Deming passes the test of time with flying colors. In this reprint of his 1986 classic, his eloquent arguments for single-supplier sourcing and leadership rather than supervision, and against production quotas and the absurd practice of MBWA (management by walking around), ring as true today as ever. We from getAbstract believe that classics should be revisited often, and highly recommends Deming?s seminal work to thoughtful people in
The aim of this book is transformation of the style of American management. The basic cause
of sickness in American industry and resulting unemployment is failure of top management to
Professor Zajonc was perhaps best known for discovering what he called the “mere exposure” effect. In a seminal experiment, published in The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology in 1968, he showed subjects a series of random shapes in rapid succession. The shapes appeared and disappeared so quickly that it was impossible to discern that some of them were actually repeated. Nevertheless, when subjects were later asked which shapes they found most pleasing, they reliably chose the ones to which they had been exposed the most often, though they had no conscious awareness of the fact.
Familiarity, in other words, breeds a kind of affection, Professor Zajonc found. Even before he defined and named it, the effect was dear to the hearts of advertisers and other shapers of culture.
學識 是知識與興建的累積結果 是由許多偶然的事件促成的
根據柏拉圖 Plato 的說法
夏目 vs Deming 是有點意思的比較
Iceland becomes affordable for tourists
想起姪子陳昭仁夫婦 在年前轟轟烈烈到那兒一遊之 BLOG
讀了諸如掃墓 吃自助餐等的感想 歐
好幾次與醫生 (內科 皮膚科 家醫科)打交道
生病 crisis 一直是真情與(組織)之比喻
ぜんく-しょうじょう ―しやうじやう 4 【前駆症状】
ぜんがんじょうたい ―じやうたい 5 【前▼癌状態】
組織的"前癌状態"或"前駆症状 " 究竟是什麼呢?