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Lean In

Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination228 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25424936M
ISBN 100385349947
ISBN 109780385349949

Lean In is a nonfiction book that spans multiple genres. Drawing on both research and her own experiences, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes how and why gender inequality continues to operate in the modern workforce, and offers advice for women seeking to balance a career and family. Lean In - Sheryl Sandberg's provocative, inspiring book about women and power - grew out of an electrifying TED talk Sandberg gave in , in which she expressed her concern that progress for women in achieving major leadership positions had stalled. The talk became a phenomenon and has since been viewed nearly 2,, times.

If kaizen means improvement, why give books that focus on continuous improvement a separate section? Two reasons. First, I’ve worked with organizations where the word kaizen (and the long list of other Lean terms borrowed from Japanese) carries a negative connotation; continuous improvement can be a more neutral term in these cases, and I’m sensitive to that. Lean In. M likes. We are the ambitious women creating a more equal and inclusive world. We fight bias and workplace by: 2.

  The Lean Startup is the book whose lessons I want every entrepreneur to absorb and apply. I know of no better guide to improve the odds of a startup's success. (Mitchell Kapor, Founder, Lotus Development Corp.) Scott Cook. Business is too important to be left to luck. Eric reveals the rigorous process that trumps luck in the invention of new Brand: Crown Publishing Group. Lean production is an assembly-line methodology developed originally for Toyota and the manufacturing of automobiles. It is also known as the Toyota Production System or just-in-time production. Lean production principles are also referred to as lean management or lean thinking.


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The book challenges us to change the conversation from what women can’t do to what we can do, and serves as a rallying cry for us to work together to create a more equal world. Just released: “Lean In for Graduates,” a handbook that offers instruction and inspiration for the next generation.

Learn more. An Amazon Best Book of the Month, March Anyone who's watched Sheryl Sandberg's popular TED Talk, "Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders," is familiar with--and possibly haunted by--the idea of "having it all.""Perhaps the greatest trap ever set for women was the coining of this phrase," writes Sandberg in Lean In, which expands on her talk's big idea: that increasing the number of women at Cited by: 2.

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Lean In Review. As I said in the intro, I think entirely regulating the playing field to “level” it is not the solution to gender inequality. There will always be differences in men and women, and it’s a good thing there are.

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Lean In continues that conversation, combining personal anecdotes, hard data, and compelling research to change the conversation from what women can’t do to what they can. Sandberg provides practical advice on negotiation techniques, mentorship, and building a satisfying career.

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Lean In is a memoir, a self-help book, a career management guide, and a feminist manifesto Let’s hope this is a book that is read as much as talked about.” Let’s hope this is a book that is read as much as talked about.”Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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‎ Lean In: by Sheryl Sandberg - Women, Work, and the Will to Lead - A Complete Summary Lean In is a book written by American author Sheryl Sandberg, which talks about a subject that most of us are familiar with – women’s rights.

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This book lays out the nuts and bolts of the lean methodology and also describes the more difficult challenges, which have to .Lean manufacturing is nothing new. Many say it was invented shortly after World War II, when Japanese industrial engineer Taiichi Ohno, together with coworker Shigeo Shingo, developed the Toyota Production System (TPS).

Others say Taiichi simply took Henry Ford’s assembly-line way of thinking to the next logical step. Whatever the case, people have been attempting [ ].Lean manufacturing, or lean production, is a production method derived from Toyota's operating model "The Toyota Way" (Toyota Production System, TPS).The term "Lean" was coined in by John Krafcik, and defined in by James Womack and Daniel Jones to consist of five key principles; 'Precisely specify value by specific product, identify the value stream for each product, make value.