Everyone knows that Toyota has had an amazing twenty-five- year run, rising from a humble Japanese start-up to a thriving global giant. But how did it pass Ford and GM to become the world?s largest auto manufacturer? And how does it continue to thrive while so many competitors are struggling and failing? Journalist David Magee dug deeply into Toyota?s past and present, interviewing senior executives who rarely talk to the press, along with many other sources. The powerful lessons that he distills, especially about corporate culture, are valuable for managers in all industries.... issues and recalls following cost-cutting program modified pull system of production United States Motamichi assembly plant Motorola ... types of waste in TPS videotape critiques of workers Mulally, Alan Murano namawashi Newton, Latondra New United Manufacturing, ... TPS to United States labor agreement with UAW, 135 lessons learned from and TPS Nissan Nissan Revival Plan Nova NUMMI.
|Title||:||How Toyota Became #1|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2007-11-01|