The Toyota Way : 14 Management Principles from the World's Greatest Manufacturer
Jeffrey K. Liker
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How to speed up business processes, improve quality, and cut costs in any industry
In factories around the world, Toyota consistently makes the highest-quality cars with the fewest defects of any competing manufacturer, while using fewer man-hours, less on-hand inventory, and half the floor space of its competitors. The Toyota Way is the first book for a general audience that explains the management principles and business philosophy behind Toyota's worldwide reputation for quality and reliability.
Complete with profiles of organizations that have successfully adopted Toyota's principles, this book shows managers in every industry how to improve business processes by:
Eliminating wasted time and resourcesBuilding quality into workplace systemsFinding low-cost but reliable alternatives to expensive new technologyProducing in small quantitiesTurning every employee into a qualitycontrol inspector
- Category: Management & Leadership
- Published: Dec 22, 2003
- Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
- Seller: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
- Print Length: 350 Pages
- Language: English