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Morgan, James M.

Summary: How companies are using lean development to revolutionize their product and service offerings, vital lessons any business leader can use as an engine of innovation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 658.5 MOR

Morgan, James M.

Summary: How did Ford Motors use Lean Development to pull off one of the most impressive corporate turnarounds in history? Largely by avoiding the mistakes that so many companies make when in a death spiral. They looked beyond manufacturing efficiency to change the very fundamentals of how they developed vehicles. In Designing the Future, Lean product development expert James Morgan and world-renowned...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.5 MOR

Greene, Jay.

Summary: Jay Greene shows how important it is to build a culture in which design is more than an after-the-fact concern, it's part of your company's DNA. Drawing on interviews with top executives, Greene illuminates the methods of companies that rely on design to stand out in their industry.--[book jacket]

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 GRE

Hargadon, Andrew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business School Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.406 HAR

Duffy, Scott.

Summary: "A serial entrepreneur offers a plan for launching successful ventures About ninety-seven percent of a rocket's fuel is used in the first three feet of its launch. The same is true in launching a new business, product, or service. Those first few steps are absolutely critical. Scott Duffy has developed a practical approach for turning your big idea into a thriving venture by focusing on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.11 DUF

Berger, Jonah.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Explains why some products and ideas go "viral," citing the roles of word-of-mouth promotion and the Internet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.8 BER

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 BER

Nour, David

Summary: The best-selling author of Relationship Economics discusses how leading companies are collaborating with their customers at every stage of new product and service development to create value and shows how to effectively execute this co-creation to ensure that your next offering is exactly what your customers were waiting for.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 NOU

Wachter-Boettcher, Sara

Contents: Welcome to the machine -- Culture misfit -- Normal people -- Select one -- Delighted to death -- Tracked, tagged, and targeted -- Algorithmic inequity -- Built to break -- Meritocracy now, meritocracy forever -- Technically dangerous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303 WAC

Thiel, Peter A.

Summary: "EVERY MOMENT IN BUSINESS HAPPENS ONLY ONCE. The next Bill Gates will not build an operating system. The next Larry Page or Sergey Brin won't make a search engine. And the next Mark Zuckerberg won't create a social network. If you are copying these guys, you aren't learning from them. It's easier to copy a model than to make something new: doing what we already know how to do takes the world...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2014

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Docie, Ronald Louis.

Summary: Counsels independent inventors on how to develop creations into profitable products without losing money or falling prey to common scams, sharing case studies and step-by-step instructions for everything from patenting and marketing to licensing and selling.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 DOC

Pilloton, Emily.

Summary: Makes the case for design as a tool to solve some of the world's biggest social problems. The book features more than 100 innovative, sustainable, need-based product designs that empower individuals, communities, and economies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolis Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.2 PIL

Brabandere, Luc de.

Summary: Outlines a new model of practical creativity that challenges business professionals to evaluate customers, goals, and companies in engaging alternative ways, explaining how to develop strategies for effective and adaptive business environments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 BRA

Kim, W. Chan

Summary: Drawing on more than a decade of new work, the authors demonstrate how to move beyond competing, inspire confidence, and seize new growth, discussing how to take an organization into an uncontested market space.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 KIM

Lutz, Robert A. (Bob Lutz)

Summary: General Motors as an example for the restoration of American business success...What went wrong and how was the company saved?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.7 LUT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 338.7 Lutz 2011

Summary: Ex-CIA officer Claire Stenwick and ex-MI6 agent Ray Koval are both racing to secure the formula for a product that will bring untold wealth to the company that lands the patent first. As the stakes begin to rise, so does the passion between Claire and Ray. Meanwhile, their mutual employers, industry giant Howerd Tully and trailblazing CEO Dick Garsil start resorting to some seriously...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD DUP

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Duplicity 2009

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER DUP

Carlson, Curtis Ray.

Contents: The essence of innovation: how Frank hit a home run -- Innovate or die: the exponential economy -- Work on important customer and market needs: the RFID tag -- Creating customer value: your only job -- It's as simple as NABC: how Liz got her big job -- Watering holes for creating value: the day the BBC walked in -- More ideas for faster value creation: origins of Linux -- Your elevator pitch:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4063 CAR

Grant, Adam M.

Summary: ""Reading Originals made me feel like I was seated across from Adam Grant at a dinner party, as one of my favorite thinkers thrilled me with his insights and his wonderfully new take on the world." --Malcolm Gladwell, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Outliers and The Tipping Point "Originals is one of the most important and captivating books I have ever read, full of surprising and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658 GRA

Kim, W. Chan.

Summary: In a book that challenges everything you thought you knew about the requirements for strategic success, Kim and Mauborgne argue that cutthroat competition results in nothing but a bloody red ocean of rivals fighting over a shrinking profit pool. Based on a study of 150 strategic moves spanning more than a hundred years and 30 industries, the authors argue that lasting success comes not from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business School Press 2005

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.802 KIM

Summary: "Published annually for more than eighty years, the Shooter's Bible is the most comprehensive and sought-after reference guide for new firearms and their specifications, as well as for thousands of guns that have been in production and are currently on the market. Nearly every firearms manufacturer in the world is included in this renowned compendium. The 107th edition also contains new and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 799 SHO

Summary: "Published annually for more than eighty years, the Shooter's Bible is the most comprehensive and sought-after reference guide for new firearms and their specifications, as well as for thousands of guns that have been in production and are currently on the market. Nearly every firearms manufacturer in the world is included in this renowned compendium. The 110th edition also contains new and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2018

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Maurer, Robert.

Summary: "Maurer uses his knowledge of the brain and human psychology to show what I have promoted for the past three decades -- that continuous improvement is built on the foundation of people courageously using their creativity. Kaizen is much more than a world-class management practice; it is a technique to remove fear from our mind's mind, enabling us to take small steps to better things. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.401 MAU

Gibbons, Gail

Summary: Explains the process of recycling from start to finish and discusses what happens to paper, glass, aluminum cans, and plastic when they are recycled into new products.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 628.4 GIB

Gibbons, Gail.

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Summary: Explains the process of recycling from start to finish and discusses what happens to paper, glass, aluminum cans, and plastic when they are recycled into new products.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1992

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Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: Explains the process of recycling from start to finish and discusses what happens to paper, glass, aluminum cans, and plastic when they are recycled into new products.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1992

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 628.4458 GIB