Equation: How to Understand and Implement Continuous Improvement Thinking in Any Organization

  • 6h 51m 53s
  • Ernie Richardson, Tracey Richardson
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2018

Ever since Toyota introduced the revolutionary Toyota Production System (TPS), businesses have tried to replicate Toyota's success. Few have succeeded over the long term. What businesses have failed to realize is that TPS calls for a fundamentally different way of thinking.

Now, at long last, here is a straightforward guide that make sense of the thinking culture behind Toyota's phenomenal success. Authors Tracey and Ernie Richardson speak from the heart as Toyota employees who worked in the Kentucky factory when the company was first introducing its people-first approach in the US, and went on in the ensuing decades to teach Lean thinking around the world.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1: The Phone Call
  • Chapter 2: Early Days at Toyota
  • Chapter 3: Becoming a Leader
  • Chapter 4: Discipline and Accountability: The Key to Continuous Improvement Thinking
  • Chapter 5: Go to See
  • Chapter 6: Grasp the Situation
  • Chapter 7: Get to Solution
  • Chapter 8: Get to Standardization
  • Chapter 9: Get to Sustainability
  • Chapter 10: Get to Stretch
  • Chapter 11: Management That Puts People First
  • Chapter 12: Aligning People and Purpose
  • Chapter 13: Reflections


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