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Business Adventures: Excerpts
As part of Fab Faber Series, we are glad to share few excerpts from another wonderful book, Business Adventures by John Brooks. Happy Reading! Business Adventures (by the late John Brooks, originally published in 1969) is Bill Gates’ favorite all-time business book and even better, it came recommended to him from none other than Warren Buffett! What hooked me was considering when Bill Gates received the book from Warren Buffett with his imprimatur, in 1991, and that nearly 25 years later...
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Nasik bonds with Faber Infinite again!
Further to success and overwhelming response of the past programs in Nasik, a training program on Value Stream Mapping is organized by Faber Infinite and Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) Western region. This training is open to all the members as well as non-members in the western region. It is one of its kind training on Value Stream Mapping (VSM) at Nasik, India on February 24th, 2015. Value stream mapping is a Lean process-mapping method for understanding the sequence...
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Partners in Building Competitive India
Faber Infinite is a proud partner of the Government of India for implementing Lean Management practices across 500 manufacturing clusters in India. Faber Infinite team is empanelled consultant by National Productivity Council (NPC) (www.npcindia.gov.in), India for implementation of Lean Manufacturing Competitiveness Scheme. We are glad to join hands with government to enhance Manufacturing Competitiveness and foster Operational Excellence across India. National Productivity Council has been appointed by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India for implementation of...
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Crafting Transformation Journey
Organizational transformation is about organizational change which goes to the depths of what an individual feels and will affect what people feel about the organization and what they do in the organization. Organizational Transformation is more than just changing the way business is done. It is about changing the organizational culture in one or more ways. Transforming the organization refers to any significant change made to an organization such as, restructuring an organization or reengineering an organization and/or there is...
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Transformation Journey: Lesson One
Thriving organization in the turbulent 21st century economy share one common denominator: an uncommon need to evolve. While no two organizations are alike, businesses can be aided by the Faber Infinite’s 360-degree organizational transformation. We have embarked on a transformation journey at India’s largest bone china crockery manufacturer and I would like to share brief yet key lessons learned on what it takes to transform an organization. Going back to the title of the post, lesson one of the transformation...
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Develop Key Assets: People!
It’s hard to think of an important aspect of management more neglected than people development.  Yet for a variety of reasons, this valuable activity is often ignored or handled as a bureaucratic exercise or an afterthought.  Due to this, organizations pay a high price in terms of the loss of talented people. We at Faber Infinite appreciate that people are the pivotal success factor in the value creation process and for organization’s development into a true high performance company. Faber Infinite...
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Emerging SMAC Practices – Unlocked
Faber Infinite shared views on emerging Social media, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud computing (SMAC) Technologies specifically from B2B marketing standpoint at a ‘Marketing Conclave’ organized by Amrut Mody School of Management, part of the Ahmedabad University (AU) promoted by the Ahmedabad Education Society (AES). The Marketing Conclave 2014 was a platform to discuss the importance of SMAC, their relevance for businesses and the practices that impact these very important areas. Businesses of India are looking towards new avenues of customer...
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Learn Value Stream Mapping
Faber Infinite is organizing a training program in association with Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) Western region. This training is open to all the members as well as non-members in the western region. It is one of its kind training on Value Stream Mapping (VSM) at Ahmedabad on December 23, 2014 and December 24, 2014. Details of the training program: Training program on VSM from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday Dec 23, 2014 to be conducted in Gujarati...
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Celebrating Failure: Excerpts
One our mentors pointed us towards this wonderful book, Celebrating Failure: The Power of Taking Risks, Making Mistakes, and Thinking Big  by Ralph Heath As part of Fab Faber Series, we are glad to share few excerpts with you. Happy Reading! Failure and high performance go hand-in-hand Companies and employees with the highest performance have the lowest fear of failure—and a high failure rate. Surprised? They have a high failure rate because they are comfortable with failure as a vehicle for growth....
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