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Beyond the western sea

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Orchard Books,
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In this completely rewritten edition of John Oakland's best-selling book, he presents a comprehensive yet practical model for Total Quality Management. * More emphasis on the integration of TQM into the strategy of the organization. * More specific advice on how to implement TQM. * The use of ten points to aid senior management in their thinking on commitment, culture and communication issues. * New material on quality function deployment (QFD). * Material on assessing quality systems including the Baldrige and EQA criteria. * New chapters on communications and the quality strategy. * Additional chapter on measurement and benchmarking. * New chapter on teamwork for culture change, including the 'Drive' model. Professor Oakland's book aims to show managers how to implement a Total Quality Management strategy throughout all their activities and thereby achieve top quality performance overall, not just in product or service quality. The book will also meet the requirements of students following courses in management, science and engineering, as well as those working towards professional qualifications in management of quality assurance (such as membership of the Institute of Quality Assurance). The best-selling TQM book Completely revised and improved Includes implementing TQM, teamwork, culture change, Baldrige, QFD and much more
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Grouped Work ID f03cabd8-4424-afb1-746c-50396c898302
Grouping Title beyond the western sea
Grouping Author avi
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM
Last Indexed 2019-02-21 04:43:08AM

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display_description Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America; their fates continue to intertwine on board ship and in the New World.
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publishDate 1996
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series Beyond the western sea
series_with_volume Beyond the western sea|2
subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Emigration and immigration -- Fiction, England -- Fiction, Runaways -- Fiction
title_display Beyond the western sea
title_full Beyond the western sea / Avi
title_short Beyond the western sea
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Emigration and immigration, Runaways