Chuck Yorke and Norman Bodek: All You Gotta Do Is Ask
Why not make your work easier and more interesting. This books explains how to promote large numbers of ideas from your employees, something most orgnanizations do very poorly, if at all.
- Hiroyuki Hirano and Makoto Furuya: JIT IS FLOW - Practice and Principles of Lean Manufacturing
Hirano, is assisted by Furuya, are truly masters of Lean manufacturing. Many things will be clarified and new things about Lean will surprise you. This is a great book to read in groups to move your Lean efforts forward quickly. Filled with 72 figures and charts.
Norman Bodek: Kaikaku, The Power and Magic of Lean
Share my adventure of how I discovered the great people who brought us lean, the importance of their ideas, and how you can put them to use in your company and in your life.
William H. Waddell and Norman Bodek: Rebirth of American Industry
All the big American manufacturers have adopted the Sloan model of management. Everyday those same companies are outsourcing overseas by necessity. These companies must reexamine what they are doing and why. This book tells the story why.
Bunji Tozawa and Norman Bodek: The Idea Generator, Quick and Easy Kaizen
Quick and Easy Kaizen encourages people to come up with small ideas to change their jobs for the better. When those ideas are implemented across the company a total transformation results.