In today's world, the most challenging task in manufacturing operations of any old company is to aim for quantum leaps in productivity along with head count reduction month after month. These sensitive issues should be handled by management to avoid catastrophic disasters including possible labor unrest. What can you expect if you are successful in managing your unit of manufacturing? The productivity enhancement could be in the range of 20-75% and the man power reduction can vary between 20-50% which can bring sparkling smiles to your face! Productivity Enhancement in Manufacturing Operations is aimed at helping and training the manufacturing team including HR personnel to become highly motivated and to avoid these dangerous pitfalls which require adequate thinking that is covered in Part 1. They are backed up solid experiences and evidences and hence one gets a practical approach to achieve much higher productivity enhancement " L. Ramkumar, MD, TII, Chennai "I may say that this book on productivity enhancement in manufacturing is a great gesture and legacy to the professionals who are striving to achieve exemplary productivity targets" Hussain Sehal , Executive Coach, Formerly Country HR Director, Areva & Schneider Electric India Mrs. Vanitha Mohan, Vice Chairman, Pricol Ltd, Coimbatore “This book in your hands is “one stop solution manual”, certainly not just a cliché expression.