Newport, Oregon (PRWEB) September 08, 2011
Lean Manufacturing for the Small Shop (Published by Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 2001, revised 2008) was awarded the Shingo Prize in 2002. Consultant, Author, Lean Manufacturing Expert Gary Conner has since worked with over 100 companies, conducting over 500 kaizen events.
His latest book "Catapult the Cow" has recently been featured in National Trade Magazines (The Fabricator, July issue), Webinars, and at trade shows.
This 275 page book is a collection of forty stories from Mr. Conner's experience working in dozens of industries. Written in a "Chicken Soup for the Soul" format, the short stories are meant to enthuse, encourage and entertain. Each story teaches a moral or shows how companies are working hard to achieve their world class visions.
Mr. Conner is making an electronic version (PDF) available to anyone who wants a copy. Simply visit this website http://www.worldclassmfg.com or http://www.catapultthecow.com to obtain your copy at no charge. You may also request a copy by email: Gary(at)lean1mfg(dot)com
It is our hope that companies around the US and Canada will be encouraged to move forward toward their own goal of world class performance.