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Jun

Suri's New POLCA Book Receives Glowing Review on Popular European Blog

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Rajan Suri's new book, "The Practitioner's Guide to POLCA"  has received a very thorough and overall very complimentary review from a well-known blogger in Europe. Dr. Jaap van Ede's blog, "business-improvement.eu," focuses on business improvement methodologies and is widely read (typically thousands of hits daily). To link to the full review, please click Read More, below.

Full Review of "The Practitioner's Guide to POLCA"

A few excerpts from the review follow:

"20 years after he invented POLCA, Rajan Suri published a book which reviews the possibilities and experiences: The Practitioner’s Guide to POLCA. This book helps you to decide: POLCA yes, or POLCA no? It is also a guide to implement it. A very comprehensive and well-written book..."

"When POLCA was introduced, theoretical situations in which the system would fail were used to criticize it. Twenty years later, as shown in the book, the system has proven to be much more flexible and adaptable than originally thought. If you are considering implementing POLCA, reading Suri’s new book with many examples, implementation guidelines and possible adaptations, therefore is a good idea. Everything is explained in plain language."

"My conclusion regarding the book: The Practitioner’s Guide to POLCA is a very good and comprehensive book about POLCA and its possibilities and prerequisites..."

 The book is available for purchase under the Publications tab.

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