The W. Edwards Deming Institute® Podcast


In our 6th episode of Deming Speaks, this 15-minute excerpt from a 1992 presentation by Dr. Deming includes his thoughts on the following topics:
  1. Why are we here?
  2. Where's the crisis?
  3. Quality is made at the top
  4. Responsibility for quality
  5. Why did the Fiero plant close?
  6. Why did the bank close?
  7. Banks and quotas
  8. Independence and interdependence
  9. By what method?
  10. An alternative to setting goals
  11. Management's job
Direct download: Deming_Speaks_6.m4a
Category:Interviews -- posted at: 2:00am PST

The October/November 2017 Study Sessions of The New Economics started on Monday, October 1st.  

This podcast features the fourth 90-minute session with Tim Higgins.

Follow this link to find our overview podcast for this series.

Follow this link to register for the next sessions, beginning on Monday, March 12th.

Direct download: _TNESessions-October-November2017-4.m4a
Category:The New Economics Study Sessions -- posted at: 2:30pm PST

In our third "Lens", hosts Tripp Babbitt and Bill Bellows share their interpretation of wide-ranging aspects and implications of Dr. Deming's theory of management.

Topics in this episode include:

Direct download: Deming_Lens_3.m4a
Category:Deming Lens -- posted at: 4:30am PST

The October/November 2017 Study Sessions of The New Economics started on Monday, October 1st.  

This podcast features the third 90-minute session with Tim Higgins.

Follow this link to find our overview podcast for this series.

Follow this link to register for the next sessions, beginning on Monday, March 12th.

 

Direct download: _TNESessions-October-November2017-3.m4a
Category:The New Economics Study Sessions -- posted at: 2:00am PST

The October/November 2017 Study Sessions of The New Economics started on Monday, October 1st.  

This podcast features the second 90-minute session with Tim Higgins.

Follow this link to find our overview podcast for this series.

Follow this link to register for the next sessions, beginning on Monday, March 12th.

Direct download: TNESessions-October-November2017-2.m4a
Category:The New Economics Study Sessions -- posted at: 2:00am PST

In our 5th episode of Deming Speaks, this 23-minute excerpt from a 1992 presentation by Dr. Deming includes his thoughts on the following topics:
  1. Picking the best workers for the future
  2. x + xy = 8
  3. How are leaders chosen?
  4. Selection procedure for hiring employees
  5. What would happen if salaries were doubled?
  6. How to reward top performers?
  7. Does profit sharing represent over-justification?
  8. Worker responsibility
  9. Joint responsibility
  10. How do unions fit into the Deming philosophy?
  11. How can lower level employees help management learn the Deming philosophy?
  12. Malcolm Baldrige Award
  13. Role of a first-level supervisor in a Deming transformation
  14. Leaders have a theory
  15. Question about Biblical references
Direct download: Deming_Speaks_5.m4a
Category:Deming Speaks -- posted at: 2:00am PST

Commencing in 2014, The Deming Institute has recorded podcasts on a monthly basis, featuring 20 to 30-minute interviews by Tripp Babbitt with members of the Deming Community who are advancing the use and explanations of Dr. Deming's ideas.

In our December podcast, his 1st session with Tripp, Balaji Reddie, from Pune, India, shares milestones on his personal Deming Journey, commencing shortly after Dr. Deming's passing in 1993.

Highlights include:

  • Transitioning from a career in manufacturing to textiles to software development to quality management
  • 10 years as an Adjunct Professor in management colleges, with a focus on production, operations, and supply chain management
  • Attending Xerox's Leadership for Quality program
  • Realization that quality is not ISO9000
  • First reading of Out of the Crisis, finding Deming management is more than statistics
  • Discovering the divisiveness of performance appraisals
  • First "Deming Birthday" lecture
  • Turning point, reading The Deming Dimension, by mentor, Henry Neave
  • Founding the Deming Forum India in January 1999
  • Deming Day in India, October 14th
  • Deming Prize recipients in India
Direct download: DemingEpisode47.m4a
Category:Interviews -- posted at: 7:30am PST

In our second "Lens", hosts Tripp Babbitt and Bill Bellows share their interpretation of wide-ranging aspects and implications of Dr. Deming's theory of management.

Topics in this episode include:

Direct download: Deming_Lens_2.m4a
Category:Deming Lens -- posted at: 7:00am PST

The October/November 2017 Study Sessions of The New Economics started on Monday, October 1st.  

This podcast features the first 90-minute session with Tim Higgins.

Follow this link to find our overview podcast for this series.

Follow this link to register for the next sessions, beginning on Monday, March 12th.

Direct download: TNESessions-October-November2017-1.m4a
Category:The New Economics Study Sessions -- posted at: 2:00am PST

In our 4th episode of Deming Speaks, this 18-minute excerpt from a 1992 presentation by Dr. Deming includes his thoughts on the following topics:
  1. Goals and the Voice of the Customer
  2. Arbitrary numerical goals
  3. Applying the Deming philosophy
  4. Development of the 14 Points for Management
  5. Monopolies
  6. (Japanese) Competition
  7. Socialism
Direct download: Deming_Speaks_4.mp4
Category:Deming Speaks -- posted at: 2:00am PST

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