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New and Published Books

  1. Agile for Project Managers

    By Denise Canty

    Series: Best Practices and Advances in Program Management Series

    Agile project management is a proven approach for designing and delivering software with improved value to customers. Agility is all about self-directed teams, feedback, light documentation, and working software with shorter development cycles.The role of the project manager with agile differs...

    Published February 23rd 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  2. Free Agent

    The Independent Professional's Roadmap to Self-Employment Success

    By Katy Tynan

    There is a seismic shift underway in the employer/employee relationship that is redefining the nature of jobs and careers. Sole proprietors and independent contractors now represent more than 20 percent of the workforce, and that number is expected to reach nearly 50 percent within the next 10...

    Published February 11th 2015 by Productivity Press

  3. Mastering Complexity

    Adding Coherence Throughout Your Business with Dependency Structure Spreadsheets

    By Stephen Denker

    Mastering Complexity is designed to help readers develop and maintain logical, adaptable solutions to business problems. It demonstrates how to visualize business dependency connections with a square spreadsheet called a Dependency Structure Matrix (DSM). Once the links representing dependencies...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Productivity Press

  4. The Art of Consultative Selling in IT

    Taking Blue Ocean Strategy a Step Ahead

    By Venkatesh Upadrista

    If IT companies seek to differentiate themselves from the competition, they must turn to consultative selling. Consultative selling is analyzing the needs and challenges of your customers and selling unique services that enable your customers to reduce costs, increase profits, and improve overall...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Productivity Press

  5. 7 Fundamentals of an Operationally Excellent Management System

    By Chitram Lutchman, Douglas Evans, Waddah Shihab Ghanem Al Hashemi, Rohanie Maharaj

    Developing and maintaining a disciplined management system provides any organization with a blueprint for exceptional performance and success. Indeed, for larger multinational corporations, a management system is a critical component for sustainable growth and performance management. In this book,...

    Published January 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  6. The Lean Leader

    A Personal Journey of Transformation

    By Robert B. Camp

    Without Lean leaders, there can be no Lean. If an organization wants to be Lean, its leaders must lead using Lean principles. Put another way, until the top of your organization fully embraces Lean, the rest of your organization will never be Lean.The Lean Leader: A Personal Journey of...

    Published January 21st 2015 by Productivity Press

  7. Techniques and Sample Outputs that Drive Business Excellence

    By H. James Harrington, Chuck Mignosa

    Series: The Little Big Book Series

    Many organizations are looking for that magic tool or methodology that will suddenly transform them into outstanding organizations. Unfortunately, there is no one right answer for all organizations or even for a single organization. Successful organizations skillfully integrate the appropriate...

    Published January 7th 2015 by Productivity Press

  8. The Customer-Driven Organization

    Employing the Kano Model

    By Lance B. Coleman, Sr.

    Does your organization provide customer satisfaction or does it inspire customer loyalty? Which is more important? See how lessons learned from the service sector were applied to manufacturing and other diverse settings, including the nonprofit sector and even on one’s own home front.Exploring the...

    Published December 7th 2014 by Productivity Press

  9. New JIT, New Management Technology Principle

    By Kakuro Amasaka

    New JIT, New Management Technology Principle contains the previously published, updated, and new works of renowned scientist, scholar, and consultant Kakuro Amasaka. This book details the Just-in-Time (JIT) quality management strategy, exploring the cutting edge of a new management technology...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Productivity Press

  10. The Results Facilitator

    Expert, Manager, Mentor

    By Marvin T. Howell

    A facilitator has been traditionally defined as someone who helps a group of people understand their objectives, and assists them in planning to achieve them, without taking a position in the discussion. Recently, the International Standards Organization’s (ISO’s) implementation and other long-term...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Productivity Press