Tag Archives: Deming

Deming on intrinsic motivation

Now I won’t kid you. This is not an easy watch. Deming, for all his qualities, is clearly not a fabulous orator. In this short presentation he outlines some of his views on motivation in the workplace. He describes his … Continue reading

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Deming on leadership

Quality gurus come and go, and we all have our favourites. Some shine brightly for a while, but are very much “of their time” (remember Tom Peters anyone?), others have managed to maintain a longer shelf-life (we’re thinking of Philip … Continue reading

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Deming’s inconvenient truth

You can’t manage what can’t be measured? Is that right? Continue reading

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Management responsibility – A Deming’s eye view

There are echoes of Deming throughout ISO 9001, but we really need to invest the time and effort to understand the underpinning management philosophy before we dive in and run the risk of making a fool of ourselves through clumsy … Continue reading

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