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  • The Toyota Way to Lean Leadership

  • Achieving and Sustaining Excellence Through Leadership Development
  • Written by: Jeffrey Liker, Gary L. Convis
  • Narrated by: Jim Meskimen
  • Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars (44 ratings)

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The Toyota Way to Lean Leadership

Written by: Jeffrey Liker,Gary L. Convis
Narrated by: Jim Meskimen
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The missing link to long-term Lean success! Despite the fact that companies worldwide have adopted Lean production, none has sustained the same levels of excellence as Toyota. Why? Leadership. In The Toyota Way to Lean Leadership, Jeffrey Liker and Gary L. Convis, a former executive V.P. and managing officer of Toyota, help executives and senior managers get employees to refocus their efforts - from simply performing their singular function to continuously improving in collaboration across the organization.

Case studies from Toyota clearly illustrate the methods that create powerful, effective Lean leadership. Jeffrey Liker, author of the popular Toyota Way books, is the acknowledged expert on Toyota processes. He is professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan. After his executive leadership at Toyota, Gary L. Convis became the CEO of Dana Holding Corporation, a $6.1 billion supplier to the global automotive, commercial vehicle, and off-highway markets, and helped lead it to a successful turnaround from bankruptcy.

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©2011 Jeffrey Liker, Gary L. Convis (P)2011 Audible, Inc.

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Use of female

I'm not sure if the book was written thst way but the narrator kept on referring to candidates as SHE.

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hope all in manufacturing listen to this

as an industrial engineer in canada, this is majorly lacking in industries and is useful

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