The Machine That Changed the World: The Story of Lean Production-- Toyota's Secret Weapon in the Global Car Wars That Is Now Revolutionizing World Industr

By James P Womack, Daniel T Jones, Daniel Roos
Based upon MIT's five-million-dollar, five-year study on the future of the automobile, a groundbreaking analysis of the worldwide move from mass production to lean production".The fundamentals of this system are applicable to every industry across the globe...[and] will have a profound impact on human society--it will truly change the world". "--New York Times Magazine"


NEWS & OPINION: Don't know much about history

Posted April 6, 2010, 7:24 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
I catch most of my news in quick bursts via NPR while driving around town. Twice last week, I found myself listening an interview with Corby Kummer, who recently wrote an article for The Atlantic about Wal-Mart's new focus on selling local foods in its food markets. As usual, Wal-Mart sees a market rich with possibility and it is about to jump in--and probably change said market entirely. Read more


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Publisher Free Press
Publish date 03/01/2007
Pages 339
ISBN-13 9780743299794
ISBN-10 0743299795
Language English

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