Dr Deming: The American Who Taught the Japanese about Quality
What every U.S. business person should know about successful management and bringing quality back home.
Dr. W. Edwards Deming, a household name in Japan, became the prime catalyst behind the incredible success of Japanese industry. In fact, since 1951, the Deming Prize has been the most coveted and prestigious award among Japanese corporations, similar to the Malcolm Baldridge Award for quality in business in the United States. Today, Deming is finally becoming a household name in his own country. The lessons he has to teach American business are more urgent than ever.
Just how many different is the Deming Management Method? Compare just a few of the many differences in beliefs between conventioanl organizations and Deming organisations.