Management

Management

 
First, Fast, Fearless Hiner, Brian “Iron Ed" McGraw-Hill Education , 2016 Business Biographies, Leadership, Management

The war on terror, prominent during the events surrounding 9/11, revealed stories of heroism by the military-- especially the Navy SEALs, who are known for being mentally and physically tough. In...

 
 
Management Lessons from Taiichi Ohno Harada, Takehiko McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Management

Many of today’s business leaders have heard about the Lean method of production, but few truly understand how to successfully adopt it. In Management Lessons from Taiichi Ohno, Takehiko Harada provides...

 
 
Winning with Accountability Evans, Henry J. CornerStone Leadership Institute , 2008 Leadership, Management

In Winning with Accountability, Henry J. Evans defines accountability as a positive force that is necessary for company success, rather than a punitive action that occurs after things have gone wrong....

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How to Implement Lean Manufacturing Wilson, Lonnie McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Management, Productivity

Subsequent to Toyota’s dramatic rise to the pinnacle of manufacturing leadership decades ago, company after company has sought to adopt and emulate the Toyota Production System’s (TPS) manufacturing-based philosophies...

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The Open Organization Whitehurst, Jim Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2015 Management

Many leaders struggle to adapt their organizations' management practices to the values and speed of the digital age. In The Open Organization, Jim Whitehurst, CEO of open source...

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The Psychology of Work Gautier, Chantal Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Management

Organizational effectiveness is a complex blend of scientific theory and human interaction, and it has evolved over time in response to an ever-changing business environment. In The Psychology of Work...

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Conversational Intelligence Glaser, Judith E. Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2014 Communication, Management

Today's business world demands open conversation and communication in order to achieve organizational harmony and success. In Conversational Intelligence, Judith E. Glaser...

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What’s Your Future Worth? Neuwirth, FSA, Peter Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Management, Productivity

In an age of endless access to data and information, making choices, both complex and simple, has become more difficult than ever. More often than not, the amount of data associated with making a decision can cause a...

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Real Project Management Taylor, Peter Kogan Page Limited , 2015 Management, Productivity

Until recently, project managers were often "accidental"; they were assigned projects and learned "on the job" how to complete them. They are now being joined by a new "intentional" type of...

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Widgets Wagner, Rodd McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Business Strategy, Management, Relationships

In Widgets, Rodd Wagner argues that the social contract between people and where they work has changed over time. Companies can no longer treat their employees like unimportant widgets, or cogs in the...

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