By Richard J. Schonberger
Best Practices in Lean Six Sigma strategy Improvement finds easy methods to refocus lean/six sigma methods on what writer Richard Schonberger—world-renowned strategy development pioneer—calls "the Golden Goals": higher caliber, speedier reaction, higher flexibility, and better worth. This guide indicates you the way it may be performed, using luck tales of over a hundred businesses together with Apple, Illinois software Works, Dell, Inc., and Wal-Mart, all of that have demonstrated themselves because the new, international "Kings of Lean," surpassing even Toyota in long term development.
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61. 12. Richard J. Schonberger, ‘‘Japanese Production Management: An Evolution—with Mixed Successes,’’ Journal of Operations Management, 25, no. 2 (March 2007), pp. 403–419. 13. Finally, late in the decade, Japanese companies reacted. In 1999, Sony announced that it would slash 17,000 jobs; Mitsubishi Electric would trim 10 percent of its 146,000 global employees; Nissan would close three assembly plants and two engine facilities, and reduce employment by 21,000. ’’ D. Ostram, ‘‘Corporate Japan’s Restructuring Efforts: A Progress Report,’’ Japan Economic Institute Report, 20 (May 19, 2000).