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Industrial Management Audiobooks

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    Turning PDCA into a Routine for Learning

    Unabridged

    1 hour

    Mistakenly, many people think plan-do-check-act (PDCA) is a continuous improvement cycle, even if they neglect the human part. PDCA does aim to improve the process, but if you have only improved the process without developing and teaching your people, you have put the process at risk of slipping back. People must be trained in the culture of continuous improvement so they can keep managing the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Vending Machine Business

    How to Start Making Money from Vending Machines

    Narrated by Jacob Simmons ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 12 min

    In this book, we will delve into the exciting world of vending machines and explore how you can turn this lucrative business opportunity into a successful venture. Whether you're an aspiring entrepreneur looking for a new business idea or an existing business owner seeking to diversify your revenue streams, the vending machine industry offers endless possibilities for growth and profitability ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Leap

    How to Thrive in a World Where Everything Can Be Copied

    by Howard Yu ...
    Narrated by Feodor Chin ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 40 min

    Every business faces the existential threat of competitors producing cheaper copies. Even patent filings, market dominance and financial resources can't shield them from copycats. So what can we do -- and, what can we learn from companies that have endured and even prospered for centuries despite copycat competition?In a book of narrative history and practical strategy, IMD professor of management ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Takt Time

    A Guide to the Very Basic Lean Calculation

    Unabridged

    1 hour 16 min

    Takt time is calculated as the amount of manufacturing time that is available divided by the volume of orders. In the 1930s, the German aviation industry employed Takt for the first time as a production management tool. The idea was widely used within Toyota in the 1950s, and by the late 1960s, it had been adopted by the majority of the Toyota supplier base. Every month, Toyota assesses the takt ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Toyota Standard Work

    The Foundation of Kaizen

    Unabridged

    1 hour 9 min

    Having no standardization work process means no quality. Everyone will do this task differently. Tracking the source of errors is difficult without the work standard. When a leader perform gemba walk on shop floor to observe the situation, there is no benefit from the walk when there is no standard. In the classic old way of management, companies were and (many are still) following the Taylor’s ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Toyota Production System Concepts

    Genchi Genbutsu Process – The Role of Gemba in Lean Management and Value Creation

    Unabridged

    36 min

    Genchi genbutsu is the Toyota way of thoroughly understanding a situation by personally observing and confirming information or data at the place where the situation is happening. For instance, when someone in charge is trying to figure out a problem, they will go to where the work is being done and watch how it's being done. They will also talk to the people doing the work to make sure the ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Mentor Coaching en acción

    Unabridged

    6 hours 22 min

    Dirigido a coaches en formación, y a quienes quieran ampliar sus habilidades en esta modalidad de desarrollo de competencias, independientemente de los años de experiencia que posean. Este libro explica en qué consiste el Mentor Coaching y brinda casos reales en que estas herramientas han sido aplicadas, por expertos en la materia. Se trata de una valiosa condensación de años de trabajo, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Prospecting Success!

    For the Security Industry

    by Gail Kasper ...
    Narrated by Gail Kasper ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 32 min

    This all-inclusive sales series is designed for security industry professionals, yet offers proactive prospecting tools applicable in any industry. Guaranteed to increase revenues for your business immediately, Gail Kasper brings her most powerful sales techniques that have been proven in leading organizations across the country. This is "prospecting in a box," everything you'll need to know to ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD $27.99 AUD

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    Hoshin Kanri

    How Toyota Creates a Culture of Continuous Improvement to Achieve Lean Goals

    Unabridged

    2 hours 8 min

    The purpose of this book is to present a set of guidelines to be used in the application of lean strategy principles and tools in modern organizations. This book aim is to highlight the potential role played by lean strategy tools for strategic planning and strategic management in the reference to the Hoshin Kanri policy deployment system.This book discusses several themes driven and concluded ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Toyota Production System Concepts

    SMED - How to do a Quick Changeover

    Unabridged

    16 min

    The act of changing a line or machine from making one product to making another is called changeover. Changeover is when we switch from making one product (product A) to making a different product (product B). This involves getting the machines ready and getting everything prepared for the new process. It is considered a waste of time because you are not using the machine at that time, which means ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Principles of Scientific Management

    Unabridged

    3 hours 24 min

    "The Principles of Scientific Management" by Frederick W. Taylor introduces the concept of applying scientific methods to manage labor and operations within industries. Taylor, known as the father of scientific management, argues for efficiency and productivity through the optimization of work processes and a scientific approach to labor management. His work laid the foundation for modern ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Toyota Production System Concepts

    Understanding the Toyota Production System's Genetics

    Series series Toyota Production System Concepts

    Unabridged

    47 min

    TPS is a Thinking Production System rooted in leadership and a comprehensive set of principles, we can begin to fully appreciate its potential and apply it effectively in diverse industries and contexts. So, what exactly is TPS? It is a holistic approach to production that requires a shift in mindset and a deep understanding of the principles that drive its implementation. TPS is not limited to a ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    The Ultimate Guide to Successful Lean Transformation

    Top Reasons Why Companies Fail to Achieve and Sustain Excellence through Lean Improvement

