Monday, November 26, 2012

Dr. Deming on Intrinsic Motivation

Why is the "yearning for learning... crushed out by the forces of destruction" as Dr. Deming puts it? We are born with intrinsic motivation and curiosity, but where does it go? "Why not nurture them?"

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Intro to W. Edwards Deming

This introductory video on Dr. Deming has multiple parts, below:

Part 1:


 Part 2:

 Part 3:

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Dr. Deming - The 5 Deadly Diseases 1984

 From the YouTube description:
1984 Dr. Deming foresaw the current economic crisis and the cause. Take a look at this video and you will learn of the "5 Deadly Diseases" that are at the heart of the problem.
Dr. Deming said, "A Transformation must take place in American industry or it will continue on the decline until the style of American management changes...and they don't know what to do. 98% don't know there is a problem or there is anything they can do."