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Use the Idea Board for Lean Manufacturing Success

Use the Idea Board for Lean Manufacturing Success

(Music) Hi, this is George Friesen, Business Practice Leader for Lean manufacturing at St. Louis Community College. About seven years ago, I read a book called “Creating A Lean Culture” by David Mann, a tremendous valuable resource for any company implementing lean processes. In this book Mann describes a really elegantly simple, but tremendously powerful, …

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Nuclear Radioisotope Gauges : An idea that changed the automobile industry

Nuclear Radioisotope Gauges : An idea that changed the automobile industry

Paul Leonard Newman was an American actor, film director, entrepreneur,professional racing driver and team owner. Years after his introduction toracing, Paul would learn that the engines of his youth were highly inefficient, andas any race fan can verify, they surely didn’t last very long.The blow by around the pistons not only polluted the atmosphere; it …

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