| || 5S Kaizen in 90 Minutes |
Author: Andrew Scotchmer
Paperback A5 142pp £9.99 ISBN 9781852525477 2008
A concise guide to the popular Japanese management principles of 5S kaizen a proven methodology for the achievement of continuous improvement and total quality management. 5S Kaizen is growing in popularity both in the Far East and in the West. In Hong Kong there is now a government-funded 5S Association and its accreditations are as highly prized as the internationally recognised ISO9000 and ISO14000 standards. This practical manual explains the system and shows how any business can follow its guidelines and achieve the benefits.
| || Continuous Improvement |
Author: Wayne Scott Ross
Paperback - A5 - 160pp - £14.99 - ISBN 1-85252-427-8 - 2004
This effective new book is a readable and practical guide to the most important manufacturing philosophy in the last fifty years, Lean Production, so called because its aim is to trim the fat from the system.
| || The Deming Management Method |
The Complete Guide to Quality Management
Author: Mary Walton (Foreword by W Edwards Deming)
Paperback A5 272pp £12.99 1-85252-141-4 1992
The complete, approved guide to Deming's pioneering Quality principles, including detailed coverage of the famous 14 Points, with a foreword by Deming himself.
'This book serves to provide not only a fascinating insight into the philosophy of Dr Deming but also an elaboration of his 14 points and how they have been successfully adopted' International Journal of Quality and Reliability
'Lucid, practical and thoroughly convincing' Business
'A lively and readable treatment' Management News
'I recommend it to any TQM professional who isn't already familiar with Deming's work' IFS Quality Newsletter
| || The Deming Route to Quality |
Author: William W Scherkenbach (Foreword by W Edwards Deming)
Paperback 210 x 148mm 176pp £12.99 1-85252-363-8 2001
A concise guide to Deming's 14 management principles, written by an author who spent years studying with and later working alongside Deming himself.
'Will be a popular and worthwhile read for UK business people' Accountancy Age
| || Global Quality |
The New Management Culture
Authors: John Macdonald & John Piggott
Paperback A5 228pp £12.99 1-85252-201-1 1999
A classic introduction to the principles of Quality Management written by the internationally recognised consultant and former colleague of Philip Crosby, John Macdonald.
'An easy-to-read introduction to TQM accessible to the typical British manager in a way that some other summaries of this topic are not' Financial Times
| || The Keys to Excellence |
The Deming Philosophy
Author: Nancy R Mann (Foreword by W Edwards Deming)
Paperback A5 156pp £12.99 1-85252-323-9 2000
A concise guide to the man and his work, showing how his philosophy evolved, how the Japanese first adopted his methods, to great and historic effect, and how the rest of the world is now following the same path the improvement of competitive performance by the total prioritisation of quality.
'A rattling good read... As clear a message as you're likely to find anywhere' Executive Development
| || Procurement Mojo |
Author: Sigi Osagie
Paperback A5 250pp £14.99 ISBN 9781852527457 2014
Procurement Mojo is the definitive guide to building a credible Procurement brand and a capability to match. It reveals practical techniques to strengthen Procurement and raise its profile in the wider enterprise.
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| || Supply Chain in 90 Minutes |
Paperback A5 130pp £9.99 ISBN 9781852524760 2005
This is another in the in Ninety Minutes series, which offers the reader a comprehensive but easily read and easily digestible text, covering a specific topic in an hour and a half of study. Supply Chain is the process which integrates, coordinates and controls the movement of goods, materials and information from a supplier to a customer to the final consumer.
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