Category: Deming Philosophy
Are you using analysis to solve problems at your company? Try synthesis instead! For help, John Hunter directs us to this still-mind-blowing talk from Dr. Russell Ackoff, author of The Art of Problem Solving.
Is Trader Joe’s “doing Deming”? Explore what this iconic company says about its values – and how they put those words into practice.
A fresh look at Mike Tveite’s presentation, “The Deming Philosophy: New Ways To Think About The World.”
Psychology is one of the 4 components of SoPK. But what Deming meant by “Psychology” isn’t the same thing as what’s covered in a psyche 101 course.
This presentation from Peter Scholtes and Mary Jenkins at the 1994 Ohio Quality and Productivity Forum conference is still all too relevant to today’s challenges in Human Resources.
Interested in understanding the PDSA (Plan – Do – Study – Act) cycle? Here are a whole bunch of resources for you.
Barbara Lawton’s presentation explores the interaction between personal transformation and organizational transformation.
In this presentation, Peter Scholtes gives an entertaining and useful look at the types of personal attitudes toward change.
Peter Senge reflects on efforts to transform education systems across the United States.
Mike Tveite discusses the importance of adopting Deming’s System of Profound Knowledge in the work of executives and the larger systems within organizations.