Making Your Work, Work: Everyday performance revolution

Making Your Work, Work

Making Your Work, Work; Everyday performance revolution is a practical book, invaluable to individual managers who want to develop their approach to carrying out their own responsibilities. It also helps more senior managers who wish to lead their organisation toward a comprehensive transformation in culture and performance. The book provides practical approaches to management and improvement that are based upon the four key foundations detailed in Dr W. Edwards Deming’s ‘System of Profound Knowledge’.

In writing ‘Making your work work’, author Jan Gillett brings together more than forty years of experience in leading, managing and consulting across many different organisations.

Weathering the Storm eBook



How you can reduce costs and improve time to build for your housebuilding business

Exclusively Designed for housebuilders

With increasing costs and stagnating property prices the UK house building industry is approaching a perfect storm that could cause major issues for your business.

To survive this turbulent time you will need to focus on controlling costs and reducing your time to build. Two things that aren’t always easy to do!

Having spent the last 35 years working with house builders, construction firms and building material providers to help them resolve exactly these issues we know where to find the problems on your sites and how to resolve them effectively.

That’s why we created this free eBook to help you identify, and resolve, the key issues that are costing you money and delaying your build schedules.

£ 9 m

What you'll get from reading this ebook

In this eBook we go into detail on the four biggest issues on your sites right now and explain how you can identify them and what you need to do to resolve them successfully.

With the outlook for the UK residential property market continuing to worsen, it’s the house builders that take action now to fix these issues that will be the winners in this toughening market.

If you want to ensure your business is set up to survive the coming storm, you’ll want to read this eBook!

Working with the Grain (Second Edition)

Working with the Grain (Second Edition)

Working with the Grain; Uncommon sense for leaders is written by Jan Gillett and Jane Seddon whose years of experience has shaped this edition of the book which defines and proposes improvement and transformation approaches. This indispensable guide for managers explains how leaders can transform their organisations to become more efficient and provide a better service to their customers.

"This second edition is a complete and comprehensive revision following feedback from readers and practitioners. In this edition we have been able to synthesize our key principles and methodologies used to guide those who wish to take leadership of change."
Jan Gillett
Deputy Chairman