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  1. X-SCM

    The New Science of X-treme Supply Chain Management

    By Lisa H Harrington, Sandor Boyson, Thomas Corsi

    Supply chain management today has never been more complex, more dynamic or more unpredictable. The good news is that new techniques for analyzing country-level investments, network configuration and in-sourcing/out-sourcing decisions can enable more precise and effective span of control. The...

    Published September 21st 2010 by Routledge

  2. Perspectives on Projects

    By Rodney J. Turner, Martina Huemann, Frank T. Anbari, Christophe N. Bredillet

    Modern project management had its genesis in the field of operations research in the late 1940s, but today it is a much more diverse subject. It has evolved and developed a much wider range of methods, techniques, and skills that the project manager can draw upon. Not all these skills are...

    Published May 24th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Global Supply Chain Management and International Logistics

    By Alan E. Branch

    The development of international trade is driven by international logistics and management and the provision of the global supply chain. The ultimate objective of global supply chain management is to link the market place, distribution network, manufacturing/processing/assembly process, and...

    Published December 19th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Managing and Delivering Performance

    By Bernard Marr

    Performance management is at the top of agendas in most government and public organizations, as well as many not-for-profit organizations. In this follow up to his successful book, Strategic Performance Management, the author focuses on the unique challenges public sector organizations face when...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Implementing Six Sigma and Lean

    By Ron Basu

    This is a comprehensive, user-friendly and hands-on book that is a single source of reference of tools and techniques for all quality practitioners. Implementing Six Sigma and Lean covers the basics of how to manage for consistently high quality and gives good coverage of both simple tools and...

    Published October 20th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT

    Edited by Peter Jones

    Handbook of Hospitality Operations and IT provides an authoritative resource forcritical reviews of research into both operations and IT management. Internationallyrenowned scholars provide in-depth essays and explanations of case studies, to illustratehow practices and concepts can be applied to...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Management by Process

    By John Jeston, Johan Nelis

    Business Processes are one of the critical drivers for any organisation in realizing their organizational strategic objectives. This means that management must constantly review and realign organizational processes to reflect the massively unfixed nature of business demands, such as changing market...

    Published April 14th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Location, Location, Location

    A Plant Location and Site Selection Guide

    Edited by Marcel De Meirleir

    Choosing the right location for a business can assure its success, and avoid costly problems. Location, Location, Location examines this foundational aspect of business profitability, and outlines the principles and procedures necessary to identify an optimal site. This practical book offers advice...

    Published February 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  9. Quality and Operations Management

    Revised Edition

    By Elearn

    Series: Management Extra

    This book considers the associated concepts of quality and operations and places customers at the heart of a quality business operation. It explains how organisations that are focused on delivering quality products and services continuously improve the design, planning and control of their...

    Published December 13th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Hotel Convention Sales, Services, and Operations

    By Pat Golden-Romero

    This text provides a comprehensive look at the fast growing meetings and convention market segment. A useful “how- to” guide, it takes students through all aspects of selling and servicing a convention at a hotel or other group meeting facility. In addition, it profiles the customer for meetings...

    Published April 9th 2007 by Routledge