Publisher: McGraw-Hill, 2015, 107 pages
Comprehensive, detailed, and easy to read and understand, How to Succeed with Continuous Improvement takes you through a real-life case study of one organization's journey to a world-class continuous improvement process.
Joakim Ahlström — one of the world's most respected continuous improvement experts — serves as your coach. He takes you through the entire process ste-by-step, all the way through generating remarkable business results with his unique methods.
In each chapter, Ahlström describes a specific stage of the transformation story and provides a clear analysis of each one to help you apply his methods in your own company. In no time you'll grasp all the concepts you need to know. How to Succeed with Continuous Improvement covers it all, including:
Ahlström explains the rationale behind all the methods in the book — the results they produce, and why — and offers practical advice on how to get full input from everyone involved. Ahlström concludes the book with a chapter offering a current-state analysis tool and a simple template to apply in your company.
If you're seeking to design and launch a continuous improvement program, How to Succeed with Continuous Improvement is the first book you should turn to — and it's the last one you'll ever need!