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  • Nine Practices of 21st Century Leadershipby Gary A. DePaul

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 49.95

    Most leadership books focus on traditional leadership, which is based on managerial practices and command-and-control assumptions. Traditional leadership methods produce short-term gains but often at the cost of employee disengagement, team isolation, and distrust. Twenty-first century leadership methods produce short-term gains while inspiring creativity... more...

  • 5S Made Easyby David Visco

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 49.95

    For decades, 5S practitioners have struggled with exactly how to implement and sustain a 5S program in their workplaces. While there are many books available on the organization methods suggested by 5S, few provide easy-to-understand, step-by-step guidance on how to set up and sustain successful 5S implementations. 5S Made Easy fills this need.... more...

  • Effective Portfolio Management Systemsby Christopher F. Voehl; H. James Harrington; William S. Ruggles

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    With an estimated 70 percent of new projects failing to add value to the organization, reducing project failure rate represents one of the biggest improvement opportunities available today. This book highlights proven approaches designed to separate the successful projects from the potential losers before the projects are started. This represents... more...

  • Acting Strategically Using Drama Theoryby James William Bryant

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95

    In today?s confrontational and connected world, communication is the key strategic act. This book uses drama theory?a radical extension of game theory?to show how best to communicate so as to manage the emotionally charged confrontations occurring in any worthwhile relationship.?Alongside a toolset that provides a systematic framework for analysing... more...

  • Maintaining Small-Farm Equipmentby Steve Hansen; Ann Larkin Hansen

    Storey Publishing, LLC 2015; US$ 4.99

    This Storey Basics® title offers exactly what you need to know to keep your small farm's equipment in good working order. Long-time farmers Steve and Ann Larkin Hansen cover everything from tractors and mowers to trimmers, tillers, ATVs, plows, discs, drills, planters, cultivators, mechanical rakes, and balers, showing you how to care for your equipment... more...

  • Cloud Computing Networkingby Lee Chao

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95

    Cloud computing is the most significant technology transformation since the introduction of the Internet in the early 1990s. As more and more companies and educational institutions plan to adopt a cloud-based IT infrastructure, today?s job market requires IT professionals who understand cloud computing and have hands-on experience developing cloud-based... more...

  • Towards Green Marine Technology and Transportby Carlos Guedes Soares; Roko Dejhalla; Dusko Pavletic

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 309.95

    Towards Green Marine Technology and Transport covers recent developments in marine technology and transport. The book brings together a selection of papers reflecting fundamental areas of recent research and development in the fields of ship hydrodynamics, marine structures, ship design, shipyard technology, ship machinery, maritime transportation,... more...

  • Methode zur Ableitung eines gestaltungsaufgabenspezifischen Anforderungsraums für die Produktentwicklungby Patrick Ansgar Hacker

    Apprimus Wissenschaftsverlag 2015; Not Available

    Die Beherrschung der Produktentwicklung ist für westliche Unternehmen ein Schlüsselfaktor, um ihre Wettbewerbsfähigkeit in den globalisierten Märkten zu behaupten. Dazu bedarf es der Verbesserung der Steuerungssysteme. Dazu wird mit der in dieser Arbeit entwickelten Methode zum Ableiten eines gestaltungsaufgabenspezifischen Anforderungsraums, ein Werkzeug... more...

  • Mistake Proofing for Lean Healthcareby Samuel MD Carlson; Maura May

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 28.95

    The principles of mistake proofing, long used to eliminate errors and defects across a range of industries, are now being applied in healthcare organizations around the world to help ensure patient safety, improve services, and eliminate waste. Mistake Proofing for Lean Healthcare is based on the definitive mistake-proofing philosophy and system... more...

  • Lean-Driven Innovationby Norbert Majerus

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 49.95

    In 2005, Goodyear?s research and development (R&D) engine was not performing up to its full potential. The R&D organization developed high-quality tires, but the projects were not always successful. Goodyear embarked on a major initiative to transform its innovation creation processes by learning, understanding, and applying lean product development... more...