    Unabridged

    1 hour 42 min

    Many businesses say that lean failed to meet their long-term objectives and that the improvements it brought about were only temporary. When businesses utilize lean as a toolkit, copying and pasting the methodologies without trying to adapt the employee culture, manage the improvement process, maintain the outcomes, and grow their leaders, 7 out of every 10 lean projects fail. The primary ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Mask

    by Eli Wehbe ...
    Narrated by Eli Wehbe, Alexander Woodrow ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 4 min

    Eli Wehbe lived at the white-hot center of Los Angeles nightlife. More than a decade of hustle, scramble, and hard work put him at the pinnacle of the life he always wanted: celebrity friends, beautiful women, fast cars, popularity—and plenty of sex, drugs, and rock and roll. He achieved his dream—and it left him empty. Then, a tragedy threatened to destroy him and everything he worked for.In this ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Kanban the Toyota Way

    An Inventory Buffering System to Eliminate Inventory

    Unabridged

    52 min

    Production kanban, which translates to "sign" or "signboard" in Japanese, instructs an upstream process on the kind and number of goods to produce for a downstream process. In a pull system, a kanban is a signalling tool that provides approval and instructions for the manufacture or withdrawal (conveyance) of products. The conveyance used by the downstream process is referred to as the "withdrawal ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Die Verantwortliche Elektrofachkraft

    VEFK-Struktur und Betriebliche Elektrosicherheit für Unternehmer, Fach und Führungskräfte

    Narrated by Raúl Gonzalez ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 48 min

    In diesem Hörbuch geht es um die Hintergründe, rechtlichen Grundlagen, Aufgaben, Arbeitsabläufe und Organisationsstrukturen der Elektrosicherheit und somit um die Rolle der Verantwortlichen Elektrofachkraft. Dabei wird auf die Voraussetzungen und die Installation einer VEFK ebenso eingegangen wie auf die Vermeidung eines Organisationsverschuldens oder dem Ablauf einer Unfallanalyse. Dieses Hörbuch ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    The Big Fail

    How Our Supply Chains Collapsed When We Needed Them Most

    Unabridged

    12 hours 55 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.From the author of the modern business classic The Smartest Guys in the Room comes a damning indictment of late-stage capitalism-and the leaders that were brutally unprepared for a global pandemic.**In 2020, the coronavirus pandemic made it painfully clear that governments across the world could not adequately protect their citizens. Millions of people suffered and died ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Founder's Mentality

    How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth

    Narrated by Robert Feifar ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 38 min

    Why is profitable growth so hard to achieve and sustain? Most executives manage their companies as if the solution to that problem lies in the external environment: find an attractive market, formulate the right strategy, win new customers. But when Bain & Company's Chris Zook and James Allen researched this question, they found that when companies fail to achieve their growth targets, 90 percent ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Gemba Walks the Toyota Way

    The Place to Teach and Learn

    Unabridged

    1 hour 15 min

    Gemba is a Japanese word meaning the actual place where value-creating work happens. Many leaders use gemba only for solving problems, visiting only when there is an issue. Others practice gemba walks on a daily basis to follow up and monitor the situation. However, Toyota believes that leaders truly develop through daily experiences at the gemba. In reality, gemba is a principle for managing, ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Toyota Production System Concepts

    Understanding OEE in Lean Production

    Unabridged

    40 min

    Overall equipment efficiency (OEE) shows how well a machine or equipment is performing by comparing the number of defect-free products or parts it makes to its maximum potential output. The OEE of a machine or process at 100 percent means that it is working at its highest possible capacity without any errors.There are three things that make up OEE: availability, performance, and quality. When the ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Toyota Production System concepts

    What are The Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata?

    Unabridged

    38 min

    Changing how we manage people is important for making any business plan work. In his great book Toyota Kata (2009), Mike Rother talks about how Toyota changes the way its employees act and think by forming new habits and culture. Using the word "kata" to explain how Toyota solves problems instead of using the pharase "problem solving." Toyota’s way helps create a better work environment by ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    My Life and Work: An Autobiography of Henry Ford

    by Henry Ford ...
    Narrated by Carson Beck ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 52 min

    Step into the life of a visionary and industrial titan with "My Life and Work" by Henry Ford, now available as an immersive audiobook experience.In this captivating autobiography, Henry Ford shares the remarkable story of his journey from humble beginnings to revolutionizing the automotive industry. With candid reflections and insightful anecdotes, Ford provides unparalleled insights into his ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    The Problem Solving Kata as a Tool for Culture Change

    Building True Lean Organizations

    Unabridged

    1 hour 17 min

    Some businesses have reduced staff and made resource cuts to survive the global economic downturn, while others have improved business practices and culture. Unfortunately, there is still a difference between successful and less successful businesses in terms of culture adaptability, people management, and process management. In organisations like Toyota, which, in contrast to its rivals, has a ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    Aufbau und Erhalt einer Elektrosicherheitsstruktur

    Management und Verantwortliche Elektrofachkraft in der Pflicht

    Unabridged

    4 hours 33 min

    Weltweit müssen für elektrische Anlagen und Betriebsmittel neben der Einhaltung lokaler Vorschriften im Rahmen internationaler Lieferkettengesetze auch Strukturen moderner Elektrosicherheit geschaffen und nachgewiesen werden, um auf dem internationalen Markt bestehen zu können. Dieses Buch wurde geschrieben, um sowohl das Management der Elektrosicherheit beziehungsweise die Rolle als ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus