The W. Edwards Deming Institute® Podcast


Andrea Gabor Discusses Management at Ford, GM and Her Current Passion: Education

In this episode of the Deming Podcast, Tripp Babbitt interviews Andrea Gabor.

Andrea Gabor begins by discussing her book The Man Who Discovered Quality: How W. Edwards Deming Brought the Quality Revolution to America – The Stories of Ford, Xerox, and GM.  She discusses what  Ford and GM have done since her book was published.

And then she discusses how to improve the education system and the problems with the primary efforts on "education reform" in the USA today.

Andrea will be presenting, What Education Reformers Can Learn from the Deming Philosophy, at The 2014 Deming Institute Fall Conference, to be held October 17-19 in Los Angeles.

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Direct download: DemingEpisode5.m4a
Category:education -- posted at: 12:35am EDT

Dan Robertson Discusses his Deming Journey

In this episode of the Deming Podcast, Tripp Babbitt interviews Dan Robertson, Deming Institute Advisory Board member and Co-author of Deming's Profound Changes.

Dan discusses his Deming journey at Hewlett Packard and his experience writing Deming's Profound Changes with co-author Kenneth Delavigne, as a tribute to Dr. Perry Gluckman.

Dan is the Co-chair of The 2014 Deming Institute Fall Conference and shares details of the event to be held October 17-19 in Los Angeles.

Direct download: DemingEpisode4.m4a
Category:management -- posted at: 8:17am EDT

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