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Learning From Case Studies: A Case Study of Lean Transformation at Rockwell Collins
Case studies are one of LAI's methods for engaging with sponsors in conducting research. Case studies involve interacting with people in examining, describing, analyzing, and documenting significant events, their ...
United Technologies Corporation: Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE): Operating System Case Study
United Technologies Corporation (abbreviated UTC, NYSE ticker symbol UTX) is a large, industrial conglomerate that designs, manufactures, and services a broad range of products, ranging from air conditioners and elevators ...
United Technologies Corporation: Internal Audit Department (IAD) Case Study: A Case Study of the UTC ACE Operating System
This study of United Technologies Corporation's Internal Audit Department (IAD) examines how stability and change are important factors in how this department functions and improves. IAD is a leader in the adoption of ...
Willingness to Change: Transformation through Innovation and Risk-taking Part I
Presentation on achieving transformation through innovation and risk-taking
Systems Engineering Confronts Enterprise Change: Frameworks and Lessons from MITRE Projects
Our collaborative MIT/MITRE team has structured the research as a series of case studies. Although we incorporate elements of grounded theory, there are several frameworks that we are actively using in the analysis of our ...
Doing More with Less at Ariens: A Leadership and Transformation Case Study
This case study illustrates the challenges of organizational change and transformation. The company studies, Ariens Company, used "lean" principles and methods in making these changes. As a manufacturer of snow and lawn ...
Leadership for Lean Culture Transformation: Introduction to Breakout Session & Five Precepts for Lean Enterprise Change
Presentation on lean culture transformation and agenda/presentations
Developing Capabilities for Lean Enterprise Change
Presentation on achieving successful lean enterprise change
Pratt & Whtiney: Homogenous Metals,Inc. (HMI) Case Study: A Case STudy of the UTC Ace Operating System
Homogenous Metals Incorporated (HMI) is a pioneer in adopting and demonstrating value from United Technology Corporation's (UTC's) ACE operating system. ACE stands for Achieving Competitive Excellence. The first story is ...