Improving R&D Performance : The Juran Way
Al EndresISBN: 0471163708; 9780471163701;
Maximize the performance and profitability of R&D in your company In today's highly competitive marketplace, aligning R&D's goals with an organization's strategic business goals has become an urgent priority. Improving R&D Performance the Juran Wayoffers executives, managers, and quality professionals a lucid, practical guide to the concepts, processes, and tools for improving R&D performance in classification, assessment, intellectual property management, and other vital areas. Packed with illuminating case studies, as well as detailed advice from industry leaders, this is an invaluable resource for designing and implementing quality systems for R&D. Driven by the need to sustain growth, increase profitability, develop new products, and improve customer service, savvy organizations are turning their attention to improving Research & Develop-ment processes. To achieve aggressive business goals, today's top organizations are coming to recognize the value of aligning R&D's...