At last engineering is getting its due; engineers are finally cool. But few of us understand the engineering mindset. Itas the mindset that came up with flatpack furniture, disposable nappies, and the postal code; that solved Stockholmas traffic and the problem of bank closing times (the hole-in-the-wall); and whose seemingly simple ideas have saved countless lives, with innovations such as painting a line behind traffic lanes and combining GPS with 999. Itas a mindset much like a Swiss-army knife a multipurpose, combining structured and abstract thinking, common sense and great imagination, and cross-pollinating information from every possible sector. With the help of a cast of star engineers and fascinating, unexpected real world examples, Madhavan offers a framework for thinking creatively, systematically and strategically so that we can all learn to make better decisions in a complex world.Job, Behind the Wheel, aToyota Avalon, a April 13, 2000) contains the phrase a stonepecking noise. ... and Margareta LA¼tzhApfta#39;s 2011 paper aEthnography Reengineered: The Two Tribes Problema (Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science 12, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Think Like an Engineer|
|Publisher||:||Oneworld Publications - 2015-08-20|