Recommended Reading

"Toyota Production System: Beyond Large Scale Production" - Taiichi Ohno

"A Revolution in Manufacturing: The SMED System" -Shigeo Shingo

"Out of the Crisis" + "The New Economics" - W. Edwards Deming

"The Machine that Changed the World" - James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones and Daniel Roos

"Lean Thinking" - James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones

"The Toyota Way: 14 Management Principles" - Jeffery K. Liker

"Toyota Kata: Managing People for Improvement, Adaptiveness, and Superior Results" - Mike Rother

"The Lean Startup:  How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses" - Eric Ries

"Value Stream Mapping: How to Visualize Work and Align Leadership for Organizational Transformation" - Karen Martin