Becoming a Lean Library

Becoming a Lean Library: Lessons from the World of Technology Start-ups provides a guide to the process and approach necessary to manage product development. Using techniques and philosophies pioneered by Toyota's lean manufacturing success, Becoming a Lean Library provides library leadership advice and tips on making the library more nimble, lean, and responsive to technological change. Early chapters introduce the reader to the idea of lean start-ups in libraries, followed by chapters covering library systems, lessons from lean manufacturing, and the build-measure-learn model. Remaining chapters discuss technology change and DevOps as a lean strategy, while also giving the reader the opportunity to earn a professional online "badge" on the subject material of the book. Introduces lean startup and lean manufacturing theory and practice Applies Lean Startup Principles to Libraries Allows readers to earn two Openbadges to demonstrate professional education accomplishment through social networking and for compensation purposes Only book in its market that illustrates lean principles at work

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  • Author : Jeremy Nelson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 156 pages
  • ISBN : 1780634609
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Becoming a Lean Library

Becoming a Lean Library
  • Author : Jeremy Nelson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 07 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKBecoming a Lean Library

Becoming a Lean Library: Lessons from the World of Technology Start-ups provides a guide to the process and approach necessary to manage product development. Using techniques and philosophies pioneered by Toyota's lean manufacturing success, Becoming a Lean Library provides library leadership advice and tips on making the library more nimble, lean, and responsive to technological change. Early chapters introduce the reader to the idea of lean start-ups in libraries, followed by chapters covering library systems, lessons from lean manufacturing, and

Collaboration and the Academic Library

Collaboration and the Academic Library
  • Author : Jeremy Atkinson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 01 February 2018
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Collaboration and the Academic Library: Internal and External, Local and Regional, National and International explores the considerable change that has affected universities and academic libraries in recent years. Given this complex and important context, it is clear that the academic library increasingly needs to operate in partnership with its users and other professionals and organizations to be successful in meeting the needs of its clientele. Academic librarians need to work closely with client groups so that services are relevant, and

The Evaluation and Measurement of Library Services, 2nd Edition

The Evaluation and Measurement of Library Services, 2nd Edition
  • Author : Joseph R. Matthews
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 27 October 2017
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This guide provides library directors, managers, and administrators in all types of libraries with complete and up-to-date instructions on how to evaluate library services in order to improve them. • Helps librarians to thoroughly examine their libraries' services toward making improvements • Enables librarians to answer with authority the question "what difference do we make?" • Explains the most effective ways of conducting library measurement and evaluation, covering qualitative and quantitative tools, data analysis, and specific methodologies for measuring and assessing specific services •

Creating a Lean Culture

Creating a Lean Culture
  • Author : Arthur M. Langer
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 27 July 2017
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Winner of a Shingo Research and Professional Publication AwardThe new edition of this Shingo Prize-winning bestseller provides critical insights and approaches to make any Lean transformation an ongoing success. It shows you how to implement a sustainable, successful transformation by developing a culture that has your stakeholders throughout the o

Professional COM Applications with ATL

Professional COM Applications with ATL
  • Author : Sing Li,Panos Economopoulos
  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release : 07 May 1998
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This technical guide starts with a review of control design for an Internet/Intranet connected application and of the technologies that Microsoft has assembled under the COM/ActiveX umbrella. It then explains COM for C++ programmers, why it is important, and how to implement COM servers and clients. The book then builds ActiveX controls from the ground up using COM APIs.

Leading Lean

Leading Lean
  • Author : Jean Dahl
  • Publisher : O'Reilly Media
  • Release : 20 December 2019
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Companies from startups to corporate giants face massive amounts of disruption today. Now more than ever, organizations need nimble and responsive leaders who know how to exploit the opportunities that change brings. In this insightful book, Jean Dahl, a senior executive and expert in the Lean mindset and its methods, demonstrates why you need to embrace Modern Lean principles and thinking to redefine leadership in this age of digital disruption in order to continuously evolve the Lean enterprise. Drawing on

Becoming a Teacher of Reading

Becoming a Teacher of Reading
  • Author : Margaret Perkins
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 10 March 2015
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Learning to read is one of the most important life skills teachers can help a child develop. Teaching reading is a vital part of a career in the classroom and engaging with the range of different learning styles children have is a real challenge. Trainee teachers need to learn how to address this variety of learning needs, and also meet the wider demands of the curriculum. Margaret Perkins helps students meet these challenges to become a confident, reflective teacher of

Mastering Redis

Mastering Redis
  • Author : Jeremy Nelson
  • Publisher : Packt Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 31 May 2016
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Take your knowledge of Redis to the next level to build enthralling applications with ease About This Book Detailed explanation on Data structure server with powerful strings, lists, sets, sorted-sets, and hashes Learn to Scale your data with Redis Cluster's distributed setup This is a fast paced practical guide full of screenshots and real work examples to help you get to grips with Redis in no time. Who This Book Is For If you are a software developer with some

How to Thrive as a Library Professional: Achieving Success and Satisfaction

How to Thrive as a Library Professional: Achieving Success and Satisfaction
  • Author : Susanne Markgren,Linda Miles
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 21 October 2019
GET THIS BOOKHow to Thrive as a Library Professional: Achieving Success and Satisfaction

Whether you are planning to enter the field of librarianship or are a seasoned veteran, your success requires conscious planning. With its big picture approach, this guide shows you how to manage your career to optimize professional fulfillment. This book is a practical and straightforward approach to finessing your practice, with easy-to-implement takeaways. Covering topics that range from determining a career vision and cultivating relationships to using narrative to make connections and employing mindfulness, compassion, and self-forgiveness; this book will