Books

Take a look at our books. You can buy them on Amazon in Kindle or paperback format. If you prefer a .pdf, contact us!

Smart Factory ebook

Introduction to Industry 4.0 and practical tips for its implementation

What is a smart factory? What are the enabling technologies? Find out with this book. Furthermore, we will suggest you a 10-step methodology for its implementation.

Industria 4.0 Guida Utente

Industry 4.0 User Guide

This guide gives you a 360-degree overview of the historical reasons for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, its goals, key technologies, benefits, challenges, and more.

Copertina LSS Green Belt Preparazione Certificazione

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt: 100 questions and solutions to prepare for your certification exam

This book provides a list of 100 questions and their solutions. A valid support for the preparation for Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification according to the main certification bodies at international level.

Rivoluzione Web3

Web3 Revolution: Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, NFT and Metaverse

What are the challenges and opportunities of the new frontier of the web, the Web3? Find out what are Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, NFT and Metaverse, technologies still little known to most but which promise to bring about a revolution in our daily lives in the immediate future.  

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The Machine that changed the world

The Machine that changed the World

Authors: James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, Daniel Roos

A MUST for those who want to know the origin of Lean

Lean Thinking

Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation

Authors: James P. Womack, Daniel T. Jones, Giuseppe Volpato, P. Cantarella

The book offers insights into how to implement cost reduction strategies based on what customers really want, outlining a value creation process.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Author: K. Schwab

Schwab examines and discusses the main consequences that the fourth revolution will have on governments, companies, civil society and individuals, making proposals to contain its negative effects.

The new industrial revolution

The New Industrial Revolution: Consumers, Globalization and the End of Mass Production

Author: P. Marsh

Marsh explores 250 years of manufacturing history and examines the characteristics of the industrial revolution that is happening right now.

Il dilemma dell'innovatore

The Innovator's Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail

Author: Clayton M. Christensen 

From the lessons of the successes and failures of leading firms, Christensen derives a set of criteria and rules for profiting from the phenomenon of disruptive innovations.

NPD Eppinger

Product Design and Development

Authors: Karl Ulrich, Steven Eppinger

This book combines the perspectives of marketing, design and manufacturing into a single approach to product development.

PDMA

Product Design for Manufacture and Assembly

Authors:  Geoffrey Boothroyd, Peter Dewhurst, Winston A. Knight

Based on theory but highly practical, their text defines the factors that influence the ease of assembly and manufacture of products for a wide range of basic processes used in industry.

LSS Toolbox_

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to Nearly 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed

Authors:  Michael George, John Maxey, David Rowlands, Mark Price

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook is today’s most comprehensive and results-based reference for the tools and concepts needed to understand, implement and leverage Lean Six Sigma.

Leading Change

Leading Change

Author: John P. Kotter

Kotter provides a practical resource for leaders and managers charged with making change initiatives work. Leading Change is widely recognized as her primary work and is an important precursor to her new acceleration ideas published in Harvard Business Review.

The Lean Startup

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses

Author: Eric Ries

Lean Startup is the approach to business that is adopted all over the world. It is changing the way businesses are built and new products are launched.