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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (11,028 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Eliyahu M. Goldratt Narrator: Ensemble Cast Publisher: HighBridge Company Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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The Revised third edition!

Alex Rogo is the manager of a failing manufacturing plant who receives an ultimatum from corporate headquarters: turn the situation around in three months or the plant will be scrapped. With help from a mysterious mentor, Rogo discovers a revolutionary new way to do business - a way for people in any field of endeavor to increase productivity, profitability, and personal fulfillment.

A business book disguised as a novel, a love story about the manufacturing process, and an exhilarating adventure in human potential, The Goal is changing how America does business. First published in 1984, it became an underground best-seller; today it's used by thousands of companies and taught in hundreds of business schools. It includes the author's personal story, My Saga.

This edition includes case-study interviews. Professional readers recreate interviews that David Whitford, Editor at Large with Fortune Small Business, conducts with the author Eli Goldratt and with business professionals from General Motors, Thomson-Shore, Security Federal Banks, and others who put the principles of The Goal into action.

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Jaspreet Singh | 2/19/2014

    " Loved it. I can now see how many things in our office are being done like Alex's plant before he changes that. Now i am looking for something that is more applicable to Software Development Industry "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Hilarie Ehlert | 2/15/2014

    " A management book written in the style of a novel and although 20+ years since originally written a good reminder of the process of improvement. Applicable in both work and personal environments. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Keith Jacobs | 2/1/2014

    " Excellent book to help understand how bottle necks and covariance impact any operation, whether a factory or an office. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Mindy | 2/1/2014

    " Very good book!! It is a story about improvements in a Manufacturing facility. Most books are not this well written on a topic like this. "

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About the Author
Author Eliyahu M. Goldratt

Eliyahu M. Goldratt is an educator, author, scientist, philosopher, and business leader. But he is, first and foremost, a thinker who provokes others to think. Often characterized as unconventional, stimulating, and “a slayer of sacred cows,” Dr. Goldratt exhorts his audience to examine and reassess their business practices with a fresh, new vision. He obtained his BS degree from Tel Aviv University and his PhD from Bar-Ilan University. In addition to his pioneering work in business management and education, he holds patents in a number of areas ranging from medical devices to drip irrigation and temperature sensors.