Thriving on Chaos: Handbook for a Management Revolution
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Schonberger goes on to illustrate with, for instance, the system of Display Boards
that marks Hewlett-Packard's Greeley, Colorado, operation. Caution: Though I
am a “measurement freak,” as one colleague put it, I acknowledge a downside.
Short of that, following the lead of Hewlett-Packard and 3M as well as lessons
learned from Milliken's Customer Action Teams (see C-4), I suggest that
development teams at a minimum consist of (a) a designer/engineer, (b) a
representative of ...
It is the Hewlett-Packard plant making the HP-3000 series 500 minicomputer. . . . [
Simple] charts are everywhere in the California plant where the 3000-500 is
produced. The charts have been in use for several years with excellent results.
